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Transportation Supervisor in Oklahoma City, OK at Bimbo Bakeries USA

Date Posted: 3/28/2020

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Job Description

Have you ever enjoyed Arnold®, Brownberry® or Oroweat® bread? A Thomas’® English muffin or bagel? Or perhaps snacked on a Sara Lee®, Entenmann’s® or Marinela® cake or donut? If the answer is yes, then you know Bimbo Bakeries USA!

Bimbo Bakeries USA is part of Grupo Bimbo, the world’s largest baking company with operations in 32 countries. Bimbo Bakeries USA (“BBUSA”) includes BBUSA and its subsidiaries and affiliated entities, including, but not limited to, Wholesome Harvest Baking, East Balt, and Acelerada. BBUSA employs 20,000 associates across the U.S. in bakeries, sales centers, corporate offices and on sales routes to ensure our consumers have the freshest products to feed their families at every meal. But our associates come to work for much more – the chance to feed their own lives through exciting work that offers the opportunity to make a real difference in their professional and personal lives every day.

  •  Supports General Plant Safety, Food Safety, Food Defense initiatives and Good Manufacturing Practices with an understanding that these are absolutes and are Priority #1. Ensuring that General Safety and Food Safety are absolute priorities by setting example to others.
  • Coordinates Transport schedules with Shipping and Production departments. Assigns staff and adjusts schedules as needed to ensure all products are delivered in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Monitors weather conditions that might impact schedules; adjusts accordingly.
  • Verifies condition of vehicles; arranges for repairs; makes switches in equipment if necessary.
  • Trains and develops personnel.
  • Oversees loading of product, equipment, supplies, and inter plant mail.
  • Prepares transport records(e.g., documentation of trip sheets, daily reports, overtime, accident investigations, and driver's daily logs and D.V.I.R's.)
  • Oversees Company's compliance with all government regulations regarding vehicles and drivers(DOT); monitors compliance with Company policies and procedures. Oversees safety rules and standards.
  • This is an on-call position: 24-7 for emergencies.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in related field preferred. A combination of education, training, and experience that results in demonstrated competency to perform the work may be substituted.
  • 3-4 years of relevant Supervisory experience in Transportation.
  • Must have a working knowledge of Department of Transportation(DOT) rules and regulations in distribution/transportation environment.
  • Strong leadership and supervisory skills required.
  • Must have working knowledge of bakery operations.
  • Must be computer literate.
  • Excellent customer service, communication, and organizational skills a must.
  • The ability to work closely in a team based environment with all associates.
  • The ability to analyze data using the IPM System and to develop intra-departmental teams to establish goals and make decisions for the bakery

Bimbo Bakeries USA is an equal opportunity employer with a policy that provides equal employment opportunity for applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, disability, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, reassignment, layoff, discharge, education, training and all other working conditions. To further the principle of equal employment opportunity, Bimbo Bakeries USA has developed affirmative action plans for minorities and women, qualified individuals with disabilities, and Vietnam-era and special disabled veterans and other protected veterans.

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