About the Job

Linehaul Foreman- Canpar Etobicoke Terminal

Position Type: Experienced
Location: 205 NEW TORONTO ST.
Experience: 3+ years
Education Level: College or university

POSITION: Line Haul Foreman
REPORTS TO: Line Haul Supervisor
LOCATION: John Cyopeck Centre
The Foreman assists with day to day LH operations by covering for Supervisors (ensuring back-up) in LH or any other floor area assigned to.
· Responsible for timely and accurate distribution of inbound and/or outbound freight daily, in accordance with established standards and procedures
· Implements new procedures to improve operational effectiveness
· Ensures Productively standards are maintained
· Ensures set up is completed for next shift.
· Establishes/maintains a proactive safety program in compliance with legislative requirements and the collective agreement.
· Maintains a proactive security program to safeguard the company’s physical assets.
· Reroutes/guides operations as necessary to meet operation changes & emergencies.
· Completes accurate and timely reports for management as required (staff schedules, attendance records, recruitment/ payroll documentation, dangerous goods incidents, WCB reports, on hands, load quality, arrival/departure).
· Performs other assignments or miscellaneous duties as assigned/instructed including driver rides
· Ensures sufficient staff resources, materials and supplies on hand at all times
· Daily measurement, monitoring and management of on-time performance, costs, and capacity utilization of ground line hauls and variance analysis for JCC LH.
· Work with Hubs and Terminals/Branches to optimize trailer utilization and reduce damages.
· Manage the day to day operation of the JCC ground linehaul, rerouting linehauls, as necessary, to meet operational changes and emergencies.
· Comply with Federal, Provincial, Transport of Dangerous Goods, etc. regulations and the Collective Agreement(s).
· Applying the appropriate leadership/management style to motivate staff.
· Timely delivery of reporting information to Management.
· Responsible for the timely and thorough investigation and reporting of linehaul motor vehicle collisions.
· Maintenance management and planning for all JCC line haul equipment.
· Daily reporting of JCC line haul performance exceptions.
· 100% departure of all line hauls.
· 100% accuracy on reporting information.
· On time dispatch of all JCC ground line hauls.
· Knowledgeable of Canada Labour Code part 2.
· Excellent interpersonal skills.
· Proven communication skills - written & oral.
· Demonstrated leadership, analysis & problem solving skills.
· PC skills (Word processing & spreadsheet).
· Working knowledge/interpretation of Collective Agreements.
· Demonstrated drive, initiative & flexibility to ensure task completion.
· Demonstrated time management & organization skills.
· Manage multiple activities/deadlines.
· Demonstrated leadership skills.
· Demonstrated ability to be assertive.
· Must take Transport of Dangerous Goods & WHMIS training courses.
· High school diploma.
· 3 years’ warehouse/ in courier industry.
· Knowledge & compliance with Dangerous Goods/WHMIS special handling procedures.
· College or University designation in an appropriate discipline.
· Prior working experience with quality/process improvement initiatives.
How to Apply
Candidates that have the combination of skills and abilities outlined above are invited to submit their resumes no later than October 1, 2018. We appreciate your interest however only candidates selected for an interview will be notified. No telephone calls please

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