XPO Logistics, Inc. Senior Operations Supervisor, 1st Shift in Council Bluffs, Iowa

Senior Operations Supervisor, 1st Shift

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Supply Chain


Council Bluffs, IA, US, 51501

1st Shift, Monday - Friday, 7:30am - 5:30pm

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, our employees are our greatest asset. And we need leaders who will provide leadership and development opportunities while ensuring organizational policies and procedures followed. As the Senior Supervisor of Operations is you will be responsible for the overall performance of your assigned organization. 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 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 more.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Determine work procedures, prepare schedules and expedite workflow through effective utilization of staff and scheduling

  • Supervise and coordinate the daily execution of distribution activities

  • Maintain the integrity and accuracy of the inventory within the warehouse operation

  • Communicate inventory variances and their root causes to customers and train inventory personnel

  • Primary point of contact for problem resolution

  • Perform beginning and end of day processes

  • Ability to travel 75%

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics Management, or equivalent work experience

  • 5 or more years of professional managerial experience providing overall direction, implementation, and continuous improvement of logistics solutions in all phases of warehousing and distribution

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), Access, Visio, WMS, and ERP systems

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Experience with Lean warehousing

  • AS9100 or ISO knowledge and experience

  • Ability to gather data, compile information, and prepare reports

Be part of something big.

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

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, 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 are not intended to 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.

Nearest Major Market: Omaha

Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs