Trucking Coordinator

We are seeking an individual to fill the vacant position of Trucking Coordinator in Longview, TX. This individual will be responsible for driving gasoline or diesel powered tractor trailer combination to transport and deliver products, livestock, or materials. This position will report to Trey Hooper, Hatchery Manager, Longview Texas.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and qualifications:

-High school diploma or GED; one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
-Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
-Ability to write routine reports and correspondence and to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees
-Knowledge of Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software.
-Must have a current and valid Class A CDL drivers license and medical card.
-Must have a working knowledge of chick delivery equipment.
-Must be willing to travel overnight and willing to drive solo or with a co-driver.
-Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
-Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

The following duties will vary according to the needs of the department. Normal duties will include:

-Drives truck to destinations; loads and/or unloads truck.
-Supervising the truck drivers
-Inspects truck for defects before and after trips and submits report indicating truck condition.
-Maintains driver log according to DOT regulations and maintain DOT driver qualification files
-Clean and sanitize trucks per Bio-security requirements
-Oversee maintenance and repairs of trucking fleet
-Report and investigate accidents involving company trucks
-Confers with department heads concerning such problems as accident rates and abuse of equipment, and recommends measures to improve safety records and to conserve equipment.

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Longview, Texas

Who is Aviagen?

Aviagen is the world’s leading poultry breeding company developing pure breeding stock lines for the production of commercial broiler chickens.

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