Tuesday , May 21 2024

Amazon Career – Transportation Operations Manager

Website Amazon

Job Description:

The Transportation Operations Manager has complete responsibility for Transportation Operations at a number of sites within a pre-defined region of the country. This position requires a candidate with the proven ability to drive process improvements and the ability to keep pace with our explosive growth while motivating others to meet the challenges of an extremely deadline-driven environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Candidates must be flexible to work a variety of hours as business demands, including overnight, weekends and holidays
  • Travel up to 50% may be required
  • Lead and supervise a team of Transportation Area Managers that are located within the individual sites in an effort to streamline logistics within each individual operation
  • Responsible for the overall safety, quality and performance and customer experience of your region
  • Ability to develop and share best practices across the shifts and network
  • Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and procedures
  • Mentor, train and develop teammates for career progression and learning
  • Accountability for meeting and exceeding operational goals
  • Strategic planning and forecasting; appraise performance; reward and coach employees; resolve problems; address staffing needs

Job Requirements:

  • Degree in Engineering, Operations or related field and MBA preferred
  • Experience with a contingent workforce during peak seasons
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or 2+ years Amazon (blue badge/FTE) experience
  • Work a flexible schedule/shift/work area, including weekends, nights, and/or holidays
  • Ability to handle changing priorities and use good judgment in stressful situations
  • 3+ years of direct management experience for employees and their performance
  • 7+ years direct management experience, including a salaried workforce, in a manufacturing, production or distribution environment

Job Details:

Company: Amazon

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Mississauga, Ontario, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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