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Senior Manager, District Operations and Safety

Requisition Id:  344198
Business Unit:  LTL

Mississauga, ON, Canada, L4W1E6


Solutions driven success.


XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 


As the District Network Manager, you will work closely with Linehaul and operational leadership to drive strategic initiatives, while identifying solutions for operational and network deficiencies across different sites within the district. The focus of this role will require balancing your work schedule between the Outbound (OTB) and Freight Assembly Center (FAC) shifts throughout the week by supporting the feeder operations of the linehaul network, which operate during the evening and overnight hours. We will equip you with the best tools in the industry to grow and develop to a level that will exceed your expectations and help you reach your career goals.


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Execute operational and network initiatives that deliver on EBITDA goals within the district
  • Work with terminal and field safety management teams to maintain a safety culture while helping to develop measurement criteria to improve safety performance 
  • Train district management teams on network execution initiatives, ensuring successful rollouts and sustainment of programs
  • Facilitate beginner and refresher training for internal employees
  • Oversee internal programs and policies, including contractor CDL and CSA monitoring, drug and alcohol program compliance, the maintenance of roadside inspection documentation and OS compliance (ELOGs) 
  • Perform periodic audits of qualification files, accident files, roadside packets, etc. 
  • Periodic inspection of required in cab documents
  • Ensure contractor and company compliance with all applicable federal, provincial and local regulations
  • Aggressively search for opportunities to improve network execution and profitability
  • Partner with local management teams to develop and implement solutions to deliver cost savings during outbound sort/freight assembly center sort operations
  • Validate and communicate network savings to the Linehaul team and your District General Manager (DGM)
  • Work at the direction of the DGM and leadership team to improve the execution of key quantifiable objectives, such as EBITDA improvement, network window compliance, cost target achievement, damage improvement and accident/injury performance

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • 5 years of related work experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of supply chain management techniques and processes
  • Experience in supply chain, procurement, maintenance or transportation
  • Less-than-Truckload (LTL) experience
  • Availability to travel up to 75% of the time

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or a related field, or equivalent related work or military experience
  • Profit and loss (P&L) experience
  • Supervisory experience in a team-focused environment

Be part of something big.


XPO is a leading provider of world-class solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

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. Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 


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