Trimac Transportation Inc. requires a Traffic Supervisor for the Bayport, TX branch.
Reporting to a Branch Manager, Senior Traffic Supervisor or Operations Manager, the Traffic Supervisor is an exempt position that is responsible for the daily scheduling of company and independent contracted resources to meet customer requirements, focusing on maximizing payload and utility in a safe manner.
In accordance with current Operating Standards, Company Policies and Procedures and in the best interests of the Company its customers, contractors, employees and the Public, the Traffic Supervisors responsibilities include:
Ensure the drivers have the proper instructions to perform their duties safely.
Listen to all driver concerns and act on them appropriately as they relate to:
Drivers ability to perform his duties effectively
Opportunities that would increase efficiency for both the Company and the customer
Dispatch drivers using a fair and consistent approach
Coordinate the daily assignment of company and contracted resources to maximize equipment utility and payload while maintaining a high level of customer service.
Coordinate the servicing and inspection of branch equipment daily with the shop personnel.
Ensure trailer interior washes are completed where required.
Ensure all orders and trip events are recorded in TMW in an accurate and timely fashion.
Where applicable ensure that invoicing and driver pay are completed daily.
Where applicable audit TMW reports for compliance requirements.
Ensure the Company meets all customer requirements and any changes are communicated immediately
Service failure reports are recorded in TMW and brought to the attention of the Branch Manager or designate.
Safety and Regulatory
Ensure that the driver has adequate time to perform his duties safely and within the Hours of Work regulations
Ensure all drivers and equipment meet regulatory and corporate compliance.
Assign the proper equipment for the jurisdiction and the job requirements.
- Two to three years of related experience and/or training
- Good knowledge for transportation industry
- Experience in bulk and/or hazardous commodities is desirable
- Advanced communication and managerial skills
- Self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
- Experience in computerized environment
- High school diploma required; some college preferred
The minimum education or formal training for this position includes the following Provincial/State or other vocational or professional certification, trade license, apprenticeship or degree:
n Mandatory Specifically: High School Diploma
n Preferred Specifically: Community College: Business Administration
Relevant experience from previous jobs that would be required before entering this job, including time spent in formal apprenticeships.
n 1 year
Interested applicants please send your resume to:
Trimac Transportation - 18 months ago
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