Sort Manager


Troutdale, OR

What you'll be doing

Management responsibilities include, but are not limited to: hiring, terminations, coaching, skills development, recognition and rewards, performance evaluation and management, discipline, addressing employee concerns and staff productivity. Plans, organizes, staffs, directs and controls the day-to-day operations of the assigned sort. Ensures the sort is running in accordance with established quality and service standards. Ensures that cost and productivity goals are met. Oversees daily visual inspections of loads to ensure proper quality for customers and/or vendors. Plans sort strategy based on projected volume, head count, and other special circumstances and factors. Conducts daily presort meetings with operations managers to communicate all necessary information to run the sort effectively, including safety messages, productivity goals and previous days performance. Fosters a safety-conscious culture by supporting safety initiatives and ensuring appropriate related documentation is completed as necessary. Participates in the development of and responsible for administering company employee relations strategies, including maintaining the confidentiality of such material and matters. Ensures compliance with company policy and federal, state and local regulations.

What your background should be

Two (2) years management experience or operational leadership experience required. Excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational, analytical and time management skills. Demonstrated ability to build professional rapport, effectively lead a team and positively influence diverse groups. Ability to motivate a team to perform at the highest level by inspiring a shared vision and empowering them to act. Proficient computer skills, including use of Microsoft Word and Excel, Lotus Notes/Outlook and the Internet. Ability to develop and effectively implement field operational processes.

Required Schooling / Training

Bachelor's degree.

Who is the client company

This is a shipping company.
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