ABF Freight System, Inc Operations Supervisor in Kansas City, Missouri
Now is your chance to join one of the country's largest and most trusted LTL carriers: ABF Freight is looking for new team members across the country!
ABF Freight, an ArcBest company, is an exceptional company where driven people have rewarding careers. Our pace of expansion means we're looking for people with The Skill & The Will to serve customers who depend on us for customized transportation and logistics solutions.
It's more than a job; it's a career.
General Description of Duties:
Ensure all terminal operations work is performed according to approved company procedures, standards, and specification. Supervise all activities of terminal workers, and support personnel engaged in loading and unloading activities.
Essential Job Duties/Responsibilities:
Plan, supervise, and control available resources associated with the timely, damage-free, and safe loading/unloading of freight on assigned shifts
Maintain appropriate load plans, and ensure proper load balance for safe vehicle operation
Assign job tasks to workers according to unloading and loading schedules
Coordinate work assignments, and monitor performances
Provide training, performance feedback, and disciplinary recommendations, as needed
Provide a clean, safe working environment for all personnel and visiting customers
Foster safe handling, loading, unloading, and storage of hazardous materials
Maintain a positive attitude in a highly intense environment
Work in a team setting to accomplish department goals
Other duties, as assigned
Bachelor's degree, preferred
High School Diploma, GED equivalent, required
Terminal, transportation, and/or other related experience, preferred
Supervisory experience, preferred
General knowledge of freight, imports, exports, and proper freight handling techniques
Basic PC skills, including Microsoft Office
Ability to perform physical labor (bending, heavy lifting, etc.)
Must be detail oriented and enjoy a fast paced, multi-tasking, customer service minded environment
Must have excellent verbal and written communications and organizational skills
Must display sense of urgency, ability to work under pressure, with attention to detail
Excellent health, dental, and vision benefits
Opportunity to participate in a company sponsored 401K
Vacation eligibility during the first year!
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An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability