Fastfrate Group has been providing industry-leading transportation services for more than 50 years. From what started as an LTL over the road and intermodal carrier, Fastfrate has grown into a diverse group comprised of multiple companies operating across Canada. This evolution allows us to offer customers a full suite of asset-based transportation, including over-the-road, cross-border, intermodal LTL and TL, drayage and transload, warehousing, distribution, logistics services and final mile.
Who we’re looking for:
Fastfrate Group is seeking an Operations Team lead for our Woodbridge, Ontario office. The Operations Team is fast-paced, professional and growing. You’ll bring excellent people and communication skills, a team-oriented mindset, and the drive to achieve goals.
What you’ll do:
Oversee and help with daily warehouse and dock operations
Accountable for productivity and efficiencies of staff
Ensures all freight is unloaded and loaded in a safe and timely manner; reports any exceptions to stakeholders.
Ensure warehouse inbound, and outbound orders are processed in order of priority and within the required timeframes.
Maintain regular communication with Customers, planners, and dispatch staff regarding service/delivery matters.
Optimizes the use of staff and equipment to meet customer shipping requirements
Provides direct supervision of staff, ensuring staff are adequately trained to perform their duties in an effective and safe manner
Ensure efficient operations are maintained by optimizing staff scheduling, availability of efficient and safe equipment, identifying process improvement opportunities, etc
Reports any damage to equipment or shipments, ensuring photographs and reports are completed.
Maintains a clean, organized and safe dock environment
Required to work overtime as needed.
Minimum three years in the warehouse, transportation, logistics or distribution sector
Minimum three years of supervisory experience, preferably in a union environment
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Self-motivated and work well in a team environment
Ability to effectively handle multiple conflicting priorities
Ability to work well under pressure
Good computer skills required
Attention to detail required
What’s in it for you:
Supportive working environment
Well-established company backed by over 50 years of service.