Transportation Supervisor

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • 515 Pontiac Ave, Dallas, TX 75203, USA
  • 12/03/2019
Full time Management Strategy-Planning Transportation

Job Description

Are you a seasoned transportation professional that is passionate about customer service and safety? Take advantage of this career with Valley Proteins, an established, successful organization that will provide you with a greater sense of accomplishment and room to grow.

We are looking for a Transportation Supervisor to join our Dallas, TX team. This is a high impact role responsible for managing a dedicated group of CDL drivers and a well-maintained, private fleet for an industry leader in the recovery and recycling of fats, food oils & proteins.

As a member of the team, you can expect:

  • Competitive pay
  • Great Benefits – medical, dental, vision, profit sharing, paid time off
  • $500-$1000 annual contribution towards healthcare
  • 3% guaranteed contribution to your 401(k) account
  • Advancement opportunities – We are always looking for key players motivated to move up to higher level roles.
  • Environmental impact – Make a positive impact on the environment and feel good about what you are doing!  You are helping to recycle useful by-products that would normally go into the landfill

If you have the following, we want to hear from you:

  • High degree of knowledge and experience in the transportation industry including 3+ years of experience supervising operations and drivers along with routing, dispatching, and other general applicable transportation functions
  • Knowledgeable of FMCSA regulations and Hours of Service rules
  • PC skills and knowledge of various computer applications (MS Office, EOBR, Route Optimization, Dispatch Management, SAP, etc.)
  • Class A CDL a plus but not required

Job Description/Areas of Responsibility:

  • Understand and respond to customer’s needs with a high degree of urgency and work to professionally to deliver positive results
  • Assign work, coach, train, and counsel drivers operating in designated geographical area
  • Coordinate equipment repairs with shop and efficient utilization of fleet
  • Monitor electronic onboard recording system
  • Assist with driver recruiting and retention
  • Keep management advised of route performance and issues

About the Company:  Since 1949, Valley Proteins, Inc. has been a leader in recycling used cooking oils and animal by-products into high-quality ingredients for biodiesel, livestock feed, and pet foods. Our focus is on customer service and protecting our environment for a sustainable future.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.