• Transload Operations Manager

    Location(s) USA-GA-Doraville
    Job ID
    2018-4550
    Employment Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Category
    Operations Leadership
  • Overview

     Savage is growing!!! We are looking for an Operations Manager who is dedicated, hardworking, and career-minded to lead a team of 4 Operators in providing superior transloading services to our new customer in Atlanta, GA. 

     

    Responsibilities

    • Ability to understand each customer’s distinct needs and serve those needs
    • Monitoring inventory levels and communicating daily movements needed to keep our inventory moving at the optimal level for peak production
    • General Maintenance of the facility 
    • Availablility to work weekends and holidays (operation is open 7 days a week)
    • Occasional travel as required
    • Understands and implements the Savage S7 Delivery System
    • Understands financial aspect of the Savage System (Budget, Projections, Dailies, & Variances)
    • Understands and implements the Savage Safety Program
    • “Hands-on”, hard-working, self-starting Manager
      • Ability to lead a team
      • Ensure procedures and policies are followed by all terminal Team Members
    • Ability to provide leadership to each Team Member by teaching and training them in the following areas:
      • Communication (good interpersonal skills)
      • Team Building and Team Member Training
    • Problem Solving and Decision Making
    • Ability to multi task
    • Safety and Environmental Compliance
    • Compliance with Operational Processes and Procedures
    • Maintenance Planning and Completion
    • Professionalism and Cleanliness
    • Build and maintain strong relationships with vendors
    • Aptitude and proficiency for computer operations

    Qualifications

    • Has a sound understanding of transportation and transloading hazardous materials
    • Understand railroad operations and safety
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
    • Ability to plan, control and organize operation to meet each customer’s unique needs and to maximize effectiveness

    Education/Experience

    • Minimum of 2 years of college education preferred
    • Equipment operation experience
    • Experience with leading a diverse group of people

    Physical Requirements

    • Hands on position working alongside team 
    • Physically able to climb up and down railcars/ladders safely
    • Willing to receive hazardous material handling training & general safety training
    • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions
    • Willing to work with liquid hazardous materials
    • Can carry at least fifty (50) pounds
    • In good physical condition (able to walk one (1) to two (2) miles per shift)

     

    With more than 70 years’ experience in hundreds of locations across North America and internationally, Savage is a trusted partner for safely moving and managing mission-critical materials with worry-free consistency while creating value for our Customers. Savage specializes in rail, truck and marine transportation, logistics, materials handling and other industrial and environmental services. We Hire RightTrain Right and Treat Right, and strive to provide our Team Members with opportunities to do things they never dreamed possible. 

     

     We offer competitive benefits that include; medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, retirement plan, paid time off and opportunities for future growth.

     

    Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace. 

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