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Transportation Operations Manager

Date: Jan 3, 2018

Location: Gooding, ID, ID, US

Company: Glanbia

Job Summary

Oversee and manage the entire Glanbia internal fleet, operators, routes and inventories to effectively transport milk, cheese, whey and whey based powders.


Essential Functions

  • Oversees employment and personnel of the Company transportation employees.
  • Manages internal transportation of for Milk, Cheese, Whey and Whey based Powders.
  • Responsible for repair and maintenance of trucking fleet.
  • Assists with fielding patron complaints and issues.
  • Responsible for fuel and parts purchasing for transportation.
  • Accountable for trucking department P&L.
  • Accountable for trucking department safety, insurance, milk weight/spills.
  • Balance product inventory between locations.
  • Manages capex projects related to transportaion equipment.
  • Responsible for payroll and scheduling for transportation employees.
  • Develops the budget for Glanbia Transportation operation.
  • Responsible for management and inspect of contract haulers delivering to Glanbia locations for U.S.D.A. and O.S.H.A. compliance.


Additional Functions

  • Available 24 hours a day for emergencies.
  • Manage milk sample bar code label distribution to all plants and dairies.
  • Perform other duties as assigned



  • Requires a Bachelor’s Degree from college or technical school; or a minimum of seven years related experience and/or training or equivalent combination.
  • Comply with all safety policies, practices and procedures. Report all unsafe activities to supervisor and/or Human Resources
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, patrons, and the general public.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
  • Ability to define problems, collects data, establishes facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and handle multiply projects simultaneously and delegate assignments to others.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Participate in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals
  • Provide leadership to others through example and sharing of knowledge/skill
  •  Proficient personal computer skills including electronic mail, record keeping, routine database activity, word processing, spreadsheet, graphics, etc.

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