Terminal Operations Supervisor

Company: TOTE Maritime

General Information
2 Year Degree
At least 5 year(s)
Job Description

Job Overview

TOTE Maritime Alaska, the leader in safe and reliable service to Alaska, is seeking an experienced and highly motivated Terminal Operations Supervisor at our Anchorage office to join our team. This position is responsible for supervising the Anchorage Gatehouse, Vehicle and Maintenance Departments, as well as providing backup management support to other departments in the group.  This position's normal work schedule is Sunday through Thursday.

Responsibilities & Expectations

  • Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

  • Daily supervision of Anchorage Gatehouse, Vehicles and Maintenance Departments.

  • Responsible for gate, vehicle and yard operations, assisting with terminal and equipment maintenance, budget reporting and vessel operations.

  • Addresses and resolves customer issues.

  • Provide backup management support to other departments in the group.

  • Lead role on project moves, as assigned.

  • Assist in ship day preparations.

  • Job Requirements

    Background Required

    • Associate's degree required (in transportation or related field).

    • Five years related transportation experience, with two of those years in a supervisory role.

    Other Essential Abilities and Skills

    • Knowledge of equipment maintenance.

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

    • Good organizational skills.

    • Good negotiation skills.

    • Good math skills.

    • Must be a team player.

    • Ability to multi-task and prioritize.

    • Computer literate, with the ability to utilize standard software applications and be proficient in Windows and MS Office Suite (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel).

    Company Overview

    Since setting sail as a one-ship company in 1975, TOTE Maritime Alaska (a TOTE, Inc. company) has become the premier provider of ocean transportation service between the ports of Anchorage, Alaska and Tacoma, Washington.  We operate a fleet of (RO/RO) cargo ships in addition to providing overland connections throughout greater Alaska, Canada and the Lower 48.

    We built our brand on talented people, smart investments, and opportunity.  We know that great companies are built by great people, and our team is growing. Working at TOTE Maritime Alaska is about pursuit of excellence for our customers and respect for our Employees. 

    We are always seeking people who share our values and take pride in being professional.  We look for pride, integrity, grit, approachability and commitment.  It's important at TOTE Maritime Alaska to be able to work productively with others.  If you're looking for a long-term career, this is a great place to build one.

    The TOTE brand is built on talented people, smart investments and opportunity.  We know that great companies are built by great people. Explore the possibilities with the TOTE family of companies http://toteinc.com/

    Interested candidates should apply via the TOTE Maritime website at http://www.totemaritime.com/; About; Careers


    US Mail to: PO Box 4129
    Federal Way, WA 98063

    Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability

    Drug Free Work Place

    Posted: 02/12/18