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Terminal Manager - Jackson, FL in Jackson at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/11/2019

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Job Description

Are you looking for a fast pace and challenging opportunity?

Vaco Logistics has a client in Jackson, FL has an immediate opportunity available for an Intermodal Terminal Manager. In this role, you will be responsible for terminal management including dispatch, warehouse and truck operations. We are looking for candidates who have extensive experience recruiting drivers and managing vendors. You need to have a Bachelor's degree or at least 4 years' experience.

Essential Functions, Job Duties, and Responsibilities
  • Manages day-to-day operation activities at the terminal
  • Monitors existing processes and policies and works up new processes to improve efficiency
  • Strategizes to improve productivity
  • Directs and manages terminal staff, Customer Service, Dispatchers, and Billing, Payment, Safety Auditors at the terminal level
  • Hires, trains and manages staff to ensure accuracy, accountability, and profitability
  • Schedules, rewards, and disciplines employees
  • Produces and analyzes reports as needed
  • Responsible for the growth and revenue of the business at the terminal
  • Utilizes fast and effective problem-solving abilities within the terminal and for over-the-road drivers to keep company running smoothly and to prevent issues from recurring
  • Oversees daily dispatch planning
  • Leads staff to ensure satisfactory levels or service, communication, documentation, and accurate invoicing to customers
  • Manages daily capacity to service customers and routinely accommodate new traffic to ensure healthy growth trend for the terminal
  • Actively supports new business/customers to achieve established sales terminal goals for growth
  • Leads in driver recruiting, driver orientation, and driver retention
  • Acts as back-up for operations staff

No relocation assistance available.