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Operations Supervisor

Company: Daylight Transport, LLC
Location: Grand Prairie
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Operations Supervisor

Our Supervisor will be responsible for supervising a shift or section in a service center while maintaining and achieving the department/shift and service center and/or company standards for safety, quality, efficiency, cost, service and delivery, training and development and housekeeping. The supervisor must complete the various company and government forms utilized in freight movement such as shipping orders, city stripping manifests, freight bills, and exception forms.

As Daylight continues to learn, innovate and succeed, the Supervisor will need to monitor shipment locations as freight moves through the various service centers while communicating continuously throughout the day with independent contractors, associates, customers and team members verbally and through other computer operating systems.


  • Manages all employee work schedules and time off requests.
  • Closely works with the Operations Manager/Assistant Manager and/or Service Center Manager to ensure alignment in meeting daily/weekly/monthly and yearly business objectives.
  • Conducts daily inspections to ensure compliance with local state, federal safety regulations, as well as OSHA in conjunction with the safety team.
  • Strive for continuous improvement in all areas of service center operations.
  • Knowledge of Truckmate system and any other computer/internal freight monitoring systems used.
  • Diligently monitors freight movement.
  • Complete forklift job training knowledge and uses a forklift as necessary within the service center.
  • Makes quick and informed decisions based on the volume levels and communicates schedule to affected employees by using manpower worksheet.
  • Works assigned shift/s as needed, must be available to work depending upon customer pickup and delivery schedules.
  • Monitors and evaluates the safety of each employee daily, trains on safety processes as needed.
  • Monitors, evaluates, and teaches employees safe forklift techniques as well as uses safe lifting as needed throughout the day.
  • Keeps strategic relations with Linehaul operations to monitor freight movement.
  • Manages, assigns employees around the dock to ensure proper utilization and development of employees, equipment, loading and unloading while meeting Daylight s and customer expectations.

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    Education and/or Experience:
    • High School diploma or General Education degree (GED) required.
    • Preferred of one-year of Management/Supervision experience and/or training.
      Company Profile

      Founded in 1977, Daylight Transport is a premium transportation company offering domestic and international services. Today, we are one of the Top 100 LTL Transportation companies in the United States. Founded in 1977, the company is privately held. For the fourth time, The Los Angeles Business Journal has named Daylight Transport as one of the 100 fastest growing private companies. The company has a 3-year growth rate of over 40%! Daylight Transport has also been named one of the Los Angeles Business Journal's 100 largest privately held companies several times.

      As we have continued to expand our service offerings, our customers have benefited from our brand of premium service. We have built an unparalleled reputation on expedited transit times while reducing our customer's cost through various innovative and flexible approaches.

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