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ABF Freight System, Inc.

Operations Supervisor

ABF Freight System, Inc. - Salem, NC

Operations Supervisor

ABF Freight System, Inc



Job #674084574

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


An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability

Updated 05/29/2018

22 days 17 hours ago

ABF Freight System, Inc.


Operations Supervisor ABF Freight System, Inc. - Salem, NC, United States


Location: Salem, NC

Company Profile:
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.