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Dot Foods, Inc. Assistant Transportation Manager - DTI Admin in Mt. Sterling, Illinois

Location: Mt. Sterling, IL Department: Transportation/DTI Reports To: DTI Director of Operations

Your Role: Responsible for managing the DTI Admin group that coordinates the driver payroll process. Aids the Director of Operations in establishing and maintaining Dot Transportation fleet performance in all areas of our business including recruiting, analytics, operations, payroll, budgeting, etc.

  • Coordinates and manages the driver payroll process.

  • Coordinates our annual logistics study with our analyst group.

  • Conducts driver interviews and supports driver recruiting both in Mt. Sterling and at our terminal locations.

  • Supports and mentors the Supply Chain Analyst group.

  • Assists with the DTI budget preparation and execution.

  • Manages DTI’s fuel card program.

  • Leads continuous improvement efforts while applying lean thinking and tools to eliminate waste.

Role Specifics:

  • Supervision – Assigned a team of DTI Admin. staff.

  • Travel – Approx. 2-3 nights per month. Must have ability to travel independently as needed, without restriction by all modes of transportation, including car, plane, or train for training or meetings.

We Need You To Have:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent Dot Foods experience

  • Strong organizational, analytical, and planning skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Computer skills, experience in using Microsoft Office programs/ applications

  • Ability to function in a multi-task environment

We’d Like You To Have:

  • Prior management experience

  • Prior transportation experience

  • Ability to influence desired behavior change with internal/external customers and vendors

  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate in one-on-one and group settings

What Can Dot Offer You?

As a family-owned and -operated company for the past 57 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 assume 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.

Job ID: 2020-9219

External Company Name: Dot Foods, Inc.

External Company URL:

Street: 1 Dot Way

Post End Date: 12/1/2020