Manager, Line Operations

MO, KANSAS CITY

Position Description

GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES
Manage and coordinate the linehaul activities in respective domicile area, relays, and end of line movement. Manage administrative functions regarding exempt, non-exempt, and bargaining unit employees.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
Job duties include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Perform area planning to ensure time efficient and cost-effective movement of loads, and daily inbound and outbound volume from all end of line stations
  • Manage resources to ensure cost-effective allocation of number of drivers and amount of equipment
  • Supervise drivers and supervisors
  • Ensure employees have tools and education to perform their job in accordance with location/company goals and direction
  • Maintain a positive attitude in a highly intense environment
  • Work in a team setting to accomplish department goals
  • Other duties, as assigned


QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor's degree, preferred
  • Five years' experience with freight/transportation industry, preferred
  • Knowledge of company goals and direction, DOT regulations, and labor contracts, preferred
  • Planning, decision-making, problem-solving, and analytical skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Must be detail oriented and enjoy a fast paced, multi-tasking, customer service minded environment
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communications and organizational skills
  • Must display sense of urgency, ability to work under pressure, with attention to detail

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