Router

Job Description

Company: FreshPoint South Texas
Location: US-TX- San Antonio
Zip Code: 78218
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 0-1
Position Type:
 

 

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THE PASSION: 

At FreshPoint, we’re all about People. Passion. Produce! FreshPoint is North America’s largest exclusively owned produce distributor. We purchase unique and seasonal products that support local farms and growers. But we’re much more than just produce.  As a Sysco owned company, we provide the benefits and resources of a fortune 100 enterprise with a real family feel. 

Opportunity is knocking!  At FreshPoint we understand that building a great company is just like creating a great meal - you must have all the right ingredients. For us, those ingredients are the cultures, backgrounds, ideas, and experiences behind our diverse workforce that embodies FreshPoint. FreshPoint is a leader in selling, marketing and distributing produce, dairy and other food products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from the home.​

Routing Coordinator 

  POSITION PURPOSE: 

The Routing Coordinator is responsible for the daily routing function with the goal of consistent, on time delivery in the most cost effective manner possible and responsible for maintaining the efficiency of the delivery routes, i.e., mileage, caseload, weight and driver overtime.   Supervise Router in larger OpCos. 

                

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Provide technical, customer relations, and personnel management for major programs and projects. 

  • Responsible for daily load/route to maximize customer service, efficiency, manpower and equipment.  Oversee the daily assignment of Delivery Associates to routes.  Oversee the daily manpower scheduling to insure route coverage.  Responsible for the update and maintenance of transportation system (RoadNet) standard routes and sites.  

  • Communicates daily with customer service, warehouse and sales personal to achieve company goals related to routing/transportation.    

  • Adherence to policy and safety requirements. Analyzes department performance reports including system (TripMaster) data to monitor routing efficiency and accuracy.   

  • Ensures timely resolution of daily delivery and ensuring compliance with DOT regulations.  

  • Interact with drivers to maximize their ABC opportunities and correct any routing shortcomings.  Ensures the proper level of service is being received to ensure customer satisfaction for new and existing customers.  

 QUALIFICATIONS             

  • Minimum Required: High School diploma or GED.  

  • Associates degree preferred. 

  • Minimum Required:  3-5 years distribution/transportation experience in high volume, route delivery operation. 

           

Skills 

Ability to work in a fast paced environment.  Must be able to multitask and prioritize. Ability to communicate.  Professionalism 

Assigning routes and making required changes to meet customer delivery windows. 

 

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

 

Freshpoint is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

 

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time