Jobs Board 2017-07-25T11:21:43+00:00

Jobs Board of TCJAX - Transportation Club of Jacksonville

TCJAX Jobs Board

Position:
Trailer Mechanic
Company:
Grimes Trucking
Salary:
$16.50/hr – $17.50/hr based on experience
Job Description:

This is position is responsible for the preventive maintenance and repair of trailers.

Duties/Responsibilities:

Preventative Maintenance Inspections
Trailer repairs
Air and hydraulic brake repairs
Suspension troubleshooting
Electrical trouble-shooting
The Technician will be expected to comply with Safety and EPA procedures

Qualifications:

3-5 years’ experience as a trailer mechanic required
3-5 years’ experience with welding required
Class A or B CDL preferred
Current brakes certification
Must possess at set of hand tools up to 1/2″ drill
Must be able to document repairs on the computer
A qualified candidate must have a strong work ethic with a focus on future career goals

Physical Demands:

Ability to lift 50 pounds on a regular basis
Ability to bend, twist at waist, reach over head or with extended arms, stretch and lift a minimum of 20 pounds for long periods of time

Compensation: $16.50/hr. to $17.50/hour

Benefits: After 90 days, benefits such as vision, dental, short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, and 401k plan
Job applicants for our Trailer Mechanic position must also complete the following online test to be officially considered for the position:
https://testing.wonderliconline.com/WebPages/Links.aspx?lid=21aa2cfb-0f95-4241-b911-d23cd721dc23

We are a Drug Free Workplace. Each candidate must successfully complete a drug screening and various background investigations, including criminal history reports, before employment. Grimes Trucking Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer

About Grimes Trucking Company:

With 40 years of service excellence, Grimes Trucking Company has great credibility in the supply chain industry. Our 24/7 live dispatch ensures freight continues to move safely toward its destination efficiently and on-time

To apply, contact:
Kelsey Griffin
Phone: 904-446-4814
Mobile:
Email: kgriffin@grimescompanies.com
Website: http://www.grimescompanies.com
Address:
600 North Ellis Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32254

Position:
Trucking Transportation Safety and Security Manager
Company:
Crowley
Salary:
80K plus
Job Description:

Job Overview
Customized Trucking is looking for a HSSE Manager for Transportation who will be responsible for overseeing the implementation of SSQE programs for Customized Trucking operations in keeping workers safe and ensuring healthy working environments. Responsible for the development and oversight of safety policies and procedures, as well as effective implementation of these policies and procedures.

Directs the resources and activities to support the safety programs by providing advice and guidance to employees and senior management. Provides leadership, professional knowledge and expertise in the administration and support of all health and safety processes for customized trucking operations, focusing on regulatory agency compliance including the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and Department of Transportation (DOT).

Responsible for motivating and providing training in the areas of personal safety and health, regulatory compliance and environmental concerns. Has responsibility for loss control prevention, reporting, investigation and follow-up relative to vehicle and personal injury accidents, property damage, near miss incidents and customer incidents involving company assets. Provides input to new business opportunities and projects to ensure compliance. Evaluates impact of new regulations on company operations. Assist in the corporate audit program by providing oversight and follow up support. Reviews vendor, contractor and supplier activities for health and safety compliance

Required Experience
• A minimum 5 years professional/managerial experience in safety and health management.
• A minimum of 5 years of trucking experience with a valid commercial driver’s license.
• Must possess skill sets and demonstrate proven experience developing, improving and streamlining processes to meet established goals and objectives.
• Requires the ability to effectively manage projects that may vary in nature and scope

All Crowley positions require proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Outlook and Word. Some positions may also include proficiency in other Microsoft Office applications

Required Education
Bachelor’s degree in safety, industrial hygiene, quality or related scientific or management discipline preferred. Certification in recognized HSSE specialties or professional licensure a plus.

