Shamrock Foods Company Transportation Supervisor - Denver, CO in Denver, Colorado

Summary & ResponsibilitiesThe Transportation supervisor directs, plans and coordinates dailyoperational activities of the Transportation Department including; managingdelivery activities and associates within the Transportation Departmentthrough the efficient use of equipment, manpower and routing.Responsibilities:* Plans, assigns, and directs daily operations through dispatch staff asmeasured by departmental goals and objectives.* Reviews dispatch operations to identify technical and operational trainingneeds and recommend operational improvements to assure timely dispatch in bothtransportation and warehouse. Measured by dispatch training schedule.* Analyzes costs in order to control expenditures and stay with-in plannedbudget as measured by weekly and monthly budget reports. Including;maintaining standard production levels and manage overtime to achievebudgetary guidelines.* Works with HR with all facets of transportation personnel to include but notlimited to; interviewing, hiring, training, terminations,disciplinary issues and driver performance according to DOT laws and SFCpolicies as measured by recruitment and turnover rate.* Trains drivers on transportation system; CADEC (on-board computer andhand held scanner) as measured by department training guidelines and DOTcompliance rules.* Coordinate the assignment and maintenance of all equipment includingtractors and trailers as measured by DOT compliance laws on safety and companypolicies regarding equipment maintenance and safety.* Completes departmental assignments as measured by department goals.* Participates in meetings and training programs as measured by goals andobjectives set by the Transportation Manager.* Train and comply with DOT and safety procedures as measured by thedepartment handbook, Shamrock policies and DOT laws.* Maintains a good relationship with area sales force and customers.* Coordinates back hauls and pick-ups.* Other duties may be assigned.Qualifications* High school diploma required. Associate's degree or equivalent two yearcollege preferred.* Class "A" CDL and acceptable 39 month MVR required.* Must be knowledgeable of all federal and state regulations as applicable tothe DOT law.* Minimum of 3 years experience in Food Service.* Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Products.* Must be flexible to work various schedules including overnights regularlyCorporate SummaryAt Shamrock Foods Company, people come first - our associates, ourcustomers, and the families we serve across the nation. A privately-held,family-owned and -operated Forbes 500 company, Shamrock is an innovator inthe food industry and has been since being founded in Arizona in 1922.Shamrock specializes in the manufacturing and distribution of quality food andfood-related products through a family of companies, including ShamrockFoods foodservice distribution and Shamrock Farms dairy manufacturing.