Director of Transportation

Added: February 21, 2018

Job Location: Rock Valley, Iowa

We are working alongside an agriculture based company in NW Iowa,  searching for a Director of Transportation.  This person will oversee the trucking and logistic operations, starting with the feed department and expand into other divisions within the company.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Knowledge of all compliance guidelines
  • Oversee transportation schedule, including driver scheduling
  • Manage all drivers and staff, including ongoing training and industry guidlines
  • Oversee contract hauling for all locations and divisions within the company, setting contracts, rates and expectations for outside trucking companies to insure adequate coverage, competitive costs and compliant along with quality and safety regulations.
  • Work with company software to ensure effective dad to day operations and make suggestions for improvement as needed, looking ahead to future needs in the company as well
  • Assist other departments within the company as needed

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in logistics, supply, business or related field
  • 5+ years experience in logistics, trucking, management
  • Strong work ethic and self motivator and creative thinker

For more information on this position, please contact Brad – brad@greatplainsinc.com.

Go Back to Job Listings