To apply, contact:
Tanya Conrad
Phone: 904-727-2564
Mobile:
Email: tanya.conrad@crowley.com
Website:
Address:

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Position:
Trailer Mechanic
Company:
The Grimes Companies
Salary:
$17.36/hr
Job Description:

Duties/Responsibilities:

Preventative Maintenance Inspections
Trailer repairs
Air and hydraulic brake repairs
Suspension troubleshooting
Electrical trouble-shooting
The Technician will be expected to comply with Safety and EPA procedures

Qualifications:

3-5 years’ experience as a trailer mechanic required
3-5 years’ experience with welding required
Class A or B CDL preferred
Current brakes certification
Must possess at set of hand tools up to 1/2″ dr
Must be able to document repairs on the computer
A qualified candidate must have a strong work ethic with a focus on future career goals

To apply, contact:
Kelsey Griffin
Phone: 904-786-5711
Mobile:
Email: kgriffin@grimescompanies.com
Website: http://www.grimescompanies.com
Address:
600 North Ellis Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32254

Position:
Diesel Technician
Company:
The Grimes Companies
Salary:
$18.00- $22.00 per hr based on experience
Job Description:

Duties/Responsibilities
• Preventative Maintenance Inspections
• Diagnosis of engine problems
• Air and hydraulic brake repairs
• Suspension troubleshooting
• Electrical trouble-shooting.
• The Technician will be expected to comply with Safety and EPA procedures.
Qualifications
• 3-5 years’ experience as a truck mechanic required
• 3-5 years’ experience with welding a plus
• Class A or B CDL preferred or willingness to acquire
• Current brakes certification or willingness to acquire certifications
• Must possess hand tools up to 1/2″ drill
• Must be able to document repairs on a computer
• A qualified candidate must have a strong work ethic with a focus on future career goals.
• ASE Certified a plus

To apply, contact:
Kelsey Griffin
Phone: 904-786-5711
Mobile:
Email: kgriffin@grimescompanies.com
Website: http://www.grimescompanies.com
Address:
600 North Ellis Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32254

Position:
Freight Broker
Company:
The Grimes Companies
Salary:
$45,000 annual salary plus commision
Job Description:

We are a supply chain service provider for the following services: Warehousing, packaging, international shipping, rail, project logistics, intermodal, LTL and FTL brokerage. All operations will be taken care of for you including: Carrier relations, order entry, tracking, and invoicing. You will have access to the 2 major load boards, a data base with many carrier options, and log-ins to the Class 1 rail lines. This individual will be responsible for supply chain services sales.
Duties/Responsibilities:
· Solicit additional freight commitments from customers
· Solicit and develop carrier relationships
· Manage customer interactions: Prospecting, cold calling, qualifying, updating, and other tasks as assigned
· Negotiate the successful consignment and delivery of assigned loads with approved carriers
· Actively communicate any problems with team members and supervisors
Qualifications:
· Communications skills in both oral and written English
· Strong interpersonal skills and phone etiquette
· Ability to communicate and interact with all levels of management, clients, and carriers
· Attention to detail
· Excellent problem solving skills
· Conflict resolution skills
· Organizational skills
· Intermediate computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite, Internet Explorer, and Outlook)
· Type 40+ words per minute

To apply, contact:
Kelsey Griffin
Phone: 904-786-5711
Mobile:
Email: kgriffin@grimescompanies.com
Website: http://www.grimescompanies.com
Address:
600 North Ellis Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32254

Position:
Night Operations and Customer Service
Company:
McSwain Worldwide
Salary:
TBD
Job Description:

This position reports to the Vice President of Agency Operations Manager and Customer Service and has full authority to accomplish this function limited only by established company policy. The primary responsibility of this critical staff member is to provide after hour support to the Logistics Account Managers, customers, drivers, carriers and other staff members.

To apply, contact:
Mike McSwain
Phone: 904-900-5780
Mobile:
Email: mcswain.worldwide@landstarmail.com
Website:
Address:

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Position:
Fleet Coordinator
Company:
The Grimes Companies
Salary:
Salary will commensurate with experience
Job Description:

We are a rapidly expanding company in the fast-growing logistics industry. We focus on providing high quality, value-added logistics services to clients with a strong emphasis on people, quality, creativity, productivity and adaptability to changes.
Position Summary: Fleet Coordinator

The major function of this position is to coordinate and secure transportation services for clients of a Jacksonville based trucking company. These activities include development of carrier relationships, dispatching of freight to select carriers, customer service and communication, as well as various other responsibilities that will be identified as the new subsidiary matures.
Requirements:
• HS Diploma or equivalent
• A minimum of 2 Years’ experience in the trucking industry specifically in trucking operations
• A minimum of 2 years direct dispatch
• Knowledge of current rates and rate quoting
• Knowledge of DOT regulations
• Good computer skills
• Current knowledge of terms and concepts related to the logistics, warehousing and transportation industry
• Working knowledge and direct experience using the internet along with proficiency in PC usage including Microsoft Office Suite
• A qualified candidate must have a strong work ethic with a focus on future career goals.
Shift Information:
Shift will be for 4 days Sunday – Wednesday 7:00 P.M. until 5:00 A.M. Hours subject to change as needed.

