23 days old

EV45 - Transportation/Bus Aide

Kelly Services
Livonia, MI 48151
Kelly Services is hiring for a reputable global company that is one of our top clients. Please see the job description below.

**Length:** 5-7 weeks, could be longer

**Hours:** Monday to Friday: 10am to 6:30pm

**Pay:** $13-$15 per hour

**Experience:** proficient in Microsoft programs and applications, tech savvy, supply chain/transportation experience is a plus, DOT regulations knowledge, eager to work, good planning and organization skills, good communication skills. A new college grad would be fine.


The Transportation Representative coordinates movement of freight in a timely, safe and cost-effective manner. Tracks freight movement and updates Transportation Management system as well as all other pertinent contacts to reflect movement of freight. Ensures Route Optimization through use of TM system but knowledgeable enough to amend routes through manual intervention. Communicate with all pertinent contacts relative to the status of freight movement and issues. Proactively reacts to transportation issues that occur.

Resolves all transportation issues with contacts and provides oversight to the owner operators (o/o) when failures occur. Indoctrinates new owner operators on processes and paperwork as well as on-board computer operation. Ensures all o/o are following DOT regulations including hours of service regulations and coaches o/o when failures occur. Ensures o/o follows all safety regulations. Works with the safety department to ensure all o/o paperwork is up to date. Ensures safe and secure cross boarder deliveries to adhere to both United States and Canadian laws. Coordinates movement of overflow freight, communicates o/o route changes, oversight and compliance to cold chain requirements.

**Job Duties and Responsibilities:**

**Transportation Operations**

Coordinates, dispatches and tracks drivers (Owner Operators) to ensure timely and safe movement of freight. Coordinates delivery of overflow freight based on customer data. Resolves any transportation problems for the customer. Ensures driver will be able to meet window times for pick-up and deliveries. Representative is responsible for developing/implementing a plan to meet customer requirements if driver will not be able to meet window times. Works with other Transportation Reps to ensure all loads are covered for the customer. Maintains computer records of all daily load activities and service percentage, and delay times. Updates all pertinent contacts with freight movement and communicates with them regarding freight delays and failures. Monitors temperatures of trailers when applicable. Responsible for maintaining constant communication with Owner/Operators (OO).


Analyzes freight flow information and makes recommendations for improvements to routes as appropriate. Works with Analyst group to implement appropriate route changes and analyzes route optimization, insuring service and revenues are maximized.

**Driver Training**

Educates drivers of policies and procedures outlined in drivers manual. Ensures drivers are following all FGSCS and DOT regulations. Reviews driver logs to ensure logs are accurate and up to date.

Please email Heather Rosati at with your resume if you are interested so we can set up a time to talk. Looking forward to connecting!

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at
Posted: 2020-10-07 Expires: 2020-11-07

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Kelly Services
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