Transport Operations Manager

Saint John, NB

The Transport Operations Manager will oversee ground transportation activities across the Maritime Provinces(NB, NS, PEI). Leading a team of dispatchers and drivers, the manager ensures compliance with safety laws, transportation regulations, and industry standards. They will also implement best practices within the transport sector.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage daily operations of drivers and dispatchers.
  • Ensure compliance with safety and transportation regulations.
  • Optimize routes and driver efficiency.
  • Analyze performance indicators (KPIs) and drive improvements.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to maintain service quality.
  • Maintain and ensure proper use of transport equipment.
  • Conduct periodic safety meetings.
  • Implement special projects as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Business Administration or related field.
  • 10 years of management experience in the transport sector.
  • Knowledge of transport methods and regulations.
  • Ability to develop and implement improvement plans.

Skills:

  • Strong leadership and communication.
  • Customer service-oriented with a focus on quality.
  • Organized and analytical.
  • Effective negotiation and conflict management.
  • Professional interpersonal skills.

The position is based in Saint John, New Brunswick, with occasional travel required

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, please contact Jared Larsen at 506-852-8068 for a confidential exchange of information. Or use the “Apply For Job” button at the bottom to confidentially share a copy of your resume.

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