Job Vacancy San Antonio – Transportation Supervisor Kroger

Job title: San Antonio – Transportation Supervisor

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: High School Diploma/GED Desired

Required Travel: Up to 25%

Required Certifications/Licenses: Driver’s License

Position Type: Full-Time

Regions: South

States: Texas

Keywords: San Antonio, Transportation, Supervisor, Leader

Jobs at Kroger Manufacturing: To support and reward our hardworking and friendly associates, we offer much more than just a paycheck. We strive to feed your future by offering the ingredients you need to create your own recipe for success at work and in life. Our associates receive a full plate of benefits that promote their physical, emotional and financial well-being, including access to competitive health care and retirement benefits, paid time off, mental health resources, associate discounts and opportunities to learn, grow and advance. Our associates also get to help us make a difference in our communities through our Zero Hunger | Zero Waste and Framework for Action: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion plans. Visit the to learn more about our work in the communities we serve and how our associates help us be a good neighbor.

Below is a list of some of the benefits we offer our associates.

Health & Well-being Benefits:

  • Health care benefits
  • Paid time off such as vacation, sick leave, and parental leave
  • Mental and emotional support resources through our Employee Assistance Program

Financial Benefits:

  • Participation in a 401(k) plan, subject to certain eligibility requirements
  • Group term life insurance eligible
  • Eligible for an annual bonus based upon company performance
  • Associate discounts

Growth and Development Benefits:

  • Tuition assistance, college scholarships and educational leave of absence, depending on varying criteria by location and subject to certain eligibility requirements
  • Robust internal training and development resources to grow your career

We want the best for associates and our customers, and together, we strive to create a welcoming and engaging environment where you’ll love to work. If you are interested in becoming a valued member of our team, apply now. We look forward to getting to know you!

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: TX || San Antonio || 4325 Milling Road || 78219 || Kroger Logistics || None || Logistics/Supply Chain; Management || Employee || Exempt || Full-Time || Driver’s License

Expected salary:

Location: San Antonio, TX

Job date: Thu, 07 Sep 2023 22:02:36 GMT

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