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Bulk Tank Operations Supervisor - Dispatcher

Andrews Logistics
Allentown, PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Andrews Logistics, an Asset-based trucking company is seeking THE HIGHEST PERFORMING Operations Supervisor in the area and will compensate accordingly based on experience with opportunities to advance. Andrews is seeking the best in the Allentown, PA area to lead and manage our team of professional truck drivers from our Allentown area. The perfect candidate will be a team player with a strong work ethic, integrity and initiative. Will understand and have experience in leading and managing a driver team to maximize service and safety performance. We have the best customers in the area who value safety and service and have consistent levels of business. We pay our drivers well and run late model equipment from our Allentown facilities.


SUMMARY:

Manage driver team to pick up and deliver on time in the safest manner possible reporting to Allentown Terminal Manager. Utilize our systems to receive customer orders, communicate dispatch information to drivers and keep customers informed of any challenges that arise which might impact service. Communicate all special instructions and work with driver’s to maximize performance in MPG & idle time efficiency to include their safety performance.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:


Develop a professional but meaningful relationship with each driver in order to insure his/her needs are being met by the company.

Schedule and assign loads effectively and efficiently.
Live update and keep current all daily activities in dispatch system.
Verify equipment availability with shop.
Communicate timely and effectively with customers

Communicate with drivers and terminal manager.
Advocate and maintain commitment to safety by utilizing Target Zero program.
Maintain positive attitude with drivers, staff and supervisors.
Promote positive attitude with customers.
Review and maintain driver electronic logs  
Schedule equipment for all PM and DOT tests and inspections.
Accurately process driver paperwork.

Perform all other duties as specified by Terminal Manager.
 

 

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Qualified applicant must be a team player and strong leader with excellent communication skills. Must be able to demonstrate the ability to organize, direct and manage multiple tasks in a changing complex environment. Intermediate PC, internet, email, and computer skills required. Prior experience with TMW, TMT, Peoplenet or other electronic logging a plus.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High school diploma and 1 plus years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Tanker industry experience preferred.   Understand equipment utilization and allocation.  Knowledge of DOT regulations.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

Fast-paced transportation terminal environment.

WORK HOURS AND AVAILABILITY:

Designated work location at office or terminal for an average of 45 to 50 hours per week.  Must be available and on call while off-duty.  Off most weekends but must be available for emergency situations.

 

JOB PERFORMANCE STANDARDS:
The following is a comprehensive list of the specific criteria by which a person in this position will be measured and graded for their performance:


Deliveries are accurately scheduled and delivered on time.
Ability to work effectively as a part of a team and/or individually.
Maintain positive driver relations.
100% adherence to all safety and legal regulations
Equipment tracking, maintenance, and reporting..
All internal and external reports are accurately completed and submitted in a timely manner.
Ensure that all Company policies and procedures and Standard Operating Procedures are adhered to.

 

We offer a competitive compensation package based on experience.
Insurance: Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Retirement 401K with company match.

 

Andrews Logistics

Why Work Here?
Andrews Logistics is a well established FAMILY owned company. We have the best customers base in the Liquid industry.

Address

1425 N Maxwell St

Allentown, PA
18109 USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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