Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Ops Mgt Trainee Fleet Mgt



Company Overview

Founded in 1987, TransAm Trucking earned its status as the premier carrier
in the temperature-controlled freight industry by providing its customers
with superior service that exceeds their expectations. Initially founded
with 70 tractors and 100 trailers, TransAm has expanded beyond its first
Kansas City, Missouri facility and now operates a fleet of over 1,400
tractors and over 2,400 trailers out of its headquarters in nearby Olathe,
KS. TransAm also maintains a fully-staffed terminal, driver's center and
maintenance facility in Rockwall. TransAm strives to understand what each
of its customers value in a transportation company enabling them to be a
business partner that can be counted on for on-time, safe delivery.

Part of TransAm's founding philosophy is to treat people fairly and do
what's right. TransAm drivers respect these rules and recommend TransAm to
other drivers looking for a company where they can have a successful
driving career. Independent contractors and company drivers alike recommend
TransAm as a company with a staff that appreciates their drivers and cares
about their success.

Job Description

We are hiring an Operations Management Trainee in our Fleet Management
department at our facility in Rockwall. Our trainee position will provide
the right candidate with skills for a successful career in operations,
including exposure to driver and equipment management and problem solving.

Operations Management Trainee job duties include:
Managing and providing direction for our drivers
Dispatching drivers on assigned loads
Managing equipment availability
Processing high volumes of time sensitive information
Corresponding with drivers via electronic messaging and telephone
Providing motivation and support
Addressing performance issues
Communicating with other departments, as needed.

Job Requirements
Operations Management Trainee job requires:
Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced setting
Attention to detail
Computer knowledge
Strong organizational skills
Strong communication and follow-up skills
Ability to function effectively in high pressure situations

Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university preferred. This
position is a full-time position working Monday-Friday daytime hours.
Promotion opportunities may be Monday-Friday day shifts or 7on/7off night
shifts. Transportation experience not required.

TransAm offers a casual, smoke-free work environment and complete benefits
package.

For more information, please visit our web site at www.transamtruck.com

To apply, fax resume AND salary requirements

fax to (913) 393-6137