SUPERVISOR TRANSPORTATION I - 1st Shift

Overview

 

 

 

Mohawk Industries is the leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Bigelow, Daltile, Durkan, Karastan, Lees, Marazzi, Mohawk, Pergo, Unilin, Quick-Step and IVC. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.

 

This position reports to the Regional Transportation Manager and is responsible for monitoring the daily driver schedules and deliveries. In addition, the Transportation Supervisor handles driver issues and questions related to compensation, attendance and progressive discipline.  

This is a 1st shift position: 4AM - 1PM 

Responsibilities

  • Assist in driver hiring process by screening applications and conducting road tests of driver candidates.
  • Administer a ride-along with drivers as needed for efficiency analysis.
  • Perform capacity analysis to determine when rental equipment or temporary drivers are needed.
  • Maintain attendance records and notify Fleet Operations Manager of policy violations.
  • Document hours worked to ensure weekly compensation is accurate.
  • Utilize available applications to track the route progress of drivers.
  • Provide feedback to routers(Planning) regarding equipment constraints, delivery windows, and items to be redelivered.
  • Maintain communication and relationship with warehouse management regarding loading/unloading issues.
  • Function as a liaison between the customer and Customer Service to help resolve delivery issues.
  • Serve as liaison between drivers and leasing companies regarding equipment issues.
  • Communicate customer profile information to routers(Planning) to aid in file maintenance updates.
  • Generate reports relevant to departure, delivery, equipment usage and mileage variances. Posts results to appropriate Mohawk intranet sites.
  • Maintain current driver/equipment database in Peoplenet and Truckmaster(PickPro).
  • Interfaces with Peoplenet and repair vendors to resolve issues with in-cab units to include technical questions as well as the tracking of units sent for repair.
  • Able to work multiple shifts or weekends as needed and cover co-worker vacations as requested.
  • Performs any additional function requested by management/supervision.

 

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Qualifications

Class A driver license within preferred but not required.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential.

Basic knowledge of current DOT regulations.

Prior experience as a Dispatcher is helpful but not required.

Must have excellent attendance record. Must have verifiable work history with references.

 

Proficient with basic software applications (Word, Excel) is necessary.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential.

Willingness to work multiple shifts as needed and cover co-worker vacations as requested.

Prior supervisory experience required.

 

          


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