Transportation Load Planner

Loblaw Companies Limited - Moncton, NB (30+ days ago)

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100 Baig Blvd, Moncton, Nouveau-Brunswick, E1E1C8
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Transportation Load Planner

The Transportation Planning Center is responsible for the daily planning of all vendor (inbound) purchase orders and all store (outbound) delivery orders into efficient and cost-effective loads. The Transportation Planner utilizes the Transportation Management System to plan loads that meet the needs of the business from a customer perspective (planned arrival within target delivery window) while meeting the compliance and cost requirements of being planned according to LCL standard operating procedures, utilizing LCL approved transportation carriers, routed to minimize traveled miles and maximize product on the trailer. As our supply chain operations is constantly evolving, this role is expected to keep pace with change through continuous improvement and innovation. Emphasis is placed on the effective use of different carrier modes, geographic routing and integrating inbound and outbound orders onto the same truck to maximize freight efficiencies to Loblaw.

Key Responsibility/Accountability:
Manage systematic order inputs from SAP, and address issues in a timely manner
Ensure “rush” orders, insider product orders, direct to store orders, specialty programs are planned with priority, with the internal/external customer’s needs in mind
Follow up on customer (retail/warehouse/replenishment) inquiries – answering with priority
Continually monitor load plan optimization and manually plan routes:
Validate that the geographical routing makes sense with no excessive amount of empty miles
Deliveries and pick-ups are sequenced in a logical manner, adhering to existing delivery and pickup windows
Weight and cube are as close to a full trailer as possible, optimizing outbound and inbound order quantities
Store deliveries have a vendor backhaul added eliminating deadhead loads, where possible
Specialty mode/equipment has been utilized to capacity, such as long combination vehicles, interchanges and highway programs
Review load reconciliation trends; identify any trends and patterns which may require corrective action (configuration tuning) to plan appropriately

Job Specific Skills / Qualifications:
University or College degree in Supply Chain discipline
Strong knowledge of Transportation Planning and Supply Chain process flows
Strong ability to work with external groups to resolve issues and inefficient processes, benefiting overall Supply Chain
Good troubleshooting and analytics skills, with the ability to interpret metrics into potential areas of opportunities
Strong Communication skills, working between planning colleagues, operations and management
Ability to work with a number of different groups on a wide area of projects and objectives
Ability to work quickly and efficiently to address issues

Comment R é ussir:
Chez Loblaw, nous recherchons toujours des personnes formidables pour continuellement renforcer notre culture. Nous croyons que les gens formidables façonnent nos valeurs, sont authentiques, bâtissent la confiance et créent des liens.

Si cela vous ressemble et que vous êtes ouvert d’esprit, que vous avez une bonne attitude face aux changements et que vous aimez les défis d’un environnement de travail aux détails dynamiques, postulez aujourd’hui.

En outre, nous croyons que la conformité aux lois consiste à faire ce qu'il faut. Le respect de la loi fait partie de notre Code de conduite; il renforce ce que nos clients et nos parties prenantes attendent de nous.

Type d'emploi:
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Poste régulier
Loblaw considère que la diversité culturelle du Canada est une source de fierté nationale et un symbole de force. Nous nous sommes donné comme priorité de refléter la diversité croissante du Canada dans les produits que nous vendons, les gens que nous embauchons et notre culture d’entreprise. Des accommodements sont disponibles sur demande pour les postulants et collègues atteints d’un handicap.

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