DCC: Supply Chain and Logistics Management Trainee - Transportation (Penske Logistics)
Company: Penske Logistics
Posted on: November 18, 2023
Ready to move your career forward? As a Penske Logistics ("PL")
Management Trainee you will use your hard-earned degree to
contribute to the overall success of the business. Looking for cool
projects? You'll discover opportunities to proactively improve
customer's processes, while being exposed to financial reporting
and key performance indicators (KPI's). Like developing teams? Put
your leadership skills to work while learning how to lead a team of
high-energy, driven associates in our fast-paced environment.
Penske will introduce you to our business with industry leading
technology and winning company culture through ongoing training and
mentoring to help cultivate the skills and expertise you need to
succeed in our business. Things move fast at Penske. You will too.
You'll be on a fast track to furthering your leadership career,
with advancement opportunities upon graduation from the program.
Are you eligible? ---You've got an undergraduate degree (Is it in a
Business or Supply Chain field? Even better!) ---Your leadership
track record is evident whether in class, on campus, in your
community, or in the military ---You're legally authorized to work
in the U.S.A. o Unfortunately, we are currently unable to sponsor
individuals for employment visas for these positions. ---Each
program will start in January 2024 and go for approximately 9-12
months. ---You're able to live in Chambersburg, PA. Our Program:
This position is best suited for candidates who want to gain
valuable experience to launch their career with Penske. Our
dedicated training program will prepare you to oversee logistics
operations including customer service, freight loading and
unloading, dispatch and proper documentation and procedure control.
Hands-on experience will help you learn to effectively manage
driver deliveries, loading/unloading of trailers, cross docking and
customer service operations in a manner consistent with company
services and cost objectives. Upon graduation from the program,
you'll be prepared to lead a small group of hourly associates in a
dedicated contract carriage operation. ---Ensure that all
associates are motivated, engaged, trained and competent and
understand how their work relates to the customers' business
objectives. ---Foster a safe work environment by complying with and
administering established safety and operational procedures.
---Understand the location-specific customer goals & objectives and
work to meet and exceed these expectations daily. ---Effectively
resolve issues and monitor day-to-day operations for compliance
using organizational and time management skills. ---Learn the
Kaizen methodology and implement Lean processes. ---Evaluate and
recommend changes in preferred work methods to increase
productivity of dispatch operations. ---Properly plan work
assignments to ensure effective use of fleet/ equipment.
Qualifications: ---Bachelor's Degree required. ---Internship or
related work experience in a customer-facing role preferred.
---Military experience is a plus. ---Effective communication
skills, both written and verbal. ---Ability to learn and navigate
various technology platforms. ---Committed to learning and growing;
receptive to feedback and developing self-awareness. ---High level
of commitment to operation and job responsibilities. ---Results
oriented, attention to detail and effective time management and
organizational skills. ---Builds and develops positive working
relationships within department at all levels. ---Regular,
predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job.
---Willingness to work the required schedule, work at the specific
location required, complete Penske employment application, submit
to a background investigation (to include past employment,
education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required.
Physical Requirements: ---The physical and mental demands described
here are representative of those that must be met by an associate
to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions. ---The associate
will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or in written
form; remember and analyze certain information; and remember and
understand certain instructions or guidelines. ---While performing
the duties of this job, the associate may be required to stand,
walk and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to
touch, handle and feel, and to occasionally lift and/or move up to
25 lbs./12 kg. ---Specific vision abilities required by this job
include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth
perception and the ability to adjust focus. If you're looking for a
company ready to both encourage and challenge you professionally,
Penske may be the place for you. Contact us for more information,
we'd love to talk to you about this opportunity! Website:
www.GoPenske.com/careers Phone: 1-888-236-3560 Penske is an Equal
Opportunity Employer. Job Category: Logistics/Supply Chain Job
Family: Common Address: 1440 Sheffler Drive Primary Location:
US-PA-Chambersburg Employer: Penske Logistics LLC Req ID: 2327744
Date posted: 10/14/2023
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