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Delivery Supervisor Maple Grove. MN

Delivery Supervisor Maple Grove. MN

Job ID 
2017-5196
Job Location 
US-MN-Maple Grove
Working Hours 
40+

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Overview

Food Services of America is a privately owned  broad-line food distributor that believes in providing the best customer service in the industry. We know that our associates are our most important asset.  We are currently looking for a Delivery Supervisor for our Maple Grove, MN shuttle domicile.  This is a high energy, hands on position, where you can have direct impact on company goals and Vision. This associate will report to the Transportation Manager and will be responsible for training and leading the FSA delivery team in the Twin Citites area.  This is a great opportunity for the right individual looking to grow their career within the delivery industry.  Come Join Our Team!

Responsibilities

  • Supervises drivers with leadership and communication. Fosters cooperation between drivers and warehouse associates. 
  • Observes safe work habits and coaches to improve safety at all times; conducts safety checks.
  • Communicates with routers on recommended changes and follows up with the drivers for feedback.
  • Trains driver associates to work safely and efficiently at all times and coaches when expectations are not met. 
  • Coaches drivers to use best practices and to adhere to SOP for delivery and driving compliance. 
  • Works with warehouse supervision for improvement in stacking, securing product and the proper loading to prevent damage and improve unloading efficiencies.
  • Reviews productivity, accuracy reports, and new hire training progress to best service our customers and perform safe productive deliveries. 
  • Mentors and oversees new drivers and conducts weekly progress checks for new drivers.
  • Tracks performance of all drivers and conducts spot checks.
  • Monitors and posts driver productivity on a monthly basis.
  • Ensures good working relationships within the department and with other departments, communicates effectively with associates and managers. 
  • Monitors drivers to ensure proper procedures are being followed.
  • Adheres to all OSHA Safety Requirements, DOT regulations, and Federal and State laws for the delivery and distribution of goods. 
  • Communicates with Customer Service  and Sales regarding delivery issues.
  • Assists with Worker's Compensation reporting and accident and injury investigations as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Valid Class A CDL required
  • Prior supervisory experience strongly preferred
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Knowlegde of the Twin Cities geographical area preferred
  • Knowledge of DOT hours of service regulations, Class A CDL’s and FMCR’s
  • Knowledge of distribution, shipping and receiving.
  • Ability to read and comprehend maps, including internet mapping sites
  • Ability to pass a background investigation and drug test
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbally and in writing
  • Must be able to read and write English as it relates to the job, including OSHA and DOT regulations
  • Able to work independently and as an effective member of a team
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and prioritize multiple deadlines
  • Ability to manage and motivate associates

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/Vets/Disabled.

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