Service Center Manager

Dayton Freight Evansville, IN

You belong at Dayton Freight! Join our team of Professional Service Center Managers and be a part of The Dayton Difference.

Dayton Freight is a recognized leader in regional LTL transportation services and we are truly different from other carriers. It's apparent in how we treat our customers, and each other. Our culture is one of teamwork, respect and professional honesty. Dayton Freight appreciates its employees: you are not just a number, you are family. We attribute our growth to the dedication of our employees, and the loyalty of our customers and business partners.

Service Center Managers are responsible for the organization, staffing, enforcement and accomplishment of all Service Center activities in an efficient and economical manner consistent with Corporate's objectives

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of the LTL/ Transportation Industry
  • Managed Drivers and Dock Workers
  • Manages a Sales staff
  • Has been responsible for developing and following a budget

Additional job duties include:

  • Inspect and measure Service Center performance to identify opportunities or problem areas and develop solutions
  • Maintains excellent communication with external and internal customers
  • Analyzes revenue statistics
  • Identifies sales opportunities and develops customer solutions
  • Keeps fully informed of competitor developments
  • Recruits, qualifies, interviews, hires, trains and develops Service Center personnel
  • Develops sales/marketing action plans to maximize territory revenue
  • Investigates, reports and initiates corrective actions for accidents, job related injuries and employee discrepancies
  • Understands and complies with Dayton Freight's safety practices including DOT,EPA, ICC and OSHA rules and regulations
  • Evaluates all freight claims
  • Ensures that Service Center premises are protected and maintained
  • Facilitates informational meetings with Service Center team members
  • Effectively handles special assignments as directed