Dock Manager

Brampton East, ONTARIO | 4 months
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Dock Manager
Day & Ross Freight
The Day & Ross Transportation Group is currently seeking a full-time Dock Manager for our Freight division in Brampton, ON.
Day & Ross Freight is committed to an exceptional customer experience. We achieve this by being: authentic, committed, caring, trusted, and enthusiastic.
As a Dock Manager, you are accountable for ensuring that the dock employees are working in a safe and efficient manner.  You are responsible to ensure smooth operations, efficiencies, people management, freight flow, change implementation, and safety, aligned to operational expectations and guidelines. This position is all about the effective management of freight flow through the management of people and safety, continuous improvement, problem solving and effective communication. 
To be successful in this role, you will effectively complete the following (not an exhaustive list of responsibilities) :
  • Provide guidance by exhibiting a positive attitude, developing collaborative working relationships, and providing clear direction to employees.
  • Communicate clear expectations and hold team accountable to those expectations, maintain good working relationships with drivers, manage time effectively, and operate in an independent and capable manner
  • Manage dock operations with limited supervision. 
  • Responsible for dock safety for self and employees, and corrects any safety issues within their control, escalates concerns to the Operations Manager where required.
  • Work with the team to improve current processes and create efficiencies.
To be qualified for this role, please ensure your resume clearly displays some or all of the following :
  • Warehouse and/or cross dock experience
  • Supervisor experience (minimum 3-5 years)
  • Attention to detail
  • Well organized
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Computer skills are required
  • Education – secondary school, business management/administration skills
  • Flexible work schedule
  • In-depth knowledge of safety practices
  • Operational Certifications (Forklift, TDG, WHMIS)
The working environment can include physical labour (bending crouching, etc.), outside in varying weather conditions, loud machinery, operating a Driving Powered Industrial Vehicle (PIV) in congested areas.
Please apply directly on our website at or send your resume to and note the job title in the subject line.
Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to reference and criminal background checks prior to employment .
We thank you for your application, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
With a focus on quality customer service that extends to our valued employees, Day & Ross has been continuously recognized as an honored recipient of Canada’s Best Managed Companies since 2005. We offer our full-time employees a generous Benefits package and a company matched Pension plan.
As a federally regulated employer, The Day & Ross Transportation Group fully supports the principles of employment equity and encourages all qualified members of the designated groups to apply.
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