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Transportation Supervisor

We're hiring for an eager transportation management professional to join our expanding operation in Warren, MI. This is an ideal opportunity for an operations-focused leader seeking to get more hands-on experience within transportation management & compliance. This role will work at the direction of the transportation manager and plant manager to ensure DOT processes and procedures are being followed and that the transportation function is meeting our customers' needs/expectations. If growing your operations and transportation management knowledge is in line with your next career step we encourage you to apply today!


About the Role

How you will contribute

  • Coordinate and control the order cycle and associated information systems.
  • Monitor the quality, quantity, cost and efficiency of the movement and storage of goods.
  • Assign approved service provider for transportation based on the approved carrier matrix, mode, service level, and cost efficiency to meet the customer’s expectations.
  • Ensure that all transport fleet vehicles are properly maintained.
  • Proactively works with operations to identify shipments at risk of not meeting secure dates based on mode, service level, miles, equipment type.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Your Key Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering, or related field.
  • Experience performing professional level operational and plant management duties; preferably in automotive or logistics industry.
  • Knowledge of principles and procedures used in material planning and logistics operations and practices.
  • Knowledge of various means of transport / transit times. 


syncreon offers exciting and challenging roles within a growing international organization. We strive to hire and develop the right people, locally and globally; stimulating personal growth and self-development within an informal atmosphere. We offer a market competitive compensation package.


About syncreon
syncreon delivers tailored, progressive and scalable solutions to premier global automotive and technology brands, such as Jaguar Land Rover, Harley Davidson, BMW, Dell, Xerox and Canon. We supply 3PL and 4PL solutions that adapt as quickly as industry and the marketplace evolve. For over 60 years syncreon has provided unique and innovative expertise in providing highly integrated, warehousing management, inbound to manufacturing, reverse and repair, export packing, aftermarket services, fulfilment services and transport. Today we have 14,000+ employees working in 100+ locations worldwide who enjoy our supportive culture, dedication to work-life balance, people development and superb career opportunities. For more information, visit www.syncreon.com.


Candidates chosen to move forward within the Recruitment Process, may be required to undergo an assessment and/or submit further background information. Any offers of employment may be conditional on completion of required checks and provision of relevant documentation, in accordance with the applicable local legislation.