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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.

SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR – 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 United States. Founded in 1977, the company is privately held. For the fourth time, The Los Angeles Business Journal has named Daylight Transport as one of the 100 fastest growing private companies. The company has a 3-year growth rate of over 40%! Daylight Transport has also been named one of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 100 largest privately held companies several times. 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.

We are currently seeking a Systems Administrator. Position is based in Long Beach, CA.

The Systems Administrator will work closely with a small IT Infrastructure/Helpdesk team as well as end-users. Under general supervision, this position is responsible and may regularly make independent decisions for the operation, maintenance and support for all servers located in the data center(s) at Daylight Transport. The position involves all aspects of systems administration including software (operating systems and server oriented applications) and hardware oriented tasks. Selected candidate will independently lead projects and act as a technical lead for various Systems Administration level tasks, will also at times work, direct, and coordinate with vendors on projects and issues. This position is also responsible for the development of disaster recovery planning and preparedness.

Responsibilities:

  • Administration of SA-related solutions for various project and operational needs.
  • Install new and rebuild existing servers and configure all supported hardware, software, peripherals, services, settings, directories in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements.
  • System Installation, troubleshooting, diagnosing, and resolving of complex problems associated with server and virtualization in a 24x7x365 high-availability environment.
  • Manage, plan, design, deploy, patch, update, and document ongoing daily administration of servers and virtualization platforms.
  • Research and recommend innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks. Identify approaches that scale and leverage our resources.
  • Provide direction, communicate, and/or assist in supporting helpdesk staff on a variety of scenarios.
  • System administration, configuration and installation.
  • Provide Tier 2 helpdesk support of all system infrastructure related incidents and requests.
  • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.
  • System administration monitoring troubleshooting and support.
  • Perform regular security monitoring to identify any possible intrusions.
  • Perform daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created, and media is recycled and sent off site as necessary.

Experience/Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree (BS) from four-year college or university preferred. Minimum of 1-3 years of equivalent industry experience.
  • Current Microsoft Certified IT Professional, VMware, and/or Citrix Certifications are highly preferred.
  • Minimum one year of prior Systems Administration experience.
  • Minimum one year administering Microsoft Windows 2012 server or higher, Active Directory, VMware 5.5 or higher, and Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.6 or higher virtualization experience in an enterprise environment preferred.
  • Proficiency in Systems Administration with a minimum of one year of server experience administering Enterprise Systems and related Technologies preferred.
  • Able to demonstrate a general understanding of Datacenter Operations (i.e. Server, Virtualization, Systems Administration, Production operations, Helpdesk, DR/Business Continuity and Recovery practices, and more).
  • Able to learn, work, and act quickly independently with or without direct supervision while managing projects, as a technical lead, and/or in other capacities.
  • Able to perform a general root cause analysis. Identify and provide solutions to resolve infrastructure and/or system issues.
  • Must demonstrate a general understanding of Datacenter Operations (i.e. Production operations, Server, Virtualization, and Systems Management, Helpdesk, DR/Business Continuity and Recovery practices and more).

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.

Please email your resume to kdesjardins@dylt.com

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

OPERATIONS CLERK – Linehaul Dept. – LOS ANGELES, CA (Evening Shift)

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.
  • Proficiency in MS Word and Excel.

Qualifications:

  • Teamwork-Oriented
  • Self-Motivated
  • Attention to Detail
  • Ability to Multi-Task
  • Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills

Please email your resume to glegaspi@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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