Logistics Manager

Job Locations US-CA-Ontario
Job ID
2018-2612
Category
Operations
# of Openings
1

Overview

WAXIE Sanitary Supply has an open Fleet Manager position located in the Ontario, California area. The Fleet Manager is responsible for managing a team of drivers, driver leads and fleet administrators and will be instituting and enforcing safety programs pertaining to both WAXIE, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and all state and local laws.  Additionally, this person will establish open and effective communication with WAXIE customers, Warehouse Manager, Supervisors, Leads, Sales team and our Corporate staff. They will also serve as a key member of Ontario's branch leadership team and report in directly to the Operations Manager. 

 

WAXIE offers benefits including medical/dental/401K and tuition reimbursement. We operate Monday-Friday with weekends and holidays off! 

Essential Duties

Personnel

  • Selects, trains, motivates, and lead a team of Drivers.
  • Educates staff on current WAXIE policies and procedures as well as promotes company specific programs relating to safety initiatives.
  • Responsible for maintaining a cohesive working relationship with Penske while ensuring that fleet cost for fuel, maintenance, leases and rentals are accurate.
  • Establish a good working relationship with each Driver to promote a cohesive working relationship supporting goal attainment.
  • Appraise performance and recommend salary and disciplinary actions.
  • Create an excellent working relationship with Warehouse Leads, and Warehouse Manager/Supervisor (AM/PM).
  • Participate as a key member of the Branch management and Safety Committee team.
  • Approve time cards, overtime, and requests for time off ensuring payroll is accurate for each Driver.
  • Measure and record Driver performance and productivity as it relates to route completion and safe driving.
  • Provide employees (Drivers) to assist in the warehouse and other functions during fluctuations of work load.
  • Conduct weekly meetings with the Warehouse Manager to review the following; prior week’s load performance, Reverse logistics process, go-again issues, upcoming scheduling challenges, same day requests, on-boarding notification of new employees and or personnel issues, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Transportation

  • Primary Transportation Management Software router through proper use and maintenance of customer data base (GeoCodes/Timewindows/Delivery Days).
  • Ensure customer’s delivery needs are met in a timely and accurate manner by documenting specific shipping instructions in both A+ and the TMS.
  • Provide consistent feedback relating to the correct and safe loading of customer orders noting shortages, incorrect units of measure, and improper loading to prevent damage.
  • Monitor vehicle maintenance program and act as primary contact with Penske concerning vehicle issues for PM, new vehicle leases, fuel tax reporting, rental agreements, and vehicle turn in process.
  • Utilize and evaluate Drivers through the proper use of On-Demand.
  • Review both the working condition and physical appearance of vehicles to ensure compliance with vehicle damage reporting.
  • Conduct/schedule routine Driver ride along(s).
  • Provide Driver new hire orientation, safety ride along check rides, cargo security checks.
  • Provide route conciliation process for Reverse Logistics ensuring that inventory is properly accounted for while processing Go-Again deliveries.
  • Have a keen understanding of the FMCSR(s) program and participate in training courses when necessary.
  • Ensure compliance with FMCSR(s) and ensure that WAXIE successfully passes all DOT and CHP compliance inspections.

 

Safety

  • Adhere to all WAXIE & OSHA safety protocols.
  • Conduct monthly safety meetings.
  • Conduct all driver and vehicle safety investigations to determine root cause while administering the correct level of coaching/counseling.
  • Manage and implement Smith Driver training on an annual basis in conjunction with the application and administration of SMARTDrive.
  • Provide proper safety training on Driver Safety, Vehicle Procedures, Material Handling Equipment, Ergonomic lifting, and Personal Protective Equipment.
  • Report and correct all safety violations and unsafe working conditions.
  • Maintain Driver Qualification Files to ensure compliance with applicable FMCSR(s).

WAXIE Sanitary Supply is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or Associates Degree
  • Previous fleet/transportation management or supervisory experience
  • Driving experience and Class A license (Preferred)
  • Knowledge of DOT regulations
  • Knowledge of delivery areas
  • Computer (Windows based PC) and typing
  • Oral and written communication
  • AS 400 (system) knowledge
  • Transportation and routing
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds

WAXIE Sanitary Supply is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Don't see a position you are looking for? Connect with us so we can reach to you about future opportunities you may be a good match for. We look forward to hearing from you!