Fleet Manager


Location:
GA

Salary Range:$60,000.00 - $80,000.00


Position Id:
14138

Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Operations Manager for an asset-based logistics (3PL) provider that provides freight transportation and logistics, outsource solutions, produce sourcing, and information services to customers. With $ 52 million dollars in revenue, the company has 10 trucks and 20 trailers operating from 6 locations across North America.

The Fleet Manager coordinates truck drivers & dispatch department, effectively maximizing the use of all available equipment that includes 20 trucks to increase revenue & profits, while reducing risk. Schedules & oversees an average of 20 full-time company drivers daily. Interfaces with customers, consignees, drivers & company executives. Plans shipments & schedules for drivers & assists in finding equipment & solving problems. Performs some safety functions, supervising the activities of the dispatchers in this regard. Reviews DOT roadside inspections. Encourages continuing education & prevents violations. Available after hours & weekends.

Background Required:
  • Dispatching, logistics, transportation (5-10 years)
  • DOT-regulatory compliance
  • Dedicated Contract Carriage operations & processes
  • Dispatch software
  • ELD compliance (i.e. Omnitracs)
  • Computer literate (Advanced in Microsoft Excel)
  • Residence: Atlanta, GA
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Forklift Certified & Warehouse
  • Routing & load optimizing software (Prophecy)
  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Excellent communication (written, verbal)
  • Multi task in high volume fast paced dispatch office
  • Decisive
  • Driver retention strategies
  • Ability to satisfy internal-external customers
  • Phone skills

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Contact:
Practice Director: Jeff Friess
Truckload & Dedicated

JFriess@GlobalESG.com
330.664.9400, ext.135

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