Posted

30+ days ago

Location

ELMWOOD PARK, NJ

Description

We are looking for a Logistics Supervisor (40 hours per week) in our Elmwood Park, NJ location.

Schedule: Monday - Friday 5:00am - 2:00pm (flexibility to attend meetings if needed in the afternoon)        

8550 - Customer Service Supervisor                                                                                                                              

8550 - Customer Service Supervisor                                                                                                                      

POSITION SUMMARY:

As a Logistics Supervisor, you will assist the department Director in creating a culture of process improvement and empowerment to achieve operational excellence.

PRINCIPAL JOB DUTIES

Duties may include but are not necessarily limited to the following:

* Provides immediate supervision to a unit or group of employees, assigning tasks, checking work at frequent intervals and maintaining schedules.

* Trains, develops staff, assigns work, hires, terminates and writes performance reviews.

* Responsible for coaching and counselling employees and disciplinary actions

* Provides technical guidance

* Receives predetermined work assignments that are subject to a moderate level of control and review.

* A portion of time is normally spent performing individual tasks to the unit or sub-unit.

* Decisions have direct impact on the unit.

* Ensuring all drivers work schedules are posted correctly in the time report system and that all drivers follow their schedules appropriately. Suggest any changes to the schedules as needed.

* Work with corporate fleet department to collect, analyze and report safety and cost per vehicle statistics.

* Back up couriers in an emergency

* Assists in various projects as assigned by the manager.

* Works with Route Analyst to analyze routes and recommend changes if needed

* Provide direction and proper motivation to lead employees to ensure the daily work is completed in an efficient and effective manner.

* Maintain open communication channels with Sales and other departments.

* Other duties as assigned

EDUCATION:

* HS degree or equivalent

* Associate or Bachelor's degree preferred

EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED SKILLS:

* 2-5 years' experience in the filed with leadership responsibilities

* Valid State driver's license with clean driving record.

* Must be flexible and available based on staffing requirements; weekends holidays, on call and overtime.

* Great problem solving and interpersonal skills, which include teamwork, adaptability and dependability

* Leadership, which includes supervision, motivation, decisiveness and work commitment

* Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word and Excel

* Hands on knowledge of mapping software (e.g., Mapquest, Batchgeo)

 

BioReference Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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