Transportation Supervisor

Job Locations US-CA-Santa Ana
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WAXIE Sanitary Supply is looking for a talented Transportation Supervisor to join the team in the Santa Ana, California location! This position is responsible for planning and managing divisional delivery fleet operations. Additionally, this person will be in charge of managing a fleet of CDL and Non-CDL drivers and a transportation router. 


This position is a day shift, Monday through Friday, with weekends and holidays off. 


WAXIE offers five comprehensive medical benefits packages along with dental/vision/401K and tuition reimbursement.



Essential Duties


  • Select, train, motivate, and lead a team of drivers.
  • Know, support and enforce company policies.
  • Establish a good working relationship with each driver.
  • Appraise performance and recommend salary and disciplinary actions.
  • Create an excellent working relationship with Warehouse Leads, and Warehouse Manager/Supervisor (AM/PM).
  • Fill in for the Warehouse Manager when needed.
  • Participate as a key member of the Division 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.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Ensure compliance with FMCSR(s) and ensure that WAXIE successfully passes all DOT and CHP compliance inspections.


  • Adhere to all WAXIE & OSHA safety protocols.
  • Conduct monthly safety meetings.
  • 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.
  • Monitor Driver safety performance through the use of SmartDrive and Driver’s Alert.
  • Understand evacuation plans in case of a fire or natural disaster.


  • High School Diploma or Associates Degree
  • Previous fleet/transportation management or supervisory experience
  • Current Holder of a Class A CDL with driving experience and the ability to obtain a hazmat endorsement if hired. 
  • Knowledge of DOT regulations
  • Knowledge of local delivery areas
  • Computer (Windows based PC) and typing
  • Strong communication skills (both written and oral)
  • AS 400 (system) knowledge preferred
  • Previous routing experience preferred.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds

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


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