Linehaul Supervisor at Imperfect Produce
Chicago, IL, US
About Imperfect
 
Imperfect is a produce delivery startup on a mission to reduce food waste and to make fresh produce more affordable, accessible, and convenient. We source produce directly from farms, which would otherwise go to waste, and deliver it to customers' doors for an average of 30% less than grocery store prices. Since our start in 2015, our customers have saved millions of pounds of produce from going to waste.
 
Imperfect is more than just a produce box! In everything we do, we bring an appetite, lead with heart, embrace imperfection, and work to grow the movement. We aim to cultivate sustainable environments everywhere we go–whether in the office, warehouse, or field. By working at Imperfect, you’re helping build a more sustainable and effective food system. You’re helping fight food waste. You’re ensuring farmers are rewarded for their full harvest. You’re improving access to healthy food in food deserts. With each curvy cucumber and misshapen potato, you’re helping shape our world for the better.
 
We're headquartered in San Francisco with operations all over the country. Check our website to see if there is an Imperfect near you!
 
We're looking for folks who are positive, motivated, and ready to change the world. If that sounds like you, drop us a line!
 
 
About the Role:
 
Imperfect Produce is searching for a dedicated Linehaul Supervisor to join our growing team! As the Linehaul Supervisor, you will be responsible for managing a Linehaul Drivers in Chicago. It will be your job to ensure all linehauls are correctly loaded out and depart on time on a daily basis. The Linehaul Supervisor will also beon-site, ready to fill in for linehaul drivers overnight during inevitable call offs or vacations of primary linehaul driver’s route. Also it is your responsibility to frequently review condition of Chicago van/truck fleet and insure proper upkeep for successful long term life of the fleet. The Linehaul Supervisor must also prepare manifests and general administrative upkeep of daily Chicago last-mile team.

Responsibilities

    • Organize and load linehauls at appropriate times
    • Spot check and audit condition of fleet on a nightly basis as well as review submitted inspection reports from the prior business day
    • Prepare and sign off on BOLs for all line hauls
    • Work in tandem with production team to assure all orders are picked, assigned and loaded to appropriate truck
    • Communicate with linehaul city management on status load
    • Prepare driver manifests and other misc paperwork for Chicago delivery team
    • Work in tandem with Chicago Delivery Manager for layout and organization of orders on a daily basis for successful last-mile delivery team departures
    • Fill in as a relief driver for line hauls on a per-need basis
    • Review with DoD on overall status of all truck departures on a daily basis
    • Confirm all vehicles are properly certified and licensed on a continuous basis
    • All other miscellaneous tasks as assigned by management

Skills and Qualifications

    • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, G-Suite, and  adept at analyzing metrics
    • 1+ year computer-based experience
    • Highly organized and strong attention to detail
    • Ability to problem-solve and think on your feet (A.K.A. a mental juggler)
    • Excels at independent, unsupervised work
Individuals seeking employment at Imperfect Foods are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.
 
U.S. E-Verify Notice: Imperfect Foods participates in E-Verify in the United States. Imperfect will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.