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Career opportunities at Daylight Transport

A career with Daylight Transport is a terrific opportunity and a rewarding experience, regardless of your particular skills or areas of professional expertise. This is a place where you can make a difference. Our talented team of executives, managers and staff have worked tirelessly to build the best freight transport service provider in the industry. Our growth, longevity and financial stability are the tangible results of those efforts. Be part of a company with a great vision for the future. Below is a list of our current openings. We’re proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

OS&D CLERK – FONTANA, CA

The primary focus of this position is to track and resolve agent OS&D/On-hand situations and to investigate and report on shipments that may result in claims.

Responsibilities:

  • Contact customers and agents to discuss or resolve OS&D/On-hand issues
  • Receive and enter unloading exceptions
  • Generate OS&D reports
  • Billing – OS&D/On-hand
  • Interface with both internal & external customers
  • Issue legal notices of undeliverable freight

Experience/Skills:

  • Minimum two years customer service/LTL experience and one year OS&D experience
  • Effective time management skills and the ability to self-prioritize workload
  • Ability to approach workload in a proactive fashion
  • Ability to handle fast paced environment with attention to detail.
  • A strong work ethic and team mentality
  • Achievement oriented/goal directed
  • Excellent problem solving & analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Working knowledge of MS Office, including Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Must be able to type 35-45 WPM

Daylight Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Qualified candidates should submit a resume to mlogan@dylt.com

SERVICE CENTER OPERATIONS MANAGER – FONTANA, CA

Daylight Transport is a premium transportation company offering domestic and international services. Today, we are one of the Top 100 LTL Transportation companies in the nation. Founded in 1977, the company is privately held. Daylight Transport was named one of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 100 fastest growing private companies four times. The company is motivated to rapidly grow. We’re proud to be the 2017 Mastio Quality Award winner and voted Top Overall Carrier.

Our company currently has an outstanding opportunity specifically geared for an individual with experience in freight trucking operations. We are seeking someone with a proven track record of outstanding leadership and managerial skills. The candidate must also possess a strong attention to detail, “think outside the box”, ability to motivate, inspire, mentor, coach, and hold others accountable. The position requires someone with high energy and dedication to successfully manage freight movement in our busy Fontana, CA Service Center.

The Service Center Operations Manager will support and lead all operations personnel required to successfully service customers while ensuring immaculate administration over all safety and DOT regulations.

Responsibilities:

  • Must be able to anticipate growth and service center performance and qualitatively recruit/hire for all personnel needs to support the highest levels of performance of that growth
  • Responsible for the healthy personal and professional development of all service center personnel, both operations and administrative
  • Develop and lead team members in a manner that creates a positive, motivating and professional work environment
  • Manage and develop the business through P&L visibility
  • Create and develop new, sustainable operations and administrative systems/processes that improve customer and employee value

Experience/Skills:

  • Highly proficient with desktop applications such as MS Office (Excel, Visio, Project, PowerPoint, Word)
  • 5 years’ experience in managing/leading in an LTL operation
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration – Preferred
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of people in a collegial, team framework
  • Hands-On, Lead-by-Example Leader
  • Excellent communication skills—written, oral and interpersonal
  • Superior problem solving and analytical skills (both quantitative and qualitative)
  • High energy with the ability to motivate, coach and mentor others with a passion for communicating the benefits of the company’s services
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and influential leadership abilities will be critical to the success of the role

Candidates also need to be flexible with their hours, as this is a 24-hour operation.

Our competitive salary and benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, long-term disability insurance, flexible spending accounts as well as vacation and matching 401(k).

Daylight Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Qualified candidates should submit a resume to mlogan@dylt.com

ASSISTANT SERVICE CENTER MANAGER – FONTANA, CA

Daylight Transport is a premium transportation company offering domestic and international services. Today, we are one of the Top 100 LTL Transportation companies in the nation. Founded in 1977, the company is privately held.  Daylight Transport was named one of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 100 fastest growing private companies four times. The company is motivated to rapidly grow.  We’re proud to be the 2017 Mastio Quality Award winner and voted Top Overall Carrier.

