ABF Freight System, Inc.
General Job Summary:
Ensure all terminal operations work is performed according to approved company procedures, standards, and specification. Supervise all activities of terminal workers, and support personnel engaged in loading and unloading activities.
Essential Job Duties/Responsibilities:
Job duties include, but are not limited to the following:
Plan, supervise, and control available resources associated with the timely, damage-free, and safe loading/unloading of freight on assigned shifts
Maintain appropriate load plans, and ensure proper load balance for safe vehicle operation
Assign job tasks to workers according to unloading and loading schedules
Coordinate work assignments, and monitor performances
Provide training, performance feedback, and disciplinary recommendations, as needed
Provide a clean, safe working environment for all personnel and visiting customers
Foster safe handling, loading, unloading, and storage of hazardous materials
Maintain a positive attitude in a highly intense environment
Work in a team setting to accomplish department goals
Other duties, as assigned
Bachelor's degree, preferred
High School Diploma, GED equivalent, required
Terminal, transportation, and/or other related experience, preferred
Supervisory experience, preferred
General knowledge of freight, imports, exports, and proper freight handling techniques
Basic PC skills, including Microsoft Office
Ability to perform physical labor (bending, heavy lifting, etc.)
Must be detail oriented and enjoy a fast paced, multi-tasking, customer service minded environment
Must have excellent verbal and written communications and organizational skills
Must display sense of urgency, ability to work under pressure, with attention to detail
ABF Freight System, Inc.
Website : http://www.abfs.com
ABF® concentrates on national and regional transportation of general commodities freight, involving primarily LTL shipments. General commodities include all freight except hazardous waste, dangerous explosives, commodities of exceptionally high value, commodities in bulk and those requiring special equipment. ABF's general commodities shipments differ from shipments of bulk raw materials which are commonly transported by railroad, pipeline and water carrier. ABF Mission: To deliver value to our customers by developing and implementing customized solutions to their global logistical challenges in a responsible and ethical manner.