Day & Ross Freight Operations Manager Full Time in Edmonton, AB

Day & Ross Freight

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Operations Manager
Edmonton, AB

As an Operations Manager you are responsible to safely lead the operations team to meet stakeholder expectations with respect to service and productivity to…

The Day & Ross Transportation Group is currently seeking a full-time Operations Manager for our Freight division in Calgary, AB.

Please note: Relocation opportunity available.

Day & Ross Freight is committed to an exceptional customer experience. We achieve this by being: authentic, committed, caring, trusted, and enthusiastic.

As an Operations Manager you are responsible to safely lead the operations team to meet stakeholder expectations with respect to service and productivity to responsibly manage to budgeted costs. This position is all about driving change, continuous improvement, problem solving and effective communication. All this would be achieved through having a solid, productive team.

To be successful in this role, you will effectively complete the following (not an exhaustive list of responsibilities):

  • Coaching and developing your team by having a positive attitude, collaborative working relationships, and providing clear direction to supervisors.
  • Ability to communicate clear expectations and hold team accountable while managing time effectively and independently
  • Proven experience getting things done by improving existing processes while meeting established deadlines
  • Improve the customer experience and control costs
  • Quickly and practically solve problems
  • Understand our processes, policies and practices to make informed decisions – based on the safety, service, and productivity standards in the terminal
  • Collaborates to provide high level, effective service by working with other terminals and departments
  • Ensuring the team is providing accurate information to facilitate a safe and timely delivery of customer shipments

To be qualified for this role, please ensure your resume clearly displays some or all of the following :

  • Experience managing a team of front line managers/supervisors, managing performance
  • 3-5 years transportation, terminal operational experience is necessary
  • Experience managing department budget
  • Education – secondary school, technical training/transportation/logistics/3PL
  • Good Computer skills – accuracy, MS products, AS400, web based programs

This is an opportunity to join one of the largest national transportation companies in Canada where you will have opportunity and growth in your career.

Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to reference and criminal background checks prior to employment .

We thank you for your application, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

With a focus on quality customer service that extends to our valued employees, Day & Ross has been continuously recognized as an honored recipient of Canada’s Best Managed Companies since 2005. We offer our full-time employees a generous Benefits package and a company matched Pension plan.

As a federally regulated employer, The Day & Ross Transportation Group fully supports the principles of employment equity and encourages all qualified members of the designated groups to apply.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Edmonton, AB

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-11
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