As we have continued to expand our service offerings, our customers have benefited from our brand of premium service.  We have built an unparalleled reputation on expedited transit times while reducing our customer’s cost through various innovative and flexible approaches.

Our company currently has an outstanding opportunity specifically geared for an individual with experience in freight trucking operations.  We are seeking someone with a proven track record of outstanding leadership and managerial skills. The candidate must also possess a strong attention to detail, “think outside the box”, ability to motivate, inspire, mentor, coach, and hold others accountable. The position requires someone with high energy and dedication to successfully supervise/manage freight movement in our busy Fontana, CA Service Center.

Additional responsibilities include the following:

  • Overseeing Operations Leadership Team
  • Running dock shifts as necessary
  • Assisting in responsibility for daily/weekly/monthly/yearly cost control measures at Service Center
  • Personnel management for the Service Center including staffing, training, and performance reviews
  • Monitoring facility cleanliness and maintenance
  • Overseeing policy and procedure compliance
  • Interfacing with general office department managers
  • Interfacing with Account Executives and Sales Managers

The ideal candidate must have a minimum of 4-5 years LTL carrier experience in a managerial capacity.  Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university preferred.

Candidates also need to be flexible with their hours, as this is a 24-hour operation.

Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills are essential.  Must be computer literate, with proficiency in MS Windows-based applications, as well as MS Word, Excel and Outlook.

Our competitive salary and benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, long-term disability insurance, flexible spending accounts as well as vacation and matching 401(k).

Daylight Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Qualified candidates should submit a resume to mlogan@dylt.com

OPERATIONS SUPERVISOR – FONTANA, CA

Daylight Transport is a premium transportation company offering domestic and international services. Today, we are one of the Top 100 LTL Transportation companies in the nation. Founded in 1977, the company is privately held. Daylight Transport was named one of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 100 fastest growing private companies four times. The company is motivated to rapidly grow. We’re proud to be the 2017 Mastio Quality Award winner and voted Top Overall Carrier.

We’re seeking an individual with previous operational leadership and LTL experience to join our Fontana, CA team as an Operations Supervisor. This exciting position will groom the selected candidate for greater opportunities at Daylight Transport. We are looking for a dedicated individual with the energy and drive it takes to lead performance improvement efforts in our busy and growing operation. The ideal candidate must possess a strong attention to detail, ability to “think outside the box”, motivate, inspire, mentor, coach and hold others accountable.

The Operations Supervisor is responsible for managing a shift or section in a service center while maintaining the company standards for safety, quality, efficiency, cost, service, training and development and housekeeping.

Responsibilities include leading a team in a manner that ensures the shift is running efficiently at all times. Candidates will need to be flexible with their hours, as this is a 24-hour operation.

Minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in a dock supervisor capacity required, preferably in a LTL environment. Prior freight industry experience preferred.

Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills are essential. Forklift certified, OSHA and/or Hazmat training experience preferred. Must be computer literate, proficient in MS Windows-based applications, as well as MS Word, Excel and Outlook.

Daylight Transport offers an attractive salary, bonus, and benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, long-term disability insurance, flexible spending accounts as well as vacation and 401(k).

At Daylight, our mission is to Learn – Innovate – Succeed. If this excites you, join us! We’re a stable, growing, and successful company that rewards its people for their passion, innovation and commitment to excellence.

Daylight Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Qualified candidates should submit a resume to mlogan@dylt.com

JUNIOR PRICING ANALYST- LONG BEACH, CA

Daylight Transport is a premium transportation company offering domestic and international services. Today, we are one of the Top 100 LTL Transportation companies in the nation. Founded in 1977, the company is privately held. Daylight Transport was named one of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 100 fastest growing private companies for the fourth time. We’ve also been named one of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 100 largest privately held companies’ multiple times.

Daylight Transport has an opening for a Junior Pricing Analyst at the Corporate Office in Long Beach, California.

Primary focus of this position is in providing analytical support to Pricing Analysts. The individual in this position should be customer service focused and a self-starter who can work independently as well as part of a team. They should possess the ability to quickly adapt to situations, projects, and challenges.

