Distribution SupervisorFairfield, New Jersey Apply Now
We have an outstanding opportunity available for a Distribution Supervisor to help lead our team of local route delivery drivers. This position will ensure drivers are adhering to current DOT (Department of Transportation) and CSA (Compliance, Safety, Accountability) rules, following proper vehicle maintenance and safety procedures, and are set up for success each day while keeping driver morale high and providing exceptional customer service. Our drivers deliver all of the fresh bagel, roll, and bread dough to our local cafes where they are baked every day, 7 days a week.
- Current Class A CDL license
- At least 1 year of cumulative verifiable experience driving in a manual transmission tractor trailer within the past 5 years with the ability to pass a road test.
- Ability to obtain a 1 year medical card.
- Working knowledge of current DOT/CSA laws and experience guiding drivers in compliance, i.e. hours-of-service (HOS) compliance, driver fitness, unsafe driving, vehicle maintenance, controlled substances/alcohol, and crash indicator
- 3 years in a direct supervisory role mentoring and coaching drivers on a daily basis
- Experience with routing and driver scheduling in a daily delivery process, food industry is a plus
- Basic computer skills in a Windows environment
- Experience with onboard monitoring systems such as PeopleNet or similar
- Exceptional organizations skills
- Ability to work early morning dispatch times, weekends, and holidays
- Ability to deliver positive customer service
We offer: Competitive Salary Award Program Potential Competitive Health & Welfare Benefits Company-Matched 401(k) Savings Plan Paid Vacation Paid Holidays Product Discount
At Panera Bread, we share a common set of cultural values:
- No Jerks Our relationships are based on respect and honesty
- No Shortcuts We get the tough stuff done with optimism and mastery
- Profit Provides Possibilities Profit sustains the growth of our concept and our people
Panera operates more than 2,100 bakery-cafes in 45 states and in Ontario Canada under the Panera Bread, Saint Louis Bread Co. and Paradise Bakery & Cafe; names, delivering fresh, authentic artisan bread served in a warm environment by engaging associates. These cafes are supported by 21 Fresh Dough Manufacturing Facilities that deliver fresh dough 7 days a week 363 days per year.
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External Reference Code JR0011778 Company Name 100 Panera, LLC