ABF Freight System, Inc Senior P&D Operations in United States
ABF Freight is a logistics company with creative problem solvers who deliver integrated solutions for complex supply chain challenges.
Wanting to join the ABF Freight family? In our search for top talent, we are looking for those that will further enable us to deliver on our vision and fully support our values-driven culture.
Currently, we are looking for a Senior Manager - Process and Development Operations to join the ABF Freight team. You would oversee facilitation and implementation of standard process and procedures, or any initiative related to the continuous improvement of ABF Freight’s P&D operation. This includes creating and managing an overall strategy that has both a short-term and long-term perspective across each of the functional areas within ArcBest.
Your responsibilities may include:
Lead and direct any and all continuous improvement activities related to P&D operations
Direct efforts in data-driven root cause analysis (statistics) and solution development for adverse trends affecting P&D performance
Design, implement and maintain P&D applications - Inbound Planning, Mobile Dispatch, driver apps, etc.
Develop and maintain routing strategy that improves compliance while reducing miles and hours driving
Work with ABT to recommend hardware used by city drivers
Maintain and improve the P&D measurement systems and failure identification
Understand logic and rules for operational compliance and adjust if necessary
Oversee the process of maintaining optimum static routes for SC’s as freight levels change
Provide support for other engineering projects as needed
Collect and analyze data to identify areas of concern, and develop fact-based improvement activities
Other duties, as assigned
Bachelor’s degree, preferred. Focus in Industrial Engineering or equivalent, preferred
Graduate degree in Engineering, or MBA, preferred
Five years’ experience in operations research and optimization, preferred
Understanding of ABF Freight’s Quality Process
Experience with Microsoft Excel, Access, and SQL
Understanding of corporate goals and subsidiary relationships
Excellent management and leadership skills
Experience in simulation, forecasting, programming, optimization, and project management, preferred
Knowledge of LTL operations including both linehaul and service center operations
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability