VASCOR Sr. Yard Leader in Sterling Heights, Michigan
Since its founding in 1987, VASCOR (Value Added Service Corp.) has logged millions of miles and handled millions of vehicles for a growing roster of global and regional clients. As one of the nation's most respected Third-Party Logistics (3PL) providers, we provide superior full-spectrum supply chain logistics to manufacturers, Class I railroads and other key players in the automotive industry.
A privately held join venture between APL Logistics and Fujitrans Corporation, VASCOR is infused with expertise that comes from our connection to our owners' global supply chain solutions in more than 50 countries across six continents, and includes overseas subsidiaries and partners. Our experience extends well beyond the automotive sector across multiple industries.
The Yard Leader is responsible for managing specific yard activities. Primary goals are to ensure that the requirements of the Yard Management group as well as our customer requirements are met.
The Yard Leader reports to the Yard Manager and/or Group Leader and has direct responsibility to lead their location.
Responsibilities to include but not limited to:
Maintain professional and cordial relationship with customer, vendors and various VASCOR departments
Assures local receiving and releasing related operations are functioning in accordance with established procedures and that customer service, shipping and budget goals are met
Communicates exceptions, and proactively resolves transportation problems
Know the inspection process (inbound / post campaign) and train team on the standardized inspections process
Use of equipment (scanners/computer/etc.) and train team
Fill out necessary paperwork on a daily basis
Know, understand, and use Quality Management System and train team
Manage a staff of 20 employees
Very fast paced environment
Essential Skills and Experience
G.E.D. or High School Diploma
Intermediate computer skills using Windows based Word and Excel
Attention to detail
Prior inspection or supervisory experience required
Must be able to meet the physical requirements of the job
Comprehensive benefits package
Paid Time Off
Immediate 401K vesting