Provides leadership for a large, complex outbound distribution system through subordinate supervisors. The departments of Auburn’s Fabrication Distribution Division include: Delivery, Packaging, and Shipping. Works with the Plant Manager and other managers to complete shipments and meet company goals.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related industry experience.
Minimum of five years progressively responsible experience in a transportation environment which utilized a private fleet for distribution. Prior supervisory experience required.
Possess good written and verbal skills as well as the ability to speak effectively in front of audiences and interact with customers. Possess the ability to observe, recognize, and resolve associate conflicts quickly. Understand team building and motivation; ability to maintain positive relations with co-workers and other company members. Possess firm understanding of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations. Strong understanding of budget building. Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of concepts and variables to pursue desired results.
Position requires light travel.