Werner Enterprises

Payroll Supervisor

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Located In:  Omaha, NE
Date Posted: 
Requisition:  743999680169579
Occupational Category:  00-0000.00

Company Description

Werner Enterprises, Inc. was founded in 1956 and is a premier transportation and logistics company, with coverage throughout North America, Asia, Europe, South America, Africa and Australia. Werner maintains its global headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska and maintains offices in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China and Australia. Werner is among the five largest truckload carriers in the United States, with a diversified portfolio of transportation services that includes dedicated; medium-to-long-haul, regional and local van; expedited; temperature-controlled; and flatbed services. Werner's Value Added Services portfolio includes freight management, truck brokerage, intermodal, and international services. International services are provided through Werner's domestic and global subsidiary companies and include ocean, air and ground transportation; freight forwarding; and customs brokerage.

Job Description

The main purpose of this position is to ensure that company driver payroll and owner operator settlement process deadlines are met weekly.

  • Supervise daily processing of trip information to pay drivers, as well as monthly and annual bonus programs.  
  • Supervise all ancillary payroll duties such as garnishments, stop payments, and division transfers,             
  • Participate in process improvements to create greater efficiency and higher driver satisfaction, order supplies for the department, and maintain vendor relationships.                                          
  • Responsible for Canadian payroll.
  • Responsible for printing and mailing driver checks and direct deposit statements.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by supervisory personnel.
  • Timely and regular attendance according to the scheduled shift as determined by supervisory personnel.
  • This position requires the supervision of fifteen employees within the Driver Payroll department.
  • This position is exposed to confidential information such as payroll numbers, addresses, social security numbers, and wage information on a daily basis.


  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance or Management with Business and Tax Law classes preferred, or equivalent experience.
  • Three to four years experience with payroll procedures such as tax laws, garnishments, and regulations preferred.
  • One to two years experience in operating a personal computer.  Experience with MS  Word, MS Excel, or WordPerfect preferred.
  • One to two years supervisory experience preferred.
  • Strong communication, management and leadership skills.

Additional Information

Werner Enterprises provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, genetic information or veteran status or other status protected by law. We encourage applicants of all ages as we do not discriminate on the basis of an applicants age.


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Werner Enterprises is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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