Distribution Manager - Logistics

Job ID7F-52-2B-53-96-54
CompanyPlanta Landscape Inc.
Date Posted2021-05-11
Posted Until2021-11-07
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryTransportation
Employment conditions: Overtime, Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening, Weekend

Supervise, co-ordinate and schedule the activities of workers engaged in the following duties:
operate trucks and other transport vehicles; shipping, receiving, storing, distributing, and maintaining inventories of materials, parts, and products. Processing purchasing transactions; co-ordinating production work; dispatching crews; scheduling crews and routes; Establish methods to meet work schedules and co-ordinate work activities with other departments. Train workers in job duties, safety procedures, and company policies. Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve performance. Prepare and submit progress and other reports and co-ordinate activities with management.
Operate computer-aided communications and dispatching equipment; Dispatch personnel according to schedules and work orders; Dispatch personnel as required by emergency situations; Oversee maintenance of communications equipment; Advise vehicle operators of traffic and other problems; Schedule assignments and co-ordinate activities of vehicle operators, crews, and equipment; Handle wake-up calls; Keep track of shipments; Follow-up on issues with work orders; Knowledge of highway trucking and associated rules and regulations; Maintain vehicle operator work records covering recorded mileages, fuel use, repairs, and other expenses. May perform the same duties as workers supervised.

Transportation/Travel Information: Valid driver's license

Ability to Supervise: More than 20 people

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:
Work under pressure, Attention to detail, Fast-paced environment, Overtime required, Repetitive tasks, Tight-deadlines

Personal Suitability:
Organized, Excellent written communication, Excellent oral communication, Team player, Client focus, Values andethics, Flexibility, Reliability

Security and Safety
Criminal record check; Basic security clearance
Start DateAs soon as possible
Salary$30.00 / Hour
Education RequirementsBachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
Experience3 years to less than 5 years.
Experience in transportation operations, including supervisory experience.
LanguagesEnglish And Spanish
Work SettingsTransportation; Freight forwarding
Additional SkillsMaintain work records and logs; Ensure proper functioning of equipment; Ensure accuracy of completed time sheets, payroll and other summaries; Perform general office duties; Monitor personnel workloads and locations; Provide customer service
How To ApplyBy email to frank@plantalandscape.com