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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Transportation Manager in Coppell, Texas

About Our Company

Grocers Supply , based in Houston, is the largest wholesale grocery supplier in Texas, supplying over 900 independent grocery stores. Grocers Supply serves customers of all sizes, from single store independent retailers to chains, such as: Fiesta, FoodTown, Market Basket, Cox Foodarama / La Fiesta, Sellers Brothers, Minyard Food Stores, G. E. Foodland, and El Rio Grande.

Working Safely is a Condition for Employment with GSC Wholesale, LLC. GSC Wholesale, LLC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Position Overview

Manages and coordinates fleet activities to meet or exceed budgetary and P&L targets. Ensure on-time delivery to customers by forecasting and planning resource demands and overseeing the execution of day to day operations within the Dallas/Coppell office. Ensures daily plan is successfully executed by leading supervisors and/or dispatchers. The position will be responsible for career development of supervisors, dispatchers, and drivers, while partnering with HR to create affective development plans.

Job Description

  1. Responsible for tracking, reviewing, and evaluating key performance metrics; providing consistent feedback to the team and promoting continuous improvement. The key performance metrics may include but are not limited to On-Time Delivery, Driver Productivity, and backhaul performance.

  2. Manages the sites equipment utilization to ensure that tractors and trailers are being optimized within the site. This includes review of routing practices, driver schedules, customer delivery window utilization, and backhaul performance.

  3. Investigates policy violations, employee performance, and behavior problems and counsels and/or administers disciplinary action in accordance with company guidelines.

  4. Owns promoting a safety culture, utilizing leading indicators vs lagging indicators. Ensures and enforces compliance with governmental regulations, administrative policies, procedures, and safety rules.

  5. Investigate and analyze the facts surrounding transportation crashes to determine necessary training opportunities. Coordinates with the Transportation Safety department in development and implementation of required training.

Qualifications

Shift

1st Shift (United States of America)

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc., based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

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