Freight Operations Manager

XPO Logistics   •  

Santa Fe Springs, CA

Industry: Transportation

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5 - 7 years

Posted 28 days ago

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Logistics done differently.

Strong leadership and outstanding customer service are at the heart of our operations at XPO Logistics. As a Freight Operations Manager, you will be responsible for the direction and management of the daily operations of a Service Center, including supporting customer relationships, overseeing revenue, profit and cost controls, and ensuring safety, service and quality measures. On our team, you'll have the support to excel at work, and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.

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 the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Manage the efficiency and effectiveness of the delivery service provided to our customers
  • Guide the complete daily operations of the Service Center
  • Oversee revenue, profit and cost controls
  • Ensure proper staffing, utilization and management of personnel
  • Mentor and manage all personnel working at the facility

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • Bachelor's degree, 4 years of related work experience or equivalent military experience
  • 5 years of Less-than-Truckload (LTL) freight management and/or service center/sales management experience
  • Knowledge of the LTL industry, hazardous materials regulations, OSHA and Department of Transportation (DOT) rules and regulations
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office

It'd be great if you also have:

  • Strong interpersonal and management skills; ability to effectively lead, coach and influence employees
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to present clean, organized and thorough information and data appropriate for intended audience

This job requires the ability to:

  • Lift up to 50 lbs. frequently and greater than 75 lbs. occasionally
  • Reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel.