Office

Driver Manager

Are you looking to join a dynamic organization with a rewarding career in a fast-paced, energetic environment with a reputation for delivering excellent customer service?  

We have an opening for an experienced Driver Manager at our Oak Creek, WI location.

Come and work for a company with over 45 years in the transportation industry and plan transportation assignments for a core group of Drivers.

Responsibilities

• Load plan and distribute the transportation/load assignments for a core group of drivers; ensure all information on the load assignments are correct before sending to the Driver; ensuring each truck load generates maximum revenue.

• Plan trailers making sure the trailer type does not create extra special requirements.

• Assemble and distribute freight according to driver availability and location; and according to the driver qualifications approved by Risk Management.

• Communicate with Account Managers regarding loading and unloading demurrage or additional charges.

• Meet service requirements of the customer by coordinating pickup and delivery of shipments.

• Call all pick-up and delivery contacts to set up/verify appointments.

• Report problems or issues to appropriate departments as soon as they become evident.

• Prepare driver trip envelopes and distribute accordingly.

• Responsible for downloading and viewing before and after freight securement photos per policy received from the driver.

• Manage each load for the duration of the trip by performing multiple checks with the driver through Qualcomm or phone calls.

• Keep equipment such as tractors and trailers inventoried accurately in the computer system including trailer location.

• Review permits for accuracy and coordinate escorts for drivers as required with permit department and file accordingly.

• Provide information to Safety/HR in regard to Driver log violations, safety issues, and performance reviews.

Qualifications

• One year of experience in working in an office/administrative environment.

• Interpersonal skills; professional in the work environment.

• Problem solving skills; and the ability to multi-task.

• Organizational skills; ability to meet or exceed deadlines.

• Critical and creative thinker.

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Ability to read and interpret road maps.

• Basic PC skills to include: MS Office software; Excel and Word. Comfortable learning new computer programs.

We offer an exciting, challenging and rewarding career with an excellent compensation plan and benefits. 

Please complete our online application, or for more information, contact us at jobs@tntrans.com or call 800-321-2113 x3939.