Dot Foods, Inc.

  • Driver Supervisor

    Job Locations US-GA-Vidalia
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  • Overview

    Location: Vidalia, GA                                    Department: Dot Transportation, Inc. (DTI)        

    Reports To: Director of Transportation


    Your Role: Responsible for dispatching driver assignments and schedules, and coordinating product movements to customers, vendors, and distribution centers through the efficient use and management of company equipment, fleet, and drivers.


    • Dispatch driver assignment for all loads, inbound, outbound, and transfers
    • Adhere to all guaranteed inbound product movements, such as inbound vendor purchase orders for both Dot Foods and internal company transfers
    • Assist in the coordination of product transfer to other distribution centers
    • Perform specific duties in measuring and reporting driver payroll, service levels, fleet performance, etc.
    • Leads continuous improvement efforts while applying lean thinking and tools to eliminate waste.


    Role Specifics:

    • Travel – Occasional overnight travel to other company facilities or outside facilities for training. Must have ability to travel independently as needed, without restriction by all modes of transportation, including car, plane, or train.
    • Schedule – Ability to work flexible hours (weekend, night shift and on-call) based upon facility needs.


    We Need You To Have:

    • High school diploma or general equivalency degree
    • Effective communication skills
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
    • Effective planning, organizational, analytical and problem solving skills


    We’d Like You To Have:

    • Bachelor’s degree
    • Knowledge of D.O.T., Federal and State regulations for drivers and equipment
    • Working knowledge of federal Hours of Service regulations
    • Ability to work in a constantly changing environment


    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:


    • Competitive salary and bonus program
    • 401(k) and profit-sharing plan
    • Competitive benefits

    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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