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Yard Supervisor (Night Shift) "Fort Wayne"

Job Location

Fort Wayne, IN

Job Type

Full Time

Published Date

May 21, 2024

Job Description


Night Shift - This candidate will work Wednesday - Saturday, 6:00 p.m. - 6:00 a.m., and rotating Sundays.
The preferred candidate will embody an exemplary work ethic, patience with employee concerns/concerns, experience in decision making, abiding to operating procedures, upholding contract, and disciplining employees. This position requires a strong-willed, experienced person in managing personnel.
Manage day-to-day activities of Yard employees; perform various administrative duties in support of this function.

Essential Functions
• Provide hands-on supervision of employee work assignments to ensure maximum quality productivity.
• Ensure compliance with customer guidelines and requirements.
• Ensure appropriate staffing levels to effectively satisfy productivity goals and expectations.
• Prepare inventory for loading; build loads.
• Identify yard and equipment maintenance needs; initiate repair process, as needed.
Physical Abilities and Work Environment
• Physical agility to include, but may not be limited to, walking, standing, sitting, bending, stooping, squatting, reaching, lifting up to 100 pounds, pushing, pulling, stretching, climbing, and balancing.
• Visual acuity, including but may not be limited to, close up and distance, peripheral sight, ability to discern color.
• Work effectively in an environment with potential loud noise, extreme heat or cold
• Ability to work effectively at heights up to 50'
• Manual dexterity
• Ability to work around fumes and petroleum products.

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $55,000.00 per year

• 401(k)
• Dental insurance
• Health insurance
• Life insurance
• Paid time off
• Vision insurance

• 12 hour shift
• Evening shift
• Night shift
• Overtime
• Weekends as needed

• Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: In person

Application Question(s):
• Are you able to work outside in all weather conditions?
• Do you have experience in a supervisory/management role?
• Do you have experience in a union environment?
• Do you have working knowledge of computers and software to include Microsoft Office? Do you have a working understanding of Excel?
• This candidate will work the night shift, Wednesday - Saturday, 6:00 p.m. - 6:00 a.m., and rotating Sundays. Are you able to work these shift times?


• High school graduate or equivalent
• Must pass pre-employment background check and drug screening.
• Must have a valid driver's license.
• Working knowledge of computers and software to include Microsoft Office, SPECIFICALLY BASIC UNDERSTANDING OF EXCEL.
• 2-4 years' relevant management experience in a union environment
• Management experience in the auto transport industry preferred.
• Excellent management, supervisory and leadership skills
• Excellent employee and labor relations skills
• Excellent time management and prioritization skills

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