Sysco Manager, Transportation - SSMG - US in Irvine, California
US1074 Newport Meat Southern California, Inc.
Minimum Level of Education:
High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience:
Responsible for the safe, efficient, and timely delivery of the product to our customers, accomplished through thorough planning and an on-going process of monitoring driver performance, equipment condition and performance, and business volume, while effectively managing expenses in an ever-changing environment.RESPONSIBILITIES
Closely monitor driver performance via the use of available technology and other control features
Maintain detailed records of driver pay, equipment maintenance, and equipment performance
Review driver logs and paperwork to ensure accuracy and adherence to policy and Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations
Closely monitor equipment to ensure safe operation and minimize breakdown
Order necessary parts and equipment used in driver performance of responsibilities
Review routing and make the necessary adjustments to ensure optimal efficiency
Hire, train, direct and discipline transportation personnel to achieve the most effective use of human and physical assets
Plan and schedule the assignment of work for transportation personnel
Process weekly payroll
Verify vendor invoices and complete A/P vouchers
Monitor trip records and fuel reports for mileage, fuel costs, and fuel economy
Monitor monthly expenses in relation to planning and make the necessary changes
Perform the necessary requirements of the Department of Transportation
Other duties as assigned by Management
Assure safety awareness and compliance practices are adhered to in the department and distribution center
Direct and coordinate all driver observations relative to safe operations, the performance of PWM and accurate delivery procedures.
QUALIFICATIONSEducationA high school diploma/GED
4 - 8 years of transportation experience
4-year degree plus 4 years of transportation supervisory experience and a broad understanding of computer systems, routing, and Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations is preferred.
Good employee relations must
Work is primarily sedentary in nature
Frequent standing and bending is required when checking equipment
A substantial portion of the day is spent on key entry
You must have the ability to communicate clearly, primarily via telephone, with vendors, shippers, customers, and company personnel.
May be required to drive and/or help unload products weighing up to 75 lbs
Move product on the 2-wheeler
You must be able to read text that is close and at a distance with or without correction
You are required to be constantly alert while driving.
In addition, you must be able to perform a manual task, hear, sit, reach, and interact with others
Working ConditionsActivities occur both inside (protection from weather conditions but not temperature changes) and outsideEquipment OperatedA calculator, copier, fax, PC, CRT, Microsoft Office applications and telephone equipment are used in this positionLicense or CertificationsNone, however a CDL driver's license and certificate of Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations training is preferred
Candidates hired in positions eligible for Sysco benefits who start work in the months of May and June 2021 may be eligible for medical and prescription drug plan coverage effective on their date of hire*. This special medical and prescription drug plan eligibility period supersedes the standard benefit information below regarding Sysco’s benefits eligibility period. Standard eligibility rules (below) still apply to all other Sysco benefits. *exclusions/exceptions may apply
· Monday - Friday schedules available
· Competitive pay
· Ongoing job skills training, leadership development training
· Career growth opportunities – we promote from within!
· Paid vacation and holidays
· Comprehensive healthcare benefits
· Generous retirement benefits
· Employee discount programs
· Referral Bonus
· Safety programs
· Service recognitions and employee rewards
· Cross training opportunities
· More benefits, too many to name
What are we doing to keep our employees safe with regards to COVID-19?
· Personal protective equipment and masks provided
· Temperature screenings
· Social distancing guidelines in place
· Sanitizing, disinfecting, and cleaning procedures in place
You will be eligible for benefits effective the first of the month coinciding with or following 60 days of employment with the Company or in accordance with state law. Available benefits include health care benefits, retirement benefits, and paid days off, including sick leave and vacation.
Visit https://www.syscobenefits.com/ to view additional information on benefits.
HOW WE PROTECT OUR ASSOCIATES
Personal protective equipment and masks provided
Social distancing guidelines in place
Sanitizing, disinfecting, and cleaning procedures in place
Sysco is the global leader in foodservice distribution. With over 57,000 associates and a fleet of over 13,000 vehicles, Sysco operates approximately 326 distribution facilities worldwide and serves more than 625,000 customer locations.
We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We’re looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why Sysco is at the heart of food and service.
AFFIRMATIVE ACTION STATEMENT:
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.