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Job Code:201026
Job Title:DRIVER MANAGER
Job Category:LOGISTICS/DISTRIBUTION/WAREHOUSING
Location:MISSISSAUGA, ON

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POSITION TITLE:

Driver Manager

COMPENSATION:

Our client is offering a competitive compensation package, including benefits

THE COMPANY:

Our client, a family-run, industry leader in transportation, logistics and distribution in North America, has paved the way for over 70 years. Since day one, this employer of choice has embraced cutting edge technology and progressive practices. All the while keeping their eye firmly on the prize of being the leading provider of supply chain logistics services by offering their clients a competitive range of value-added services.  

Their mandate, and key to success, has always been to maintain a team of responsible and committed transportation and distribution experts who partner with their clients to provide first class solutions. They do so in a manner that prizes, above all else, safety, quality, agility, efficiency and innovation.

They employ thousands of professionals, sport a fleet of thousands of tractors and trailers, and operate dozens of distributions centres and terminals throughout Ontario and Quebec.

THE OPPORTUNITY:

This is an opportunity to join an employer of choice who provides the resources, support and infrastructure to expertly carry out the duties of each important position within the organization. Our client is a rare breed in today’s work-a-day world, respectful of the fact their employees have interests and obligations independent of their work-related duties and mindful of the importance of a positive work/life balance. As a result, they extend to their teams various programs to support their employees in these initiatives. 

One talented individual will be fortunate to join our client and this progressive organization in the very important and essential capacity of Driver Manager. If you are someone who thrives under the unique pressure that comes with the world of Transportation, who can think ahead and on their toes, and who can multi-task like few others…we want to hear from you.

LOCATION:

Mississauga, ON

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

  • Manage Drivers (coaching, evaluate performance, training, onboarding, hiring)
  • Ensure drivers’ needs and requests are addressed. This includes planning their routes in way that allows them to maximize their performance and their compensation
  • Oversee equipment - maximize use and maintenance
  • Manage the process of approving payments for drivers, (eg: overtime), in accordance with applicable collective agreements
  • Implement and oversee performance-oriented corporate programs – fuel savings, road safety ratings, drive conduct, heavy vehicle Owner Operators, etc.
  • Evaluate the performance and results of your team
  • Some dispatching duties
  • 5-10 years’ experience working in the transportation industry
  • 3 years’ experience in dispatch/operations
  • Supervisory experience
  • The ability to manage several projects simultaneously
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to make informed decisions and find effective solutions
  • A strong comfort level working in a self-motivated, self-directed way within in a fast paced/time sensitive environment
  • Familiarity with SAP (a valuable asset for you)
  • Excellent writing and speaking abilities in both French and English

EXPERIENCE: In order to be COMPETITIVE for this position, you will have:

  • 5-10 years’ experience working in the transportation industry
  • 3 years’ experience in dispatch/operations
  • Supervisory experience
  • The ability to manage several projects simultaneously
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to make informed decisions and find effective solutions
  • A strong comfort level working in a self-motivated, self-directed way within in a fast paced/time sensitive environment
  • Familiarity with SAP (a valuable asset for you)
  • Excellent writing and speaking abilities in both French and English

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:

Permanent, Full Time

REQUIRED TRAVEL:

No

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE:

No

MANAGES OTHERS:

Yes

DATE:

September 4, 2018

JOB CATEGORY:

Logistics/Distribution/Warehousing

INDUSTRY:

Transportation:Ground/Trucking

CONTACT:

Charmaine Kapasky: Recruitment Consultant, Transportation and Logistics

HOW TO APPLY:

Please click on the “APPLY” button located elsewhere on this job posting (preferred) or email your resume to: ckapasky@stoakley.com

KEYWORDS:

Transportation, Trucking, Groupe Robert, Driver Manager, Dispatch

JOB ORDER NUMBER:

201026

ABOUT STOAKLEY-STEWART CONSULTANTS:

Stoakley-Stewart Consultants Ltd. is an Executive Search/Recruiting Firm with international reach. We opened our doors in 1977 and have grown to be one of the most successful employment agencies in Canada, boasting over 300 person-years of recruiting expertise.  We house a team of top-notch consultants, each acting as Subject Matter Expert in their chosen field. As a result we provide professional recruiting services to clients and candidates in a variety of industries.

This expansive breadth of experience allows us, as a firm, to satisfy all of your hiring/employment needs. In accordance with Canadian laws, it is the policy of Stoakley-Stewart Consultants to consider all qualified individuals for available positions without regard to race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, country of origin, age, disability etc.

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