Terminal Manager

Dot Foods
Job Description
Location: University Park, IL or Remote Department: Dot Transportation, Inc. (DTI)
Reports To: Director of Transportation
Your Role: Responsible for managing the terminal driver headcount plan through recruiting and retention efforts while developing Dot drivers and promoting a safe culture.
• Identify locations in NW Suburban Chicago and Milwaukee, WI areas for future terminals
• Practice, train and ensure safe work practices for drivers and staff
• Manage and review assigned drivers
• Manage and plan for equipment and facility costs while effectively managing necessary vendor relationships
• Recruit drivers and develop relationships with local schools and community organizations
• Develop strategies to build DTI brand and marketing presence in areas surrounding terminal facility
• Lead continuous improvement efforts while applying lean thinking and tools to eliminate waste

Role Specifics:
• Supervision – Assigned a team of drivers and any on-site staff at the terminal.
• Travel – Occasional overnight travel to other company facilities or outside facilities for training and
recruiting. Must have ability to travel independently as needed, without restriction by all modes of transportation, including car, plane, or train.

We Need You To Have:
• Prior management experience
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office programs
• Ability to function in a multi-task environment

We’d Like You To Have:
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent Dot Foods’ experience
• Class A CDL
• Prior transportation experience

What Can Dot Offer You?
As a family-owned and -operated company for the past 55 years, Dot Foods has created a strong family
culture within the business. As a vital part of that family unit, we want to ensure you feel included and
respected for any differing ideas. We appreciate those opinions and count on them to make us successful. In
addition to an inclusive working environment, we will provide you with:

• A friendly working environment
• Highly competitive compensation and benefits package
• Significant advancement opportunities

Safety: This position assumes responsibility for the workplace safety of self and co-workers, and for the safety conditions of the work
locations, exercise and promotes safe behaviors and show unyielding support of programs, rules and policies regarding safety.
EOE/AA Employer: Dot believes all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities. Dot will not discriminate against its
employees or applicants for employment because of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or
veteran status or other basic classes protected by applicable federal or state law provided they are qualified for employment or for
existing positions.

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