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General Manager

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Lazer Logistics

US

17 days ago
full-time
degree mentioned

Job highlights

Qualification

Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Business, or related field or equivalent years of experience. 3 years management experience with Lazer Logistics or 5 years outside management experience. Proven track record in logistics, warehouse, supply chain, transportation, or related field. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to quickly understand P&L issues and identify opportunities for improving financial results. Exceptional customer service orientation. Proficiency in Microsoft Office. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and juggle multiple priorities. Adaptability and resilience. Ability to build rapport with customers and associates. Demonstrated sense of ownership, and ability to drive change. Willingness to travel, as necessary. Transportation management: 5 years (Required). St. Louis, MO: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Responsibility

The General Manager has direct responsibility over employees at the assigned Site. Duties include, but are not limited to, P&L responsibility and partnering with Corporate Safety, Fleet, HR, and Accounting Officers to ensure that operations meet internal and external standards. Coaches and develops all Lazer Logistics site Management, Leads, and applicable Admin, Clerk and Dispatch positions. Cultivates and maintains strong relationships with Customer. Conducts business unit assessments and inspections to ensure compliance with regulatory, customer, and company requirements. Leads safety performance by developing and promoting procedures and campaigns to eliminate and prevent hazardous behaviors, in conjunction with the on-site Lazer Logistics Safety team. Proactively identifies best practices to reduce driver turnover and ensure that the management team builds strong relationships to improve retention. Uses available metrics to monitor and maximize customer deliverables and productivity. Develops, executes, and assesses continuous improvement programs to ensure that Lazer Logistics deploys best practices in yard management solutions. Performs other duties as assigned to ensure that the operation runs safely, efficiently, and profitably

Benefits

  • Pay: $75,000.00 - $85,000.00 per year
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental Coverage
  • Health Insurance
  • Retirement Savings
  • Paid Time Off

Job Description

Description

Lazer Logistics is an industry leader in third party yard management services. Yard management and spotting are critical elements in the supply chain that help to fuel our economy. We are a company dedicated to safety, teamwork, and exceptional customer service. Our corporate support team is an important pillar of the company and a critical element to supporting our operations at each site, so we hire qualified and growth-oriented team members. We are committed to compensation, benefits that respect, and reward our employees for their hard work and dedication. We have a strong commitment to family and a bold commitment to growth, both in how we do things and with whom we partner. As a logistics industry leader who prioritizes safety, we want to offer you more than your next job. We want to offer you a career in logistics. Summary: The General Manager has direct responsibility over employees at the assigned Site. Duties include, but are not limited to, P&L responsibility and partnering with Corporate Safety, Fleet, HR, and Accounting Officers to ensure that operations meet internal and external standards. The ideal candidate will have senior-level logistics experience, commitment to excellence, and a bias for action. Job Description: • Coaches and develops all Lazer Logistics site Management, Leads, and applicable Admin, Clerk and Dispatch positions. • Cultivates and maintains strong relationships with Customer. • Conducts business unit assessments and inspections to ensure compliance with regulatory, customer, and company requirements. • Leads safety performance by developing and promoting procedures and campaigns to eliminate and prevent hazardous behaviors, in conjunction with the on-site Lazer Logistics Safety team. • Proactively identifies best practices to reduce driver turnover and ensure that the management team builds strong relationships to improve retention. • Uses available metrics to monitor and maximize customer deliverables and productivity. • Develops, executes, and assesses continuous improvement programs to ensure that Lazer Logistics deploys best practices in yard management solutions. • Performs other duties as assigned to ensure that the operation runs safely, efficiently, and profitably. Qualifications and Experience: • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Business, or related field or equivalent years of experience. • 3 years management experience with Lazer Logistics or 5 years outside management experience • Proven track record in logistics, warehouse, supply chain, transportation, or related field • Experience with Fortune 500 firms preferred. • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Ability to quickly understand P&L issues and identify opportunities for improving financial results. • Exceptional customer service orientation • Proficiency in Microsoft Office • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and juggle multiple priorities. • Adaptability and resilience • Ability to build rapport with customers and associates. • Demonstrated sense of ownership, and ability to drive change. • Willingness to travel, as necessary. We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status. Job Type: Full-time Pay: $75,000.00 - $85,000.00 per year Benefits: • 401(k) • 401(k) matching • Dental insurance • Employee discount • Flexible schedule • Health insurance • Paid time off • Paid training • Vision insurance Experience level: • 5 years Shift: • Day shift Weekly day range: • Monday to Friday Experience: • Management: 5 years (Required) • Transportation management: 5 years (Required) Ability to Relocate: • St. Louis, MO: Relocate before starting work (Required) Work Location: In person