XPO Logistics, Inc. Terminal Director in Chesapeake, Virginia
Chesapeake, VA, US, 23323
Logistics done differently.
XPO Logistics, a leader in the transportation and logistics industry, is looking for a highly skilled professional who knows how to get the best out of their team. As the Terminal Director, you will be responsible for the daily operations of the terminal and a tractor fleet of more than 70 owner operators. You will monitor all site activity to terminal P&L, safety, recruiting, security, driver training and professional development of staff members and customer service. You know that a positive work environment creates happy employees, which boosts productivity and dedication.
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), life insurance, disability and more.
What you’ll do on a typical day:
Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws
Supervise contracted drivers and terminal staff
Manage the terminal P&L
Review the delivery schedule and make necessary modification to ensure customer’s requirements are met and that the terminal provides excellent customer service
Monitor procedures with an eye for continuous improvement of the effectiveness of our delivery service and shares best practices with colleagues
Recruit and retain qualified drivers and employees to meet company objectives
Monitor all corporate safety and security requirements plus applicable State & Federal laws and implement changes as needed to remain compliant
Participate in the training and professional development of assigned staff through recommendation of ADP courses
Ensure staff attends required training courses (hazmat, CPR/AED)
Approve time and attendance data for colleagues
What you need to succeed at XPO:
At a minimum, you’ll need:
4 or more years of transportation or terminal management experience
Experience delivering P&L responsibilities in transportation industry
Proficient in Windows applications and Microsoft Office Suite (MS Project, Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
It’d be great if you also have:
- Bachelor’s degree in Transportation or Logistics
Be part of something big.
XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
Nearest Major Market: Hampton Roads