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Senior Transportation Supervisor - 1st Shift at XPO Logistics, Inc. in Joliet, Illinois

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

1st Shift, Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:00pm

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we're constantly looking for ways to improve, enhance and adapt in an ever-changing marketplace. As the Senior Transportation Supervisor, you will act as a change agent for the team. You'll help ensure that important organizational initiatives and solutions are successfully implemented, maintained and improved when needed. On our team, you'll have the tools and support to build a career you'll not only be proud of, but one you'll love.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Lead large-scale implementations

  • Oversee and lead change management initiatives and provide continuing post-implementation support

  • Define business problems, identify solutions, and provide analysis and recommendations

  • Collaborate with internal departments, develop documented implementation plans and schedules, assist with implementation, and provide post-implementation feedback/support

  • Conduct scheduled progress reviews on all current projects

  • Provide customer support management for internal and external clients according to customer management process, using tools such as the action item list, progress report, etc.

  • Design and/or report methodology for ongoing operations

  • Ensure that both internal and external client issues are addressed in a timely manner

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • 3 years of experience with implementations in the transportation or logistics industry

  • Experience in 2 or more of the following disciplines: supply chain management, transportation or distribution

  • Project management experience

  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Visio, Access and Project)

It'd be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor's degree

  • Excellent planning, client support, communication and organizational skills

Be part of something big.

XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.

All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.