Now is your chance to join one of the country's largest and most trusted LTL carriers: ABF Freight is looking for new team members across the country!
ABF Freight, an ArcBest company, is an exceptional company where driven people have rewarding careers. Our pace of expansion means we're looking for people with The Skill & The Will to serve customers who depend on us for customized transportation and logistics solutions.
It's more than a job; it's a career.
Relief Operations Supervisors are primarily responsible for traveling to ABF facilities to fill vacant supervisor positions through the ABF system, as assigned by the Manager of Relief Supervision. The Relief Supervisor is also responsible for ensuring all service center operations are performed according to Company procedures, standards, and specifications during shift coverage at the various service centers. This position supervises all activities of service center employees and provides support to the personnel engaged in loading and unloading activities. You will be a very integral part of the ABF team system-wide!
General Description of Duties:
Provide on-site planning and supervision, as well as demonstrate control of available resources associated with the timely, damage-free, and safe loading/unloading of freight on all shifts at assigned service centers within a region
Utilize operational and linehaul systems to effectively run day-to-day operations at assigned service centers
Maintain appropriate load plans and ensure proper load balance for safe vehicle operation
Assign tasks to employees; coordinate work assignments and monitor performance
Provide training, performance feedback, and disciplinary recommendations, as needed
Ensure a clean, safe working environment for all personnel and customers
Demonstrate knowledge of the ABF operation, system, and procedures, as well as the CBA
Maintain a positive attitude in a highly intense environment
Work in a team setting to accomplish department goals
Complete special assignments as directed by the Manager of Relief Supervision and the Director of Service Center Operations
Other duties and projects, as assigned
Bachelor's degree, preferred
Supervisory, terminal, transportation, and/or other related experience, required
Basic PC skills, including Microsoft Office
General knowledge of freight, imports, exports, and proper freight handling techniques
Skills and Abilities:
Oral communication - ability to communicate with efficiency and clarity, actively engaging in order to clearly understand others' message and intent, and received and processes feedback
Written communication - ability to write concise, clear letters, reports, articles, or emails, including proofing and editing
Detail Oriented - ability to pay meticulous attention to all aspects of a situation or task, no matter how small of seemingly unimportant
Honesty/Integrity - ability to act in a fair and just manner, free from deception
Interpersonal skills - ability to develop and maintain relationships with others
Leadership - ability to motivate and guide others to ensure performance in accordance with clear expectations and goals
Problem Solving - ability of the individual to recognize courses of action which can be taken to handle problems or potential problems, and applying contingency plans to solve those problems
Self-Motivated - ability to reach a goal or perform a task with little supervision or direction
Technical Aptitude - ability to effectively manage operations and linehaul systems and to utilize all operational and linehaul planning and execution systems to effectively run any shift at any service center
Time Management - ability to effectively utilize available time for the completion of necessary job tasks
Competitive monthly salary
Professional training, named one of Training Magazine's top 25 training programs for 8 consecutive years!
Excellent benefits package - Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K
Paid holidays and vacation time
Company-sponsored wellness programs and events
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An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability