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Driver Manager

PURPOSE:??A Driver Manager/?Operations Analyst?s main responsibility is to ensure service, availability and productivity of the driver while also balancing driver miles, home time, and performance.? The Operations Analyst engages in problem solving behavior to maximize utilization and drive performance metrics with customers.? The Operations Analyst is expected to perform tracking of customer specific and commodity specific loads within their fleet, ensuring service and timely communication to the customer.


RESPONSIBILITIES:???


?? Manage drivers to ensure service, availability and productivity while balancing driver miles, home time, and performance


?? Monitoring the fleet to assist in providing on time service to the customers


?? Tracking specific load types such as high value (computers, electronics, tobacco products, etc) to watch for security issues


?? Trouble shooting problems for drivers (directions to customer locations, pick up/delivery numbers, helping with Canadian paperwork, etc)


?? Assisting with payroll issues (authorizing trip expenses, setting up vacation pay, processing forms to correct payroll problems, etc)


?? Managing a driver?s miles (and ultimately his/her paycheck) by making sure the driver?s time is used efficiently and knowing the difference between a good load and a load that needs improvement


?? Approving and managing a driver?s home time requests and keeping the driver in a position to arrive home on time


?? Continued focus on driver retention


?? Processing Human Resource forms such as leave of absence or termination of employment


?? Monitor driver?s Hours of Service (logging) for DOT compliance


?? Utilize management tools to effectively track equipment throughout the system.


?? Read and respond to driver messages.? Verify all information when communicating with a driver.?


?? Build rapport with drivers, customer service and planning through honesty and communication.


?? Consistently review Driver performance and take disciplinary action if necessary.


?? Understand telephone functions and answer calls in a courteous and timely mann


MINIMUM REQUIRMENTS?


?? 4-yr college degree, or 3 years of relevant work experience in the transportation industry is required


?? One year of experience in the transportation field (preferably truckload transport)


?? Understanding of U.S., Mexico, and Canada geography as well as developed map reading skills


?? Knowledge of Department of Transportation requirements relating to ground transportation


?? Excellent written and verbal communication skills


?? Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment


BENEFITS


?? Competitive Base Salary?


?? Fun upbeat atmosphere with good work life balance


?? A comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and vision coverage as well as the opportunity to participate in our 401(k) program


?? Extensive Wellness program with annual reimbursement opportunities


?? Employee discount program through Abenity?


?? Graduate school tuition reimbursement program?


?? Opportunities for advancement throughout our company?




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