FLEET SUPERVISOR- Longview @ Dollar General

Job Information

Job Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

80%

  • § Responsibility for driver safety, FMCSA, and DOT compliance.
  • § Accountable for on time store delivery routes, tractor utilization, and driver pay.

20%

  • § Builds strong relationships with drivers through understanding their work life, meeting their expectations, and quarterly face to face business meetings with each driver.
  • § Accountable for driver training, time at home, driver retention, idle reduction, mpg improvement, driver load dispatch assignment, load optimizing, equipment usage, and effective use of the driver management system.  Promotes a safety culture by evaluating the safety performance of all drivers.
Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs):

  • § Proven Leadership and in-depth knowledge of dedicated transportation operations, FMCSA and DOT regulations.
  • § Understanding of Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA) program.
  • § Strong communication (written and verbal), listening, interpersonal problem solving and innovative thinking skills.
  • § High attention to detail, strong planning, and organization skills
  • § Understands driver logs, hours of service, and dedicated operations.
  • § Proficient in usage of transportation optimization software to perform routing, tendering, scheduling, and shipment tracking.
  • § Ability to function in a high-stress environment
  • § Must know MS Office software
  • § 10% travel required

Work Experience &/or Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or Logistics preferred, or comparable experience of one to three years in transportation operations for a retailer, manufacturing company, major carrier, or logistics company required.  One to three years transportation experience managing at least 40 or more drivers preferred
  • One to three years onsite driver management experience preferred
  • One year Driver Dispatch Management System (satellite dispatch systems) experience (McLeod, TMW, Telogis, Dispatch Tracks, AS400)

Benefits:
Experience Level: Junior/Associate
Work From: Onsite

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