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Safeway, Inc.

Transportation Supervisor- Safeway Distribution Center

Safeway, Inc. - Upper Marlboro, MD

Job Title: Transportation Supervisor- Safeway Distribution Center

Company: 050 NAI Saturn Eastern LLC

Country: U.S.

State/Province: Maryland

City: Upper Marlboro

Position Category: Supply Chain/Distribution/Logistics/Manufacturing

Requisition Number: DCCT******

Job Description: Albertsons Safeway is working to become the favorite food and drug retailer in every market it serves. The organization includes 2,230 stores, 27 distribution facilities and 19 manufacturing plants with over 250,000 employees across 34 states and the District of Columbia. The company is privately owned with supermarkets across the country that include: Albertsons, Safeway, Vons, Pavilions, Randalls, Tom Thumb, cars, ACME, Jewel-Osco, Lucky, Shaws, Star Market, Super Saver, United Supermarkets, Market Street and Amigos.

Safeway Distribution Center has an opening for a Transportation Supervisor. This position is located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.

Job Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Commitment to providing a safe work environment.

- Keep abreast of Federal, State, and Municipal laws and regulation, collective bargaining agreements and company work rules. Regarding operations of trucking equipment

- Ensure DOT compliance

- Implement cost-saving measures through working closely with driver, dispatcher, software

- Teach and train drivers new systems a necessary

- Determine equipment and manpower requirements for daily operational needs

- Supervise and dispatch drivers

- Manager and control daily workload through good dispatching procedures

- Monitor employees daily work assignments

- Maintain employees daily work assignments

- Work with drivers to improve driving skills

- Dispatch and road supervision

Job Qualifications

Relevant Experience, Education, Certification, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

- Two year college degree or 5 years progressive trucking experience

- Commercial drivers license, Class A preferred

- Strong knowledge of Department of Transportation Laws and Regulations

- Knowledge of Safety operating a class 8 tractor and trailer a plus

- Knowledge of XATA driver management and Manugistics trucks routing systems a plus

- Knowledge of inhaul/backhaul procedures

- Familiar with union work environment and time and attendance procedures and requirements

- High degree of initiative and working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word

- Excellent oral and written communication skills

- Knowledge of Washington cities and Safeway store locations a plus.

Disclaimer:

Diversity is fundamental at Safeway. We foster an inclusive working environment where the difference strengths and perspectives of each employee os both recognized and valued. We believe that building successful relationships with our customers and our communities is only possible through the diversity of our people. A diverse workforce leads to better teamwork and creative thinking, as well as mutual understanding and respect.

The Safeway policy is to provide employment, training, compensation, promotion and other conditions of employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, medical condition, marital status or any other legally protected status.

We support a drug-free workplace-all applicants offered a position are required to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check before they are hired.

Job Type

Permanent

Job Reference

430fee06b9bec0a

Job ID

19856598

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Transportation Supervisor- Safeway Distribution Center Safeway, Inc. - Upper Marlboro, MD, United States

   

Location: Upper Marlboro, MD

Company Profile:
In 1915, M.B. Skaggs, an ambitious young man in the small Idaho town of American Falls, purchased a tiny grocery store from his father. M.B.'s business strategy, to give his customers value and to expand by keeping a narrow profit margin, proved spectacularly successful. By 1926 he was opening 428 Skaggs stores in 10 states. M.B. almost doubled the size of his business that year when he merged his company with 322 Safeway (formerly Selig) stores and incorporated as Safeway, Inc. Two years later M.B. listed Safeway on the New York Stock Exchange. M.B. did not let the difficulties of the Great Depression dilute his pioneering focus on value for customers. In the 1930s Safeway introduced produce pricing by the pound, adding “sell by” dates on perishables to assure freshness, nutritional labeling, even some of the first parking lots.