Responsibilities:

  • Compile cost analysis on potential new business for Pricing Analysts
  • Compile cost analysis on existing business for Pricing Analysts
  • Learn the Daylight Pricing philosophy and the skills required for pricing LTL freight
  • Provide support analytical support to the Pricing Analysts
  • Research & respond to inquiries from other departments and external customers
  • Handle Pricing assistance requests and volume quotes
  • Assure current and new pricing is entered correctly
  • Complete special analytical projects

Experience/Skills:

  • High school diploma or (GED) required; Bachelor’s Degree strongly desired
  • Minimum of one year of related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Proficient in MS Excel and Word, Access Windows environment and10-key
  • Basic knowledge of financial and/or economic principles
  • Strong interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills
  • Excellent analytical, math, and problem-solving skills
  • Punctuality and dependability required

Our competitive salary and benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, life, short and long-term disability insurance, as well as vacation and 401(k).

Job Type: Full-time, Monday through Friday

Salary: DOE

Daylight Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Qualified candidates should submit a resume to pdewberry@dylt.com

CLIENT SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE- FONTANA, CA

At Daylight Transport, we know what it takes to offer a service that is second to none. Since 1977, we have been providing expedited LTL (Less Than Truckload) service to and from the West Coast and offering competitive rates without compromising our top-of-the-line customer service.

Our focus is to provide a first-class customer service experience with timely follow-up and prompt resolution to customer inquiries and concerns. Are you a Customer Support All-Star? Do you thrive in a challenging environment where the goal is to always “go the extra mile” to ensure customer satisfaction?

We currently have employment opportunities in our office located in Fontana, CA.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage customer inquiries by phone or email professionally
  • Provide Rate Quotes for potential shipments
  • Process Pick Up requests, forms, and applications
  • Interact with other departments to resolve customer related matters
  • Handle and resolve customer complaints
  • Provide customers with product and service information
  • Record details of inquiries, comments, complaints, and actions taken
  • Identify and escalate priority issues
  • Follow up customer calls where necessary
  • Complete follow up logs

Experience/Skills:

  • Two-Year college degree or equivalent preferred, but not required
  • Six months or more of call center/customer service and transportation/logistics experience highly desirable
  • An aptitude and appreciation for serving customers
  • Effective time management skills
  • Achievement oriented/goal directed
  • Must possess excellent numeric, oral, and written communication skills
  • A strong knowledge of MS Office, primarily Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Minimum 45 wpm

Qualified candidates should submit a resume to pdewberry@dylt.com

We offer a very competitive base salary and benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and matching 401(k).

Daylight Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

LINE HAUL OPERATIONS CLERK – FONTANA, CA

We currently have an opportunity in our Fontana Service Center. Our fast-paced Line Haul department is currently seeking an energetic Operations Clerk for the swing shift (Sundays thru Thursdays from 6:00pm to 2:30am).
The primary focus of this position is to track, communicate, coordinate and update needed information to ensure loads are arriving timely.

Responsibilities:

  • Load tracking
  • Anticipating potential problems and addressing accordingly
  • Coordinating and communicating with vendors
  • Recording activities

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired
  • Minimum of two years’ transportation industry experience required
  • Knowledge of transportation technology a must
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask
  • Proficiency in MS Word and Excel

Our competitive salary and benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, life, short and long-term disability insurance, as well as vacation and 401(k).

Daylight Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Please email your resume to GLegaspi@dylt.com

BILLING SPECIALIST – Swing Shift

Daylight Transport is a premium transportation company offering domestic and international services. Today, we are one of the Top 100 LTL Transportation companies in the nation. Founded in 1977, the company is privately held. Daylight Transport was named one of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 100 fastest growing private companies four times. The company is motivated to rapidly grow. We’ve also been named one of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 100 largest privately held companies multiple times.

As we have continued to expand our service offerings, our customers have benefited from our brand of premium service. We have built an unparalleled reputation on expedited transit times while reducing our customer’s cost through various innovative and flexible approaches.

