Direct Supervision of labor in
the dock operation. Plan, direct and coordinate all facets of
unloading and loading of trailers, and yard jockey activities.
Continuous monitoring of dock activity to ensure productivity metrics
are met and company policy/procedure are executed. Provide direction
in the proper unloading, loading, stowage, and securement of freight
on the dock and on trailers. Direct and ensure employees load for
axle and employ proper Hazmat segregation rules in the loading of
trailers. Perform administrative duties associated with the dock
operation including PC & computer entries, OSD write-ups &
investigation, door status, labor hours etc. Minimize OS&D through constant monitoring of
loading and stripping of trailers. Assist and has responsibility for
the hiring ,training, evaluation, and disciplinary actions of
employees. Interface with other departments including Load Planning,
Data Entry, Outbound Dispatch, OSD, and Maintenance as needs dictate.
Operate forklift to load and unload trucks as required.
Minimum 3-5 years front line
verifiable supervisory experience. Able to receive and provide
direction as needed. Obtain t thorough
understanding of company policy and practices with respect to dock
operation. General knowledge of freight characteristics and packing
rules. Knowledge of axle loading parameters and freight securement
techniques. Understand and communicate Hazmat rules relative to
separation tables. Ability to coach and counsel a diverse group of
individuals providing training, direction, counsel etc as needed.
Must be able to become forklift certified. PC literate, use of Excel,
Word, & in-house dock software required. Basic mathematical
We are and will continue to be an Equal Opportunity