OverviewLoblaw Transportation Supervisor Full Time in Calgary, AB
Branch Calgary AB CA
Strong understanding of logistics and transport in the Western Canadian industry. Build and maintain good working relationships with carriers and in the…
Loblaw Companies Limited is now accepting resumes for a Transportation Supervisor.
We are looking for an energetic, motivated individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced and constantly evolving environment. As a member of Outbound Transportation, you will be responsible for coordinating activities in the transportation and movement of goods.
•Coordinate operational plans in concert with other corporate departments to ensure excellent transportation service is provided to the business
•Work with the Distribution Center, Supply Chain and Customers on resolving issues
•Scheduling and dispatching of freight; track and trace goods in transit
•Resolves problems, amends routes and arrange for emergency shipments
•Build and maintain good working relationships with carriers and in the transport vendor/service community
•Main contact for external customers and various levels of retail.
•Communicate with the various procurement groups when additional service is required.
•Update dispatch/operations when variances to daily outbound plans occur.
•Monitor multiple orders to ensure accuracy and follow up with customers/retail when required.
•Ensure that daily and weekly reports are completed, accurate and sent on time.
•Ensure that trailer fleet is maintained, tracked, records kept up to date and are accurate.
•Any other duties as required
•Computer savvy with experience and knowledge of Microsoft Applications (Outlook, Word and Excel)
•Strong understanding of logistics and transport in the Western Canadian industry
•Demonstrated organizational and problem solving skills necessary; accuracy and attention to detail required traits.
•Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a commitment to ensuring customer satisfaction for both internal and external customers.
•High level of integrity, motivation and the ability to work independently and as a part of a team
•Demonstrated ability to manage multiple and changing priorities in a fast-paced environment.
•Ability to deal effectively with all management levels both within and outside the organization in a diplomatic and tactful manner
Accommodation is available upon request for applicants and colleagues with disabilities.
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-21