Our busy Billing Dept., located at our corporate office in Long Beach, CA, currently has a great opportunity for a Billing Specialist, preferably with freight industry experience. This is a swing shift position, M-F 3:00pm-11:30pm. The primary focus of this position is freight bill data entry, using the NMFC guide and customer tariffs to classify and rate bills. The main source for bill entry is the customer’s bill of lading.

Additional responsibilities include auditing freight bills for accuracy, freight bill recording for accurate vendor payment, and contacting internal and external customers to verify questionable or unclear information provided on the bill of lading.

Our ideal candidate will have at least 1 year of transportation industry experience. Outstanding data entry skills required. Must be able to work overtime when required. Ability to approach workload in a proactive manner. Knowledge of MS Office applications, including Word, Excel and Outlook.

Our competitive salary and benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, long-term disability insurance, flexible spending accounts as well as vacation and matching 401(k).

Daylight Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please email your resume to PDewberry@dylt.com

CLIENT SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE-LONG BEACH, CA

At Daylight Transport, we know what it takes to offer a service that is second to none. Since 1977, we have been providing expedited LTL (Less Than Truckload) service to and from the West Coast and offering competitive rates without compromising our top-of-the-line customer service.
Our focus is to provide a first-class customer service experience with timely follow-up and prompt resolution to customer inquiries and concerns. Are you a Customer Support All-Star? Do you thrive in a challenging environment where the goal is to always “go the extra mile” to ensure customer satisfaction?
We currently have employment opportunities in our corporate office located in Long Beach, CA.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage customer inquiries by phone or email professionally
  • Provide Rate Quotes for potential shipments
  • Process Pick Up requests, forms, and applications
  • Interact with other departments to resolve customer related matters
  • Handle and resolve customer complaints
  • Provide customers with product and service information
  • Record details of inquiries, comments, complaints, and actions taken
  • Identify and escalate priority issues
  • Follow up customer calls where necessary
  • Complete follow up logs

Experience:

  • Two-Year college degree or equivalent preferred, but not required
  • Six months or more of call center/customer service and transportation/logistics experience highly desirable
  • An aptitude and appreciation for serving customers
  • Effective time management skills
  • Achievement oriented/goal directed
  • Must possess excellent numeric, oral, and written communication skills
  • A strong knowledge of MS Office, primarily Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Minimum 45 wpm

Qualified candidates should submit a resume to pdewberry@dylt.com

We offer a very competitive base salary and benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and matching 401(k).

Daylight Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Line Haul Operations Scheduler-Freight Carrier- FONTANA, CA

Daylight Transport is a premium transportation company offering domestic and international services. Today, we are one of the Top 100 LTL Transportation companies in the nation. Founded in 1977, the company is privately held. Daylight Transport was named one of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 100 fastest growing private companies for the fourth time. The company has had a 3-year growth rate of over 40%. We’ve also been named one of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 100 largest privately held company’s multiple times, including 2005.

As we have continued to expand our service offerings, our customers have benefited from our brand of premium service. We have built an unparalleled reputation on expedited transit times while reducing our customer’s cost through various innovative and flexible approaches.

As a Line Haul Operations Scheduler, your primary responsibilities will include coordinating line haul and load planning with agents and line haul carriers. You will also monitor movement of loads and of freight being loaded, assist in problem solving, review load plans with agents and make necessary adjustments, and recommend strategies to agents so that freight is moved properly.

Our ideal candidate will have at least 3 years’ experience in dispatching and/or dock operations. Must have Intimate knowledge of dock operations, different types of freight and their classifications, and working and interacting with line haul carriers and cartage agents. Bilingual English/Spanish is a plus. College degree (A.A.) or equivalent is preferred but not required. Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills. Computer literate, with proficiency in MS Windows, Word, Excel and Outlook.

Only candidates with dispatching and/or dock operations experience will be considered.

Our competitive salary and benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, life, short and long-term disability insurance, as well as vacation and 401(k).

If the above sounds like the type of opportunity you cannot pass up, you are right, so let us hear from you!

Daylight Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Please send your resume to pdewberry@dylt.com

OS&D COORDINATOR – FONTANA, CA

The primary focus of this position is to track and resolve agent OS&D/On-hand situations and to investigate and report on shipments that may result in claims.

