Ryder System Assistant Operations Manager in Frankfort, Indiana

Opportunity Details:

Position Description:

The Assistant Operations Manager is typically dedicated to one customer account and is responsible for all aspects of operations and account management. The Assistant Operations Manager is primarily responsible for the leadership of direct reports on our night shifts, as well as the attainment of daily operational goals and objectives within an assigned functional area or account.

Preferred requirements:

  • Distribution experience in a Big Box warehouse 400k sq. ft. or larger

  • Experience with high volume centers – daily volume is 200 trucks in/out

  • Experience with new business start-up

  • WMS Experience

  • Some exposure to financial responsibility and reporting (P&L Experience)

  • Managing up to 300 employees

  • Great communication skills


Five day schedule – night shift, OT as needed

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  • Bachelor's degree in Business Logistics or Transportation or 8 (eight) years of combined college and/or relevant equivalent work experience is required

  • Minimum of 2 (two) years of supervisory experience required

  • Experience with warehouse and or software applications, routing and dispatch software systems required

  • Experience with ground transportation operations including DOT, OSHA and all related safety regulations


  • Excellent written, verbal and organizational skills preferred

  • 3-5 years of experience in a transportation, warehouse or distribution environment preferred

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office preferred


  • Ensuring flawless execution and adherence to pre-established customer critical success factors

  • Management of all areas of transportation to include safety, transportation, DOT regulation, compliance, P and L responsibility, distribution and customer service

  • Management of assigned direct reports to include employee relation issues, performance management, new employee training and development

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2017-42118

Job Locations US-IN-Frankfort

Posted Date 6/13/2017

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 2175