Job Vacancy Fulfillment Transportation Supervisor – Miami Kroger

Job title: Fulfillment Transportation Supervisor – Miami

Company: Kroger

Job description: Job Description:

Company Name: Kroger Logistics

Position Type: Employee

FLSA Status: Exempt

Position Summary

Assist in the oversight and execution of daily operations in the transportation department. Understand total distribution, transportation and store operations, with an emphasis on carrier supply chain programs to provide lower cost of product. Coordinate activities of third-party vendors. Responsible for hourly associates’ safety, productivity, and engagement supporting all facets of transportation, operating efficiency, and customer satisfaction. Demonstrate the company’s core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion, and safety.

Essential Job Functions * Supervise and develop a team of non-exempt associates in daily operations

  • Maintain on-time deliveries with a Full, Fresh and Friendly mindset
  • Collaborate/build relationships with other DTC departments to coordinate schedules and deliveries
  • Follow established programs, policies and practices to identify and address transportation/service opportunities in a timely manner
  • Assist in identifying/designing technology and procedural based solutions to increase associate’s productivity and adhere to proper and safe work methods regarding equipment activity and yard control system
  • Support and communicate with other department supervisors and managers in problem solving through collaborative efforts to schedule deliveries, equipment, and back hauls
  • Communicate with the stores to solve delivery problems
  • Maintain record of mileage, fuel used, repairs made, and other expenses
  • Track trailers using Orbcomm technology
  • Establish delivery routes and maintain record of mileage, fuel used, repairs made, and other expenses
  • Execute the backhaul program with strong emphasis on O.R.A.D. compliance
  • Communicate with fellow supervisor and management on all activities related to daily operations and aligning the business, people and safety practices to achieve key metrics
  • Maintain high standards of professionalism and a positive work environment
  • Create a responsive and informed workforce through communication methods that include, but not limited to, regular meetings and huddles
  • Supervise and coach direct reports in the performance of their duties; complete performance reviews and provide feedback to direct reports
  • Must be able to perform the essential job functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation

Minimum Position Qualifications * High School Diploma or GED

  • 2+ years of experience in Transportation, Distribution, Manufacturing
  • Ability to collaborate and work cooperatively in a team-based environment
  • Ability to identify business problems and develop efficient and effective solutions
  • Ability to prioritize/multi-task while providing accurate/on-time results
  • Ability to respond to changing business priorities
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated ability to coach and train
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Strong time management skills
  • Strong understanding of industry/technical terms and processes
  • Strong understanding of D.O.T. compliance laws

Desired Previous Experience/Education * Bachelor’s Degree

  • 2+ years of experience leading a team or project

Education Level: Associates Desired

Required Travel: None

Required Certifications/Licenses: None

Position Type: Full-Time

Regions: South

States: Florida


Jobs at Kroger Logistics: Kroger Logistics is a best-in-class supply chain team that services our more than 2,500 grocery and convenience stores that stretch coast-to-coast across the U.S., including Alaska. We are comprised of more than 30 distribution centers, regional freight centers, transportation and office locations. In Kroger Logistics, we offer career opportunities in Safety, Professional Driving, Warehouse Operations, International Logistics, Engineering, Supply Chain and Human Resources. If you are looking for an ever-changing, fast-paced environment focused on supporting our Customer 1St Strategy, we welcome your online application.

Company Overview: Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of . At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone™ and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit®. We are committed to creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

Posting Notes: FL || Opa-Locka || 14150 NW 56th Ct Suite 100 || 33054 || Kroger Logistics || None || Logistics/Supply Chain; Management; Operations || Employee || Exempt || Full-Time || None

Expected salary:

Location: Opa Locka, FL

Job date: Sun, 10 Sep 2023 02:51:26 GMT

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