Driver Manager

Company: Schneider ( Learn More )

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4 Year Degree
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Job Description The Schneider organization has an immediate need for a Driver Manager (Driver Business Leader) to provide frontline leadership to a group of drivers in a fast paced environment. As the Driver Business Leader, you are the key link between the business, drivers and customers. In this safety focused role, you will be accountable for fielding calls from drivers and working one-on-one to solve problems with creative solutions that exceed customer expectations and company objectives. This position broadens your industry knowledge which in turn drives your career to limitless opportunities and positions you for interesting challenges.
Duties to include but not limited to:
  • Makes safety-conscious decisions. Ensures compliance with all policies and procedures
  • Makes sound decisions which balance all sides of the “Value Triangle” (customer, driver, business) which result in a high degree of efficiency and effectiveness 
  • Provides on-going direction and leadership to driver and internal associates to ensure superior customer service and key factor achievement through the use of the Performance Management Model
  • Establishes solid business relationships and maintains open, accurate and timely two-way communications with drivers and internal associates
  • Facilitates driver and internal non-exempt associate individual development, education, and training through daily coaching and regular business partnerships and performance appraisals
    By choosing a career with Schneider, we improve your life by offering:
  • Annual profit sharing bonuses available
  • Strong work/life balance that includes paid holidays and generous personal time off
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance plus company-paid life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan with company match plus a company-paid retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement and free financial service assistance
  • Health Care Spending Account
  • On-site services at some locations including cafeteria, gym and fitness classes, walking/jogging trail, ATM, personal mail services, company store at many locations.
  • Resilient, values-based culture that drives safety, integrity in every action, respect and excellence in all we do
  • Individual development opportunities through company-paid training, active leadership involvement and more than 170 online personal development courses
  • Job RequirementsOur preferred candidate will have:
    • Four year college degree or equivalent work experience in transportation, logistics or leadership required.
    • Demonstrated excellence as an empowering leader with strong coaching and mentoring skills
    • Strong work ethic with a professional, positive attitude
    • Creative problem-solving skills and ability to evaluate multiple solutions to make sound decisions
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Ability to prioritize workload and thrive in a fast paced environment
    • An innovative, goal-oriented and results driven approach
    Company Overview:
    Schneider is a premier provider of truckload, logistics and intermodal services. Offering the broadest portfolio of services in the industry, Schneider’s solutions include Van Truckload, Dedicated, Regional, Bulk, Intermodal, Transportation Management, Supply Chain Management, Warehousing and Port Logistics services. A $3.9 billion company, Schneider has provided expert transportation and logistics solutions since 1935.
    The Schneider Way:
    • We treat our customers, associates, shareholders and suppliers with honesty, dignity and respect.
    • We are a desirable employer due to our commitment to achieving mutually beneficial, lasting relationships.
    • We are a responsible member of the community.
    Core Values:
    • Safety-first and always
    • Integrity in every action
    • Respect for all
    • Excellence in all that we do
    Rise to the challenge and become a part of the Schneider family. Be the difference with a leader in an industry that impacts the world. Apply today!
    We are an equal opportunity employer.