Fedex Freight - Fedex Freight Management Trainee-Operations in Louisville, Kentucky

Job ID 420712BR

Job Title: Management Trainee-Operations

Address Line 1: 5501 Burnt Pine Way

City: Louisville

State: Kentucky

Zip Code: 40228

Position Status: Full-Time

Grade: N1

Work Hours: 40

Job Description: POSITION OVERVIEW:

Participate in a pre-determined program designed to obtain a functional/workable understanding of company objectives and initiatives focused on service center operations

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITES:

  1. Participate in a management training program learning how to lead team members at a service center and how to effectively collaborate and communicate with external and internal customers that impact operations

  2. Complete learning objectives within required timeframe

  3. Observe and learn the interviewing, selection, training and process of supervising employees responsible for loading, unloading and processing customer shipments with a focus on claims prevention and safety

  4. Learn the process of coaching and evaluating employee performance and monitoring, assessing and influencing operational performance

  5. Observe management in developing personnel schedules and determining equipment/supply needs to achieve set goals

  6. Take part in necessary tours to learn in-bound and out-bound routes

  7. Observe management in analyzing opportunities to reduce cost, budget preparations, conducting pre-shift meeting and coaching/training of employees to improve operational efficiency

  8. Review and learn safety and security protocol in accordance with policies and procedures, OSHA, DOT, and other applicable guidelines

  9. Gain specific level of knowledge of processes that post results; gain ability to discuss the intent of reports and/or the control measures that make up the reports

  10. Comply with all applicable laws/regulations, as well as company policies/procedures

  11. Perform other duties as required

Disclaimer: This job description is general in nature and is not designed to contain or to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Must possess high school diploma or equivalent

• Basic written and strong verbal communication skills

• Basic industry knowledge preferred

• Multi-tasked oriented and possess good organizational skills

• Basic computer skills

• Able to successfully complete all required training

WORKING CONDITIONS:

• Work location and hours may vary due to operational need

• Dock environment; exposure to varied weather conditions, exhaust, fumes, dust, noise

• Required to walk or otherwise safely navigate and to be accessible to all areas of the dock, office and yard

• Frequent contact with service center personnel; fast-paced, deadline oriented

• Depending on operational requirement, relocation, which will be company assisted, may be required

Division Category: All

General

Operations

Company Name: FedEx Freight Inc.

FedEx Freight is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.

If you have a disability and you need assistance in order to apply for a position with FedEx Freight, please call 800-888-8252 or e-mail at ADAAssistance@freight.fedex.com.

FedEx Freight will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because such employee or applicant has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed the compensation of the employee or applicant or another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.