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112 South 6th Street
Marshall, MN 56258
- Scott Rowe
- Phone: 507.337.3103
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Posted 11 days ago
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Turkey Valley Farms is a family owned and operated poultry production plant in Marshall, Minnesota. We have a wonderful team culture and exceptional company benefits to offer the right candidate. We are currently seeking a qualified candidate to join our team as a
The Transportation Manager coordinates the transportation planning of customer orders in the most cost effective and efficient manner possible, while meeting all customer service expectations and employee safety. S/he will interface regularly with product management, production operations, as well as carriers and customers, to discuss and improve how logistics are managed. S/he is the liaison between driver, customer, sales, and operations teams. S/he is responsible for dealing with carrier issues or communicating issues to carriers that have arisen and/or that may delay loading and/or on time delivery.
Essential Functions include:
Review and understand weekly reports to ensure cost is being managed efficiently and meeting on time delivery expectations.
Prompt and efficient response to calls and emails on all issues.
Communication with different brokers and carriers to arrange trucks and cost to haul different loads.
Negotiation on rates and large purchases of equipment: mainly semi-trailers and leases.
Determine finished product pounds for maximization of weight on loads shipped.
Oversee and investigate any accidents/incidents that may occur in collaboration with HR/Safety Manager.
Retrieve CSA scores from the FMCSA.
Ensure efficiency in truck scheduling.
5 years prior experience in transportation and leadership
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
Solid knowledge of US Geography
Thorough knowledge of DOT Federal and State regulations
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
If you are interested in exploring this rare opportunity, please email us your resume and cover letter today. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer who participates in E-Verify. All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of post-offer drug screening.
CONTACT our Human Resources Manager today!