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Company Overview

Whether you are experienced in the green industry, a professional looking for a career change, or a new graduate or veteran transitioning into the workforce, we are confident you will find opportunity and reward with SiteOne. 

 

SiteOne Landscape Supply is the largest and only national wholesale distributor of landscaping products in the United States and Canada. With over 500 branches across the U.S. and Canada, we offer a comprehensive selection of products including:  irrigation supplies, fertilizer and control products, nursery goods, hardscapes, landscape lighting, drainage and erosion control products, tools, and other landscaping accessories and supplies.

 

Come grow with our associates who are customer obsessed, always safe, continuously improving, and having fun!

Position Overview

We are in the process of transforming our Distribution Center Inbound and Outbound Freight Program, including:

  • Implementing and managing dedicated fleets to support SiteOne’s transportation initiatives
  • Efficiently managing freight through diligent carrier management
  • Optimizing flow of Inbound and Outbound shipments to SiteOne facilities
  • and providing a high level of freight support to over 550+ SiteOne branch locations covering 45 U.S. states and 6 Canadian provinces.

 

We are looking to hire a Distribution Center Transportation Supervisor to support this transformation and provide exceptional service to our Branches.  This position will work onsite at our third-party managed DC.

Come grow with us! Join our team as DC Transportation Supervisor in Carlisle, PA. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Provide company wide support for inbound and outbound freight to assign Distribution Center across all modes (Parcel, LTL, Truckload, Intermodal, Private/Dedicated Fleet)
  • Provide SiteOne Branch locations with timely, professional, and proactive communication on a consistent basis.
  • Be the communication champion for the SiteOne Transportation team and notify branches of any delays, issues, etc.
  • Work with the DC Transportation Coordinator to effectively route normal replenishment orders, add-on’s, and expedited orders
  • Work with Carrier Partners and Dedicated Fleet Partners to effectively manage driver utilization, Hours of Service regulations, and capacity
  • Identify areas of opportunity to maximize trailer utilization, reduce out of route miles, backhaul utilization, etc.
  • Investigate, resolve, and follow-up on Branch needs related to carrier performance
  • Work with Branches, Category, Buyers, and Sales regarding general transportation needs
  • Partner with internal and external resources to better define shipping processes and procedures
  • Identify and present opportunities to improve service levels and drive down cost
  • Support freight needs and requests for Category, Buyers, Area and Regional Leadership, and Branches
  • Track and trace domestic shipments across multiple modes of Transportation (Fleet, Truckload, LTL, Parcel, Intermodal, etc.)
  • Utilize a Transportation Management System (TMS) to manage shipments, inbound or outbound appointments, shipment tracking and tracing, etc.
  • Periodic traveling will be required for training, onboarding, and team events
  • The DC Transportation Supervisor will report to the Senior Director, Transportation and will be based out of Carlisle, PA

Skills We Are Seeking

  • 4-year degree or equivalent industry experience
  • 3 – 5 years of experience minimum in a Transportation Planner, Distribution Center Coordinator/Analyst, Logistics Analyst, or similar role as part of a retail or wholesale operation
  • Experience with SaaS based TMS solution is a plus
  • A track record of providing superior customer service and exceeding expectations
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Private Fleet/Dedicated Fleet management is required
  • Experience in the Green Distribution, Irrigation, Nursery, Lawn and Garden, or Landscape Industry is a plus

Perks:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision plans
  • Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays
  • Competitive Compensation
  • 401k with company match
  • Company paid life insurance, Short Term Disability and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Product Discounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Opportunity for Advancement

 

THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS NOT INTENDED TO BE AN EXHAUSTIVE LIST OF ALL RESPONSIBILITIES, DUTIES AND QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED OF INDIVIDUALS PERFORMING THE JOB. THE QUALIFICATIONS DETAILED IN THIS JOB DESCRIPTION ARE NOT CONSIDERED THE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS NECESSARY TO PERFORM THE JOB, BUT RATHER AS GUIDELINES. THEY MAY VARY FROM POSITION TO POSITION.

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