Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. Operations Supervisor in Springfield, Missouri

Job Description

Old Dominion is currently recruiting for an Operations Supervisor.Theis role will successfully be responsible for supervising a shift or section in a service center while maintaining and achieving the department/shift and service center and/or company standards for safety, quality, efficiency, cost, service and delivery, training and development and housekeeping. The supervisor must complete the various company and government forms utilized in freight movement such as shipping orders, city stripping manifests, freight bills, inter-terminal movement forms (ITM's) and exception forms. Constantly uses OD’s proprietary technology system permitting consistent monitoring of shipment locations as freight moves through the various terminals while communicating continuously throughout the day with drivers/associates, customers and team members verbally and through other computer operating systems

Job Summary

Supervising a shift or section in a service center while maintaining and achieving the department/shift and service center and/or company standards for safety, quality, efficiency, cost, service and delivery, training and development and housekeeping. The supervisor must complete the various company and government forms utilized in freight movement such as shipping orders, city stripping manifests, freight bills, inter-terminal movement forms (ITM's) and exception forms. Constantly uses OD’s proprietary technology system permitting consistent monitoring of shipment locations as freight moves through the various terminals while communicating continuously throughout the day with drivers/associates, customers and team members verbally and through other computer operating systems

Responsibilities

  • Monitors and evaluates the safety of each employee on a daily basis, trains on safety processes as needed.

  • Monitors, evaluates, and teaches employees safe lifting techniques as well as uses safe lifting as needed throughout the day

  • Manages, assigns and supervises pickups and deliveries to employees in the area to ensure proper utilization and development of employees, equipment, loading and unloading while meeting OD and customer expectations.

  • Manages all employee work schedules and time off requests.

  • Closely works with the Operations Manager/Assistant Manager and/or Service Center Manager to ensure alignment in meeting daily/weekly/monthly and yearly business objectives.

  • Conducts daily inspections to ensure compliance with local state, federal safety regulations, as well as OSHA

  • Compliance, and DOT (Department of Transportation) compliance.

  • Strive for continuous improvement in all areas of service center operations

  • Operates AS400 system, BLU system, DYMS and any other computer/internal freight monitoring systems used

  • Within the company to monitor freight movement.

  • Complete forklift job training knowledge and uses a forklift as necessary within the service center.

  • Makes quick and informed decisions based on the volume levels and communicates schedule to affected employees.

  • Works assigned shift/s as needed, must be available to work depending upon customer pick up and delivery schedules.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent. Some college preferred.

  • Management/Supervision experience preferred.

  • Flexible hours; must be available for any shift

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, and/or gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, military status, Vietnam Era and/or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law(s).

Requisition ID 2017-4556

Location SPM - SPRINGFIELD - MO

Category Management

City Springfield

Position Type Regular Full-Time

State MO