Responsibilities:

  • Contact agents to discuss or resolve OS&D/On-hand issues
  • Contact customers to resolve OS&D/On-hand issues
  • Receive and enter unloading exceptions
  • Generate OS&D reports
  • Billing – OS&D/On-hand
  • Interface with both internal & external customers
  • Issue legal notices of undeliverable freight

Experience/Skills:

  • Minimum two years customer service/LTL experience or one year OS&D experience
  • Effective time management skills and the ability to self-prioritize workload
  • Ability to approach workload in a proactive fashion
  • Ability to handle fast paced environment with attention to detail
  • A strong work ethic and team mentality
  • Achievement oriented/goal directed
  • Excellent problem solving & analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Working knowledge of MS Office, including Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Must be able to type 35-45 WPM

Hours: Monday–Friday 6:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Please send your resume to pdewberry@dylt.com

OPERATIONS SUPERVISOR – HAYWARD, CA

The primary focus of this position is to lead performance improvement efforts at our Hayward Service Center.

Responsibilities:

  • Hiring, training and overseeing dock workers to ensure shift runs efficiently
  • Operations leadership
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Safe workplace management
  • Employee relations
  • Leadership development

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) from a four-year accredited college or university preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years of operational leadership experience in the LTL industry
  • Track record of demonstrated results leading organizational process and culture change
  • Good written, verbal, analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Computer literate, with proficiency in MS Windows-based applications, as well as MS Word, Excel and Outlook

Schedule: This position requires flexible hours

Salary: Exempt position-salary is DOE

Please send your resume to jvaldez@dylt.com

OPERATIONS SUPERVISOR – JERSEY CITY, NJ

The primary focus of this position is to lead performance improvement efforts at our Jersey City Service Center.

Responsibilities:

  • Hiring, training and overseeing dock workers to ensure shift runs efficiently
  • Operations leadership
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Safe workplace management
  • Employee relations
  • Leadership development

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) from a four-year accredited college or university preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years of operational leadership experience in the LTL industry
  • Track record of demonstrated results leading organizational process and culture change
  • Good written, verbal, analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Computer literate, with proficiency in MS Windows-based applications, as well as MS Word, Excel and Outlook

Schedule: This position requires flexible hours

Salary: Exempt position-salary is DOE

Please send your resume to dmonks@dylt.com

TRANSPORTATION OWNER/OPERATORS- LOS ANGELES, CA

Daylight Transport is seeking Owner/Operators for local city pick-up and delivery at their Los Angeles Terminal. At Daylight Transport we focus on medium and long haul traffic. Our two-man sleeper team direct services can have the largest positive impact on our customer’s bottom line.

Responsibilities:

  • Pre-tripping forklifts
  • Pre-loading and posting unloading trailer inspections
  • Safely unloading freight from trailers either using a forklift or manually
  • Safely loading freight into trailers either using a forklift or manually
  • Ensuring that freight moved matches all aspects of the associated movement bill or cross dock
  • Complying with all aspects of dock paperwork procedures while moving freight
  • Ensuring that the dock and associated areas are kept clean
  • Maintaining a clean and orderly work area and safe environment

Requirements:

  • Proven safety record
  • Minimum two year’s tractor trailer/bobtail experience
  • Hazmat Endorsement
  • Own or have the capability of purchasing your own equipment
  • Pass background check, drug and alcohol test
  • Meet all DOT requirements
  • Clean Motor Vehicle Record with valid Driver License
  • Felonies are determined on a case by case basis
  • Must be able to lift, load and unload 50lbs or more

We offer weekly settlements and insurance is available. If you are a qualified tractor trailer or bobtail driver looking for an excellent earning opportunity, Daylight Transport, is the place for you!

To Apply:

Contact Wil Pons

(800) 468-9999 ext. 5121

Address:

Daylight Transport, LLC

3200 Hooper Avenue

Los Angeles, CA 90011

EOE

No Recruiters. Principals only. Please do not contact us with unsolicited services or offers.

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