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Company: Norfolk Southern
Location: North Charleston, SC
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Logistics, Transportation


Requisition 14046: Asst Mgr Operations - SC, North Charleston

Job Description

Primary Purpose of Asst Manager Intermodal Terminal Operations:

  • Provides insight to assist in making terminal recommendations based on performance metrics, capacity analysis as well as asset and contractor utilization
  • Collaborates with all groups within the Customer Operations department to provide high quality customer experience, support the commercial and operating strategies, and gain competitive advantage through technology-led proactive customer engagement, and efficient terminal, equipment, and specialized service

Principal Duties of Asst Manager Intermodal Terminal Operations:

  • Executes all daily operations of terminals to include shift/daily planning, property management, and safety & process audits
  • Analyzes terminal metrics, evaluates downstream affects, and formulates a proactive prioritization strategy
  • Engages with local stakeholders in order to execute exception management strategy
  • Contributes to terminal development decisions by making data driven recommendations regarding capital projects and expenses
  • Articulates real-time data on crucial movements to inform impacted partners across the network
  • Effectively communicates with external business partners (i.e. port point of contact, maintenance vendors, drayage partners) and internal customers (i.e. field operations & police)
  • Actively works to develop strong relationships with the local customers
  • Independently collects and compiles tactical capacity inventory management
  • Works with manager to coordinate operation activities to support marketing strategies in all terminal markets
  • Enforces safety & environmental adherence policies across the terminal

Professional Experience/Qualifications

• 1-3 years' experience

• Transportation or Intermodal Operations experience preferred


• Bachelor's Degree Required, MBA or Masters preferred

Skills and Abilities

  • Analyzing problems
  • Candor
  • Creativity
  • Collaboration
  • Informed risk taking
  • Analytical thinking
  • Communication Skills
  • Decision making
  • Management
  • Leadership
Work Conditions

Environment: Office/Field

On-Call: Yes

Weekend Work: Yes

Travel Required: Over 10 Days per Month

Company Overview

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation's premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products.

We are a team of more than 28,000 employees working together to maintain our reputation as "The Thoroughbred of Transportation". As an industry leader, Norfolk Southern offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.

Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.

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