To apply, contact:
Kelsey Griffin
Phone: 904-446-4814
Mobile:
Email: kgriffin@grimescompanies.com
Website: http://www.grimescompanies.com
Address:
600 North Ellis Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32254

Position:
Freight Broker
Company:
The Grimes Companies
Salary:
$37,000 annually
Job Description:

Grimes Supply Chain Services, a division of The Grimes Companies, is currently seeking a highly motivated and professional individual to join our team. This is an opportunity to work for an established company with an exciting plan for growth.
Position Summary:
We are a supply chain service provider for the following services: Warehousing, packaging, international shipping, rail, project logistics, intermodal, LTL and FTL brokerage. All operations will be taken care of for you including: Carrier relations, order entry, tracking, and invoicing. You will have access to the 2 major load boards, a data base with many carrier options, and log-ins to the Class 1 rail lines. This individual will be responsible for supply chain services sales.
Duties/Responsibilities:
· Solicit additional freight commitments from customers
· Solicit and develop carrier relationships
· Manage customer interactions: Prospecting, cold calling, qualifying, updating, and other tasks as assigned
· Negotiate the successful consignment and delivery of assigned loads with approved carriers
· Actively communicate any problems with team members and supervisors
Qualifications:
· Communications skills in both oral and written English
· Strong interpersonal skills and phone etiquette
· Ability to communicate and interact with all levels of management, clients, and carriers
· Attention to detail
· Excellent problem solving skills
· Conflict resolution skills
· Organizational skills
· Intermediate computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite, Internet Explorer, and Outlook)
· Type 40+ words per minute
· 1 to 3 years’ experience

To apply, contact:
Kelsey Griffin
Phone: 904-446-4814
Mobile:
Email: kgriffin@grimescompanies.com
Website: http://www.grimescompanies.com
Address:
600 North Ellis Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32254

Position:
Supply Chain Services Assistant
Company:
Ther Grimes Companies
Salary:
$28,500 annually
Job Description:

Grimes Supply Chain Services is a fast growing division of the Grimes Companies. This position is an entry level position for someone new to the transportation industry. This job will provide an excellent opportunity with tremendous career growth possibilities and to learn the basics of a successful transportation supply chain services broker. Come join our fast paced and fun team!
Duties/Responsibilities:
• Assist broker in managing the transportation needs of our client.
• Determine our customer needs and exceed their expectations.
• Coordinate with shipper and carrier.
• File settlements (billing).
• Perform A/P and A/R functions.
• Do other office administrative tasks as needed.
• High school diploma or GED is required.
Qualifications:
• Excellent communication skills.
• 2 years’ experience with Microsoft Office Suite.
• Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills.
• Professional phone etiquette.
• Proficient at internet navigation.

To apply, contact:
Kelsey Griffin
Phone: 904-446-4814
Mobile:
Email: kgriffin@grimescompanies.com
Website: http://www.grimescompanies.com
Address:
600 North Ellis Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32254

Position:
Trailer Mechanic
Company:
The Grimes Companies
Salary:
$14.00/hr.
Job Description:

Duties/Responsibilities:

Preventative Maintenance Inspections
Trailer repairs
Air and hydraulic brake repairs
Suspension troubleshooting
Electrical trouble-shooting
The Technician will be expected to comply with Safety and EPA procedures

Qualifications:

3-5 years’ experience as a trailer mechanic required
3-5 years’ experience with welding required
Class A or B CDL preferred
Current brakes certification
Must possess at set of hand tools up to 1/2″ drill
Must be able to document repairs on the computer
A qualified candidate must have a strong work ethic with a focus on future career goals

Physical Demands:

Ability to lift 50 pounds on a regular basis
Ability to bend, twist at waist, reach over head or with extended arms, stretch and lift a minimum of 20 pounds for long periods of time

To apply, contact:
Kelsey Griffin
Phone: 904-446-4814
Mobile:
Email: kgriffin@grimescompanies.com
Website: http://www.grimescompanies.com
Address:
600 North Ellis Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32254