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Afterhours Fleet Manager

Tucker Freight Lines

1 Positions

ID: 24809

Posted On 11/22/2022

Job Overview

The Afterhours Fleet Manager is primarily responsible for dispatching, scheduling maintenance, and building trusting relationships with Tucker Freight Line’s drivers.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Leads, directs, and dispatches a team of professional CDL Class A drivers
  • Manages daily service requirements, including daily phone calls and client relationships
  • Manages all transportation and logistics for shipments to customers
  • Integrates our transportation services seamlessly into our customer’s supply chain
  • Ensures safety guidelines are adhered to properly
  • Monitors transportation costs and target areas that yield improvements and cost savings
  • Provides strategic planning to support customer’s regional expansion
  • Provides accurate and timely reports
  • Works closely with vendors
  • Maintains vehicle compliance with DOT and Tucker Freight Lines Safety Standard
  • Schedules maintenance services with vendors
  • Embraces our commitment to safety as a core value
  • Maintains high profile accounts
  • Services and builds relationships with customers/drivers
  • Evaluates the profitability and efficiency of the fleet
  • Drop lot yard checks using different software
  • ELD training(for themselves and to teach drivers)
  • EFS(Lumpers)
  • Answers all inbound calls
  • Contact drivers that are late or need to leave the house
  • Tracking and managing loads and driver’s locations
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Understanding of DOT regulations and Hours-of-Service
  • General knowledge of the trucking industry and commercial motor vehicles
  • Proficiency in computer programs such as Microsoft word, excel, etc.
  • Excellent organizational, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Must be a self-starter and have a positive, “can-do” attitude
  • Embraces teamwork and appreciates problem-solving in group environments

Primary Contact

1664549089004

Human Resources

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563-239-9313

Phone

Phone

Phone

Fax

hr@tuckerfreight.com

Email

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Job Details

Categories

Transportation

Location

Dubuque, IA

Shift

Third Shift

Job Type

Employee

Full/Part

Full Time

Pay/Salary

$45,000 - $55,000 Annually

Benefits

Health Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
Life Insurance
Retirement Plan
PTO (Paid Time Off)
Paid Holidays


Qualifications

Education

High School/GED

Company ID

1298

Job REQ #

# Positions

1

Start Date

20221122

End Date

20221222

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Tucker Freight Lines

About the Company

Based in Dubuque, Iowa we are the leaders of Dry Van and Open Deck freight hauling. Founded in 1956 with the name Art Pape Transfer and now known as Tucker Freight Lines.  AJ and Sauny Tucker (Owners) continue to grow the business while serving our customers with the highest degree and keeping our drivers happy and well taken care of. We are a family owned and professionally managed business and believe our people are our greatest asset.