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Transportation Supervisor

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Date: Mar 10, 2023

Location: Irwindale, CA, US, CA 91706

Company: Bonduelle

What if your job had a real impact? 

By joining Bonduelle, the world leader in ready-to-use plant-based food, you are deciding to make a positive and sustainable impact on yourself, others, and the planet. You will play an active part in our mission: "inspire the transition toward a plant-based diet to contribute to people's well-being and planet health". Bonduelle is a family-run company of 14,600 people which provides over 100 countries with vegetables. 

Well established in the United States, our business unit includes 4 production facilities with more than 3,200 associates. We process fresh vegetables, salads and meal solutions with our own brands: Ready Pac Foods®, Bistro®, Ready Snax®, Cool Cuts® and Bonduelle Fresh Picked™. Join us at Bonduelle to start an adventure where people come first and contribute to a better future through plant-based food!


Position Summary:
The Transportation Supervisor role is responsible for directing and coordinating activities of the transportation department to obtain optimum use of equipment, facilities, freight, and personnel.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Oversee coordinators and dispatchers within the transportation department. Cover for other transportation team members as needed.
  • Manage carrier routing, procure trucks, ensure delivery appointments are scheduled timely, and
  • manage outside carrier's performance. Oversee and administer driver electronic logs.
  • Communicates company policies, procedures changes, and requirements with carriers. Oversee and assign driver and carrier assignments.
  • Monitor and track status of delivery. Monitor load temperatures and weight of trucks for delivery.
  • Manage freight rates in JDE system to ensure accuracy.
  • Track carrier performance including OTD. Generate monthly carrier KPI reports. Oversee preparation of weekly logistics reports for management.
  • Attend meetings with operations, logistics teams, and safety teams as needed.
  • Communicate timely with customer service on all service issues.
  • Communicate internally on any trucking related issues.
  • Support Transportation Manager in the basic negotiation and rate comparison for outside carriers.
  • Develop and conduct effective training programs, to include but not limited to, safety.
  • Support our Corporate Social Responsibility BFA objectives and help drive progress against our 2025 CSR goals and B Corp certification requirements.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Desired Qualifications:

  • 5-7 years' experience in transportation
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Strong communication skills (oral, presentation, and written communications) to foster clear understanding and direction both internally and externally
  • Ability to succeed in unstructured, fast-paced  environment
  • Ability to work well in a team environment and collaborate up and down the organization
  • A proven track record of results with a bias for action
  • A passion for learning and a craving to work in a fast paced culture to drive real action


Pay Range: $82,000 to $85,000

Bonduelle Fresh Americas does not require employees to be COVID-19 vaccinated and/or boostered at this time, but does require disclosure of vaccination status and supporting documents. Bonduelle Fresh Americas reserves the right to modify any internal policies, including safety policies, as needed and in compliance with all applicable laws.


Bonduelle Fresh Americas is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe in hiring individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences to create a workforce that truly reflects our communities. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to veterans and individuals with disabilities or special needs during the application process and employment. If you need assistance, please contact us at (626) 856-8686 or