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Sr. Manager Land Operations

APL Long Beach, CA
  • Posted: October 17, 2019
  • Full-Time

APL, one of the world's leading ocean carriers, offers more than 90 weekly services and call ports in over 50 countries worldwide. We provide container transportation through our international shipping network which combines high-quality intermodal operations with advanced technology, equipment and e-commerce.

APL is part of the CMA CGM Group, a leading worldwide shipping group founded in 1978 by Jacques R. Saade. CMA CGM has a global presence thanks to its numerous vessels calling various ports all over the world. CMA CGM has grown continuously, and has been constantly innovating to offer its clients new sea, land and logistics solutions. Headquartered in Marseilles, the Group has employees all over the world in hundreds of agencies.
With over 160 years of experience, APL has the knowledge and the expertise to help our customers grow their businesses and negotiate in an increasingly complex and ever-changing global marketplace - whether that is venturing into new territories or growing in already developed markets.

Supervisor, Network Ops








Summary Description
This position is responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

Manage and execute the tactical distribution of work to the OCU ensuring efficient and timely completion of each task for EB Logistics, Equipment, and Transportation. Manage the timeliness and accuracy of data integrity via the use if KPIs.

Provide clear direction and communication between management and the OCU to ensure a safe, productive, and pleasant work environment in the Long Beach Network Logistics office. The administration of the OCU Collective Bargaining Agreement to include Hire, Transfer, Suspend, Recall, and Discharge OCU employees. Direct and assign work to OCU employees as required and in accordance with the OCU Contract ensuring equitable distribution of work in Equipment, Transportation, and EB Logistics. Recognize/Reward OCU employees as deemed necessary.

Manage Time in Lieu's and Grievances as required and in accordance with the OCU Collective Bargaining Agreement and take corrective action as necessary. - Manage the execution of the tactical business and work flow as directed by the process owners of Equipment, Transportation, and Network Logistics.Provide daily Operations & Logistics support for unexpected issues and problem resolution for Long Beach Equipment, Transportation, and Network Logistics.

This position is responsible for tactical management of Network Logistics and Operations for EB Logistics, Equipment, and Transportation as directed by Scottsdale, North America personnel. Manage the OCU in accordance with the OCU Contract, and the execution of the tactical workflow in the Long Beach Network Logistics Department.

Close Supervision: The incumbent(s) is assigned duties according to specified procedures and receives detailed instructions. Work is checked frequently

Occasional Supervision: The incumbent(s) performs a variety of routine work within established policies and procedures, and receives detailed instructions on new projects and assignments.

Minimal Supervision: The incumbent(s) normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work and receives general instructions on new assignments

Direction: The incumbent(s) establishes methods and procedures for attaining specific goals and objectives, and receives guidance in terms of broad goals. Only the final results of work are typically reviewed.

General Direction: The incumbent(s) exercises wide latitude in determining objectives and approaches to critical assignments and goals.

Job Qualifications

Required Education
Bachelor's degree in transportation is strongly preferred or business management or equivalent work experience.4 year college degree or equivalent work experience required.

Thorough knowledge of stevedoring, terminal operations from an APL Liner perspective
Customer service experience
Truck Transportation Management - Equipment Management
EB Logistics Management Additional Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Process Management Leadership
Excellent organizational and project management
Negotiation - Excellent interpersonal Skills - Strong Communication
Strong Labor Relations OCU Management - Contract interpretation
Commitment to task - Communications (written & spoken)
Interpersonal Skills - Detail orientated - Business Knowledge
Customer service oriented - Decisive and thorough
Able to adjust priorities - Labor Relations - Contract Negotiation Skills
Teamwork - showing a commitment to teamwork and collaboration - Respect - extending dignity and respect to all people
Integrity - fostering trust and a positive work environment - Innovation - bringing creativity to the workplace
Customer Focus - achieving Company, department, and personal goals through a strong customer focus


Skill Sets

Language Skills

APL is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.
Alternative application methods are available for individuals who are unable to use or access our online application system. For assistance, please contact us at



Long Beach, CA
90806 USA

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