Transportation Manager

KC Recycling
Posted 6 months ago
Full Time

Job Description

Are you looking for a fast paced, solutions driven position that is customer and company focused? Look no further, KC Recycling is the place for you! As one of Western Canada and US Pacific Northwest premier leader in recycling of hazardous materials we have the unique opportunity to expand our service offering to our customers. We strive to deliver on our mission of “preserving a sustainable world for future generations – right here in the Kootenays, recycling with integrity and safety” in every aspect of our business. As the only recycling location for many of our products in the region and a growing need for our services we are expanding our current transportation division to offer more solutions to our customers. With our continued growth we are looking for an experienced transportation leader to join our team.

The Transportation Manager works directly with company drivers, customers, and other department leaders to help strategically maintain and grow the customer portfolio of KC Recycling. This position has been created to help balance freight needs with production capabilities at our plants. We are looking for an experienced transportation manager with knowledge of safety, DOT Regulations, operations, maintenance, purchasing, recruiting, driver management, routing, and customs compliance.

You will have oversight of our entire transportation department and be responsible for the safety, utilization, and capabilities of our private fleet. Your team will play a vital role in ensuring our customer’s products are delivered in a timely, safe, and efficient manner.

Position Objectives

Leverage existing and create new local and regional relationships· Recruit and Onboard local and regional drivers for all positions Train staff and drivers Ensure all KC Policies and Procedures are followed Help grow our administrative footprint in Trail, BC Customer service functions associated with our fleet services. Active in strategic route planning and optimization on existing lanes and loads Compliance and safety regulations as it pertains to cross border transport. Duties and responsibilities

Recruit and training drivers Cross Border Logistics and Permitting Dispatch Drivers, routing, and managing Building a logistics team for transport 24/7 Manage freight pricing and contracts Manage and understand individual department P&L Qualifications

Three to five years working experience in the motor carrier industry preferred, including knowledge of operations, clerical procedures, and DOT and HAZMAT regulations. Must have basic understanding of customs and Canadian NSC regulations Must have proven track record of effective supervision performance. Must have knowledge of all regional and geographical areas in PNW and Western Canada. Must have Passport and be willing and able to cross the border Strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills. Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to effectively interface with all levels of internal and external personnel. Working conditions

Work indoors in office/ warehouse or dock environments and inside or around tractors/ trailers. Works with computer and/or telephone or other mobile devices to communicate daily. Work both independently and with others. Offer Details

Full time Salaried position Company Laptop Company Cell Phone with International Plan 3 Weeks Vacation + Stats Supplemental medical benefits Company matching RRSP Application deadline: 2021-11-23

Expected start date: 2021-12-01

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $95,000.00 per year

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