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Operations Manager

Requisition Id:  54099
Business Unit:  Last Mile
Location: 

Mississauga, ON, CA, L4W 4T7

Build relationships. Expand your career possibilities.

You have a passion for logistics, and you know how to keep things moving. At XPO Logistics, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with customers, assist in route planning and monitoring, and build a bright professional future. On our team, you’ll play a key role in providing daily solutions to our customers.

If you’re looking for a growth opportunity and a better lifestyle, join us at XPO.

 

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including extended health benefits (medical, dental and vision), pension, life insurance, disability and more.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Provide support to our home delivery services (Last Mile) for a designated market region
  • Manage operations of contracted drivers operating 7 days per week in multiple locations
  • Manage 15-20 hourly staff, including interview, hire, train, direct and conduct performance reviews
  • Oversee route planning and route monitoring
  • Recruit and source contract carriers and validate contract eligibility
  • Manage expense accurately and meet P&L budget goals

 

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • College Diploma in a business-related field or equivalent work experience
  • 2 years of supervisory experience
  • 2 years of logistics management experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint) and MS Project    

 

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics or Supply Chain Management and 1-3 years of logistics or transportation experience
  • Excellent negotiation skills to deal effectively with individuals and groups within and outside the organization
  • Ability to prioritize regular workload, special tasks, and concurrent projects, allocating time and resources appropriately
  • Self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Familiarity with the most widely known and emerging tools, technologies and social applications

Be part of something big.#ZR6

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oreal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, record of offences, marital status, family status, disability or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They should not be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed.