The Everest Group

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Senior Transportation Manager

Please send resumes to Chau Trieu at [email protected]

Our client, Performance Team is an industry-leading third-party logistics provider with nearly 30 years of experience in Warehousing, Distribution, Consolidation and Transportation. PT has 20 domestic hubs strategically located near major ports, interstate highways and intermodal rail lines allowing them to provide a variety of services to an array of industry verticals including mass retail, apparel, and footwear companies.

Carteret, NJ

The Senior Operations Manager – Transportation will be responsible for running shift in a 600,000 sq. ft. warehouse with 100+ employees.

Role you will play:
Plan and manage effective space utilization, meeting cost and service standards. Monitors space to ensure it meets company standards and customer product requirements. 
Develop, implement, and maintain product locator system that is effective for both customer and productivity, and updates as needed.
Responsible for yard drivers including scheduling and maintaining support for building
Responsible for working with Transportation to schedule shuttle driver requirements
Lead on YMS – YardView for the location
Responsible for 2 overflow yards
Responsible for the operations portion of the transportation business.
Maintain fleet operations and budget
Manages and directs procedures to ensure the security of assets and prevention of damages and loss to inventory. Responsible for cycle counts that will audit inventory accuracy and maintain reports as required
Trains and ensures all assigned employees are aware of and comply with company, government, and customer policies, procedures, and regulations.

Background Profile:
Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree preferred
Experience managing at least 50 non-exempt associates reporting directly to this position
5+ years’ experience in a fast-paced yard management environment
Strong proficiency in utilizing YMS, TMS
Experience with developing key performance indicators (KPIs) to drive operations and financial objectives
Strong tactical management experience

Competitive Salary
Bonus eligibility
Benefits package