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Logistics Manager

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Date: Feb 14, 2019

City/State/Province: Brea, CA, US, 92821

Company: Colas

Employment with Sully-Miller Contracting Co.

If you're motivated, dedicated and looking for a challenging career in the construction industry, it's time to join the Sully-Miller team. Great employees made us the industry leader.

A workplace where people can grow

We strive above all to offer a work environment that interests, challenges and motivates. This includes opportunities to grow, competitive salaries and benefits, and a workplace culture that values the contributions of each individual. These human resource practices explain why many employees have been with Sully-Miller for decades.



Responsible for monitoring efficiencies, evaluating costs, and making utilization decisions for all trucks contracted to construction operations.



  • Drive the Sully-Miller safety culture and ensure highest standards are maintained in terms of safety, quality, and efficiency
  • Actively support and lead Company initiatives related to safety, performance, and employee development
  • Work with and communicate with dispatchers to manage truck efficiency
  • Visually monitor and perform time studies for the efficiency of trucking operations
  • Utilize various software and/or websites to make accurate and timely decisions related to trucking resource allocation
  • Advise operations of potential impacts to equipment/material delivery to ensure timely and efficient work requirements and schedules are maintained
  • Create and implement best practice logistics principles, policies, and processes across the organization to improve operational and financial performance
  • Use phone, fax, email, and cell phone to communicate with supervisors and truck brokers regarding trucking operations as needed
  • Complete budget to actual cost comparison for trucking on each project
  • Inspect broker trucks and drivers to insure they are meeting all company mandated safety regulations
  • Address questions, provides solutions to problems and requests regarding trucking on projects
  • Source dump sites for project utilization
  • Reconcile and process outside vendor invoices
  • Maintain effective relationships with customers, suppliers, and Company business groups


Qualifications, Education, Skills and Experience:

  • 3-5 years of experience in commercial trucking operations, logistics, construction, or related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 3-5 years of experience working in a supervisory capacity
  • Associates degree (Bachelor preferred) in Business Administration, Supply-Chain Management, Logistics, or related field a plus
  • Ability to effectively lead and develop employees
  • Ability to work independently, adapt to changing situations, and problem-solve in a dynamic environment
  • Prior experience using project planning, dispatch, and/or logistics software
  • Proficiency in use of computers including MS Office, spreadsheet, and database programs
  • Knowledge of DOT/Federal Motor Carrier regulations, OSHA, MSHA, and other applicable local, state, and federal regulations
  • Valid drivers’ license and clean driving history


Physical Requirements/Working Conditions:

  • Wear and maintain personal protective equipment (PPE) as required by company safety guidelines
  • Occasionally required to lift and /or move up to 50 pounds with or without assistance
  • Regularly required to use hands to feel, handle and manipulate objects
  • Regularly required to communicate (talk and hear)
  • Frequently required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
  • Frequently required to sit and use a computer for long periods
  • Occasional work in close proximity to heavy equipment and machinery
  • Exposure to typical construction site conditions, including dust and loud noise, and all weather conditions


Workplace Values Requirements:

  • Support, promote, and practice Sully-Miller core values, vision, and mission
  • Support, promote, and comply with Sully-Miller Code of Ethics, Workplace Conduct, Safety, and other established policies
  • Embrace the Company’s safety culture, actively support all safety initiatives, and adhere to defined accountabilities implemented by the Safety Steering and Continuous Improvement teams
  • Align personal vision and goals with larger goals of the Company
  • Support continuous improvement to improve Sully-Miller processes, performance, safety, and overall success



Sully-Miller Contracting Co. is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer dedicated to promoting diversity and maintaining a drug-free workplace. It is our policy to ensure that applicants are considered for employment based on their qualifications without regard to their race, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expressions, sexual orientation, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions),immigration status, citizenship, genetic information, medical conditions, protected veteran status, uniform service member status, familial status, marital status, registered domestic partner status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Applicants are treated on the basis of their job-related qualifications, ability and performance. We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants and provide a workplace free of harassment and discrimination.  This Policy applies to aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, training and development, promotion, termination, compensation, benefits, and all other terms and conditions of employment in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please click here and here.

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