Operations Supervisor - Salvage

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Operations Supervisor - Salvage

United States-Texas-Keller

Are you an energetic and team-oriented leader focused on commitment to

customers, dedication to excellence and innovation?

Do you have a proven ability to supervise processes as well as

activities and tasks?

Do have a demonstrated ability and desire to succeed, grow, learn, and

apply new skills?

Do you a have proven record to motivate, engage, coach, and

communicate with team members?

Do you have a demonstrated ability to drive process improvement and

lead change?

Penske Logistics is seeking a proven leader with relevant experience

and skills to join our team of logistics professionals. We are seeking

a candidate to provide leadership at one of our warehousing


The Operations Supervisor provides direction at a single location,

leading staff to ensure customer requirements are achieved while

meeting our Penske goals and objectives.

Position Summary:

Provide operational leadership to individual contributors and hourly

workforce to ensure the execution of daily tasks and activities

including, loading/unloading of trailers, cross-docking, and customer

service operations in a manner consistent with company services and

cost objectives. Supervise most processes directly including workforce

and equipment scheduling. Responsible for making corrective action and

disciplinary decisions up to written warning level. Involved in the

hiring process and customer meetings as necessary.

Major Responsibilities:


- Establish and sustain that all supervisors and associates are

trained and competent and understand how their work relates to the

customers business objectives

- Establish and sustain that performance standards are communicated

that are specific and measurable

- Interview hourly associates and provide recommendations for hire

- Monitor attendance, productivity, and other performance standards

and provide coaching and counseling to associates

- Motivate and engage associates by focusing on team accomplishments

and recognition


- Supervise logistics operations including customer service, freight

loading and unloading, dispatch and proper documentation and procedure


- Conduct team meetings

- Evaluate and recommend changes in preferred work methods to increase

productivity of warehouse operations. Assist in new associate training

- Provide relief coverage for operational duties when associates

utilize time-off or are absent from the shift

- Have a thorough working knowledge of the sites operating systems in

order to ensure operational compliance and correct exception


- Complete all necessary records and reports in a timely and accurate



- Ensure compliance with financial policies and procedures such as,

inventory accuracy and control, returns, damages, etc.

- Understand the relationship between decision-making and


- Closely manage associates working hours and activities to minimize

overtime and to meet or exceed productivity targets


- Ensure day-to-day management and associate activities are in

alignment with the location safety strategy

- Provide associates with communication, training, feedback, and

direction to ensure safe performance

- Ensure compliance with all applicable regulatory agencies and

company policies and procedures

- Conduct safety observations

Growth/Customer Experience

- Understand the location-specific customer goals & objectives and

work to meet and exceed these expectations daily

- Ensure the customer knows that we are committed to helping them meet

their objectives

- Determine areas that could benefit from Continuous Improvement



- Properly plan work assignments to ensure effective use of warehouse


- Work with hourly associates to ensure they understand safe and

efficient operation of equipment

- Work with vendors to ensure equipment is maintained

- Other projects and tasks as assigned by the manager

- 2 - 4 years related functional experience

- High School Diploma or equivalent required

- Bachelor s Degree preferred

- Strong written/oral communication skills and the ability to actively

listen are required

- Advanced computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook

and PowerPoint required

- Must demonstrate ownership & responsibility to run the operation

with a sense of urgency

- Must have ability to connect and build rapport/relationships with

associates and external customers at all levels

- Must have ability to work efficiently with time management and

organizational skills

- Ability to manage through a problem and think and make decisions


- Ability to drive process improvement and lead change

- Experience with inventory management system preferred

- Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of

the job

- Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work

at the specific location required, complete Penske employment

application, submit to a background investigation (to include past

employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening


Physical Requirements:

- The physical and mental demands described here are representative of

those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the

essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made

to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential


- The associate will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or

in written form; remember and analyze certain information; and

remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines.

- While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be

required to stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required

to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and

arms. The associate must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up

to 25lbs/12kg.

- Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision,

distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability

to adjust focus.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Penske Logistics

Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing.

With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia,

Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics

services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics

delivers value through its design, planning and execution in

transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit

*********************** to learn more.

Logistics/Supply Chain
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