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Job Code:201798
Job Title:OPERATIONS MANAGER
Job Category:LOGISTICS/DISTRIBUTION/WAREHOUSING
Location:SAINT JOHN, NB

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OPERATIONS MANAGER

THE COMPANY:

Our client is an established, reputable, and respected transportation company specializing in Canadian/US cross border shipments. They have a fleet of over 300 power units that offer tank operations, full truck load, dry van, container, dry bulk and flatbed service throughout both countries. They are known for, and proud of, the highest standard of safety and security within their 24/7 operation. Due to this, they have been awarded "Best Fleet Employer" status for the past 3 years.

COMPENSATION:

This position comes with a strong compensation package including a base salary, bonus, 3 weeks vacation, paid benefits and a matched RRSP pension plan

THE OPPORTUNITY:

This is an opportunity to join a family owned company that looks after their own. They do this by creating a culture of health and wellness, strong leadership and career development. Our client believes that having a team of outstanding and dedicated people is the core reason for their success

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

  • Drive a safety-first culture
  • Build, lead and deliver short term and long-term operational strategies to accelerate business growth for their van division
  • Develop operational programs to maximize profitability across all customer bases.
  • Manage company asset maintenance programs
  • Coach, train, develop and lead staff
  • Foster an environment of continuous improvement
  • Cultivate business opportunities and build strong relationships with existing and potential customers
  • Work with fleet managers to improve driver engagement and the management of individual drivers

EXPERIENCE:

Minimum of 5 years of leadership experience required

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or a related discipline
  • Strong strategic thinking and execution skills
  • Proven track record of developing and promoting talent and building effective teams; inspiring and motivating direct reports and colleagues to achieve superior results
  • Demonstrated ability to work with teams within and outside of direct control is a must
  • Self-directed, ability to manage multiple tasks and projects in a timely manner
  • Effective communication style at all levels in the organization, a willingness to share information, and a collaborative and flexible style, with a strong service mentality
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities in a challenging, fast-paced environment

LOCATION:

Saint John NB

POSITION TITLE:

Operations Manager

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:

Full-Time

EDUCATION:

University Degree required

REQUIRED TRAVEL:

Moderate

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE:

Yes

MANAGES OTHERS:

Yes

CONTACT:

Charmaine Kapasky

HOW TO APPLY:

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

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE RECRUITER:

Charmaine Kapasky: http://stoakley.com/meet-charmaine-kapasky/

JOB CATEGORY:

Logistics/Distribution/Warehousing

INDUSTRY:

Transportation:Ground/Trucking

DATE:

September 29, 2020

JOB ORDER NUMBER:

201798

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