Transportation Supervisor

Job Summary

Supervise daily Transportation Department functions including supervising drivers, routing deliveries and pickups and utilizing all department equipment and resources

Fundamental Job Tasks

  • Scheduling drivers to meet operational needs and cost controls.
  • Oversee daily transportation delivery service to all Stater Bros. Retail stores in Southern California. Roughly 20% of returning trucks backhaul Vendor product for our Distribution Center. 
  • Interface with Federal, State and Local Safety and Environmental Departments/Agencies with respect to ensuring Stater Bros. is in compliance with all related rules, regulations and procedures.
  • Interface with Teamsters Union regarding progressive discipline and grievances associated with Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) and Company Policy & Procedures to include participating in the CBA negotiations.
  • Work with Distribution Centers and Retail Management to provide best on-time delivery service possible.
  • Communicating with stores on a daily basis.
  • Maintaining a list of available equipment.
  • Reviewing driver files.
  • Working with XATA onboard tracking, UPS (Roadnet) Routing/ Scheduling.
  • Train, instruct, motivate, counsel and discipline new and existing personnel.
  • Personally follow and enforce all Rules, Regulations, Policies, Procedures and all Labor Agreements.
  • Support all safety programs and OSHA compliance to ensure a safe work environment.
  • Problem solving and decision making occur on a regular basis.
  • Maintain the confidentiality of all reports and Company information.
  • Perform any other duties and assignments as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent 
  • College Degree with emphasis in Supply Chain Management preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years’ Industry experience in Supply Chain Management with emphasis on Transportation.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Transportation cost and performance computer software (XATA onboard tracking, UPS (Roadnet) Routing/ Scheduling.
  • Understand Company Policy/Procedure, Teamsters Collective Bargaining Agreement, Federal, State and Local rules and regulations pertaining to Highway Safety and Environmental Protection measures.
  • Familiar with Southern California Freeway System and City Locations.
  • Knowledge of area of operation and location of stores;
  • Knowledge of equipment operation and safety.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills.
  • Ability to deal effectively with Employees, Management, Union Representatives, Vendor Representatives and other individuals doing business with the Company.
  • Must be available to work various shifts including, days, nights, graveyard, weekends and holidays.
  • Confidentiality, integrity, accuracy and problem solving required.

Required Licenses and/or Certification

  • Valid California Driver License (Class A preferred)

Stater Bros.offers a competitive salary and benefits package and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Procedures

To apply for this position please submit your application using our online job portal.