General Manager

 Stockton, CA

Job ID:
Job Title:
General Manager
City & State:
Stockton, CA
Job Region:
Manager/Team Lead/Supervisor
Business Unit:
Operations - Warehouse/Facility
Service Offering:
Asset Transportation
Our client continues to focus on the expanding needs of the intermodal marketplace. They provide customized intermodal solutions including drayage, container yard management, maintenance and repair, domestic container, and intermodal flatbed; they take pride in being your single source provider for all of your Intermodal requirements. Our client is C-TPAT/FAST certified and customs bonded with one of the largest drayage fleet offerings in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Their national footprint and ability to conduct business with all the major steamship lines and rails gives our customers seamless and consistent service.

General Manager
The primary purpose of this position is development and oversight of a collection of company terminals and agents. This includes all office personnel, company drivers, and owner-operators located at the terminals.

Job Type: Full-time

  • Management of internal operating procedures
    • Ensure business practices are aligned with company policies
  • Ensuring profitability and efficiency of owner operators and company equipment
    • Monitor idle contractors to avoid excessive deductions
    • Ensure proper payout and rate integrity
    • Ensure company equipment is maintained and in safe operating condition
    • Proactively assess all safety related needs prior to deadline submission
  • Cost controlling and P&L reviews
    • Overall review of P&L for all operations
    • Maintenance of all company chassis and company trucks to prevent large scale breakdowns
  • Oversee the inbound and outbound process of freight flow
    • Proper operational procedures followed by the company terminal/agency
  • Determine staffing needs, review employees within operation, and establish personnel promotions/terminations accordingly
    • Recruiting of potential staff
    • Evaluations of individual employees
    • Assisting with training and developing employees

  • 5+ years of General Management experience
  • 3+ years experience in an Intermodal environment
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Office and AS400
  • Problem solving and analytical skills, as well as a strong attention to detail
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to multitask
  • Ability to delegate and enforce company policy
  • An energetic, competitive and career-oriented mindset

This position offers a competitive base salary.

Related to: Freight, Freight Delivery, Transportation Logistics, Logistics, Transportation, Trucking, Truckload, Supply Chain, Shipping, Asset, Asset Brokerage, Fleet, Terminal, OTR, Fleet, Dedicated, Owner-Operator, Container, Port, Shipping Container, Container Port, Container Terminal, Maritime, Maritime Container Port, Inland Container Port, Container Yard, Port Authority, COFC, Intermodal, Drayage, Container Shipment, Container, Port Drayage, International Shipment, Port, Cargo, Rail, Domestic, Ocean Export, Ocean Import, Global Export Shipment, Ocean Freight, Ocean Containers, International, Customs, CTPAT, Dispatch, dispatching, dispatcher, terminal, check-ins, track and trace, load times, wait times, scheduling, pricing, rate negotiation, driver management, maintenance scheduling, fleet, fleet management, fleet coordination, driver checks, MC numbers, freight operations, customer service, tracking, tracing, pricing, planning, driver dispatching, post-delivery, transactional freight, shipment, delivery, Manager, Management, Supervisor, Team Lead, Team Management, Middle Management