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Transportation Manager

Phoenix - Arizona (AZ), 85009

Shamrock Foods

Job Description:

  • Requisition ID
    Location : Address
    2702 W Encanto Blvd
    Location : City
    Location : State/Province
    Location : Postal Code

Summary and Essential Duties

This is an Operations position responsible for managing the activities associated with Delivery.

Essential Duties:

  • Manages day to day activities and safety of delivery associates.
  • Ensures delivery Associates compliance with local, state and federal regulatory agencies (i.e. DOT, OSHA, etc.) and ensures that logs are kept current and accurate.
  • Manages labor hours, travel, fuel and supplies within the budget, maximizing time and cost efficiencies.
  • Prepares weekly work schedules including extra work days and shifts as needed.
  • Ensures delivery associate adherence to standard operating procedures, adherence to planned routes and provide safe and efficient customer service.
  • Manages the proper utilization of company assets in support of the Delivery department.
  • Coordinates required repairs with maintenance vendor as needed.
  • Monitor effectiveness of daily routing activities to ensure all KPI's and customer satisfaction goals are met.
  • Suggest efficiency ideas, cost reduction, measures and assists with the implementation of delivery/routing changes. Monitors the delivery services by reviewing the coordination of backhaul functions and other scheduling activities to increase profitability of all delivery services.
  • Communicates with the customer/Sales Department to resolve any customer delivery opportunities.
  • Performs management functions of staff selection, development, discipline performance reviews and/or terminations.
  • Interprets trains and consistently enforces Company Policies and Procedures.
  • Works with Human Resources in handling all associate issues including but not limited to hiring, feedback, disciplinary actions and termination as measured through associate satisfaction and retention.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • 5+ years related experience; Bachelor's degree preferred
  • 1+ year supervisory experience
  • Experience working in a food-service distribution environment preferred
  • CDL Class A Commercial license preferred
  • Working knowledge of Federal Motor Vehicle Carrier Regulations
  • Experience in developing and managing driver bids preferred
  • XATA XRS experience preferred
  • Experience conducting road tests and driver observations preferred
  • Experience developing a safety culture preferred
  • Must be flexible and willing to work the demands of the department which may be subject to evenings, weekends and holidays

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