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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.

OPERATIONS SUPERVISOR – HAYWARD, 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’ve also been named one of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 100 largest privately held company’s multiple times. 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 Hayward, 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

Please submit your resume to pdewberry@dylt.com with a subject line containing the position you are applying for.

CLIENT SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE – HAYWARD, 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 Hayward, CA Service Center.

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

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 submit your resume to pdewberry@dylt.com with a subject line containing the position you are applying for.

FREIGHT HANDLERS/FORKLIFT OPERATORS (Part Time) – HAYWARD, CA

Daylight Transport is a premium transportation company offering domestic and international services. Today, we are one of the Top 25 LTL Transportation companies in the nation. Founded in 1977, the company is privately held. Daylight Transport has been 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 companies several times and lastly, Daylight Transport was rated by Mastio and participating LTL customers as the overall top value in terms of quality service.

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 currently have part-time (approx. 20 hrs./week) Dock Worker / Forklift Operator positions at our Hayward Service Center.

Responsibilities include manual loading and unloading of freight with the use of a pallet jack, hand truck or forklift, adhering to all dock safety regulations regarding the movement of freight with designated equipment. Furthermore, the dock worker is to follow all standard operating procedures regarding the completion of dock paperwork and dock cleanliness.

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

Qualifications/Experience:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required
  • Minimum of one year prior experience required
  • Prior hostling experience highly desirable
  • Must be able to drive a forklift
  • Forklift certified preferred
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English

Daylight Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Please submit your resume to pdewberry@dylt.com with a subject line containing the position you are applying for.

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

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.

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 tliverman@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

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