Wheels in Motion

Mexico Border Crossing (part 2)

Getting your freight across the Mexican border can be cumbersome, so we asked Fernando Rodriguez, the president of EXL Inc., a customs brokerage, to give us insight on the latest border issues and how an organization can better prepare. The information shared is a snapshot of the intricacies of getting your freight south and north of the U.S./Mexico Border. Like always if you have any questions feel free to contact us at marketing@carter-logistics.com and you can reach Fernando at fernando.rodriguez@exl.com.mx.

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OTR Manager

Position Description

This position is responsible for the management of our Hebron, KY location.  Responsibilities include coordination and timeliness of the drivers/routes, communication to suppliers/customers and driver/employee/equipment management. 

Requirements/Skills

  • Supervisory and/or Management experience preferred
  • Must have dispatch experience.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate and build relationships with customers.
  • Must be able to effectively manage employees and drivers.
  • Will coordinate equipment repair/maintenance.
  • Must be able to effectively plan loads and resources in a dynamic environment.
  • Proven ability to solve problems and work in high pressure situations.
  • Ability to multi task and have attention to detail.
  • Perform weekly billing audit.
  • Professional appearance.
  • Knowledge of TMW software a plus.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office.

Education/Experience

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • 3 years of transportation experience.
  • Prior Management/Supervision experience a plus.
  • OEM/Toyota experience a plus.

Schedule

  • Monday through Friday, weekends are currently not scheduled.
  • 08:00 to 17:00, or as needed (hours may change pending business needs).

Benefits Offered:

  • 401k
  • Dental, Life
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Employment Type

Cost Analyst

JOB TITLE:                              Cost Analyst

DEPARTMENT:                         Analyst

 STATUS:                                  Full Time

 REPORTS TO:                          Cost Analyst Supervisor

 LOCATION:                              Anderson, IN

 REQUIRED TRAVEL:                Minimal

 JOB SUMMARY:

 As a Cost Analyst, you will be responsible for monitoring the financial performance of our business divisions and relaying that information to Executive Staff. You, along with the Cost Analyst Supervisor, will champion the efforts to identify areas for operational and/or pricing improvement as it directly relates to the company’s profitability. The analyst will work directly with costing software personnel, as well as various departments within Carter to to drive improvements into the bottom line for the company. You will need to anticipate and solve problems on a daily basis as well as provide effective communication to all necessary parties.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Provide insight into the progress and improvement of Carter’s assets
  2. Use Carter’s cost models to prepare pricing on Carter asset-based RFQ’s
  3. Analyze general ledger data to provide insight and explain variances on monthly maintenance costs
  4. Prepare monthly data on the financial performance of Carter’s Crossdock operations
  5. Build and review internal key performance indicators, then act accordingly to drive efficiency
  6. Process monthly financial data to report profitability
  7. Present analytical findings to Carter’s executive team
  8. Provide various internal reporting as requested

EXPERIENCE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

  1. College degree required
  2. Preferred 1-2 years of transportation/logistics or financial experience
  3. Excellent problem solving skills and ability to process data
  4. Strong verbal and written communication skills
  5. Solid organizational skills to manage multiple open projects
  6. Strong work ethic with a professional, positive attitude
  7. Microsoft Office Proficiency (Excel, Outlook, Word)

Trailer Controller

Position Overview
The Carter Express team is growing and we are looking for a passionate positive person to join our Operation Team in Laredo, Texas. If you are a detailed oriented, precise, and up beat person we want you! The Trailer Controller will work from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm going from Monday – Friday. This is far from your normal office position. You will literally play a key role in the success of our operation. We are trusting you with approximately half a million dollars of our assets! This environment is fast paced. There is always constant communication from everyone in the organization making sure the complete team gets the job done.

Performance Objectives

  • Maintain integrity of inventory control logs
  • Responsible for updating the Interchange Spread Sheet (excel)
  • Scan updated interchanges to HQ “Anderson, IN”
  • Effectively manage time between answering emails and keeping up with Assigned duties from the Ops Manager
  • Prepare yard check and create Northbound report for daily crossings
  • Empty out Mexican pros every day
  • Work one full calendar week in a calendar month with Operation Team to ensure monthly goals are met
  • Assist local dispatches with any issues that may arise concerning our trailers.

Employee Value Proposition

  • Starting Pay Range $12 – $15 an hour based on experience/job knowledge
  • Potential to earn a Profit Sharing check every quarter based on company’s profitability
  • 401k match up to 4% of annual pay
  • Guaranteed OT 1 week a month
  • 3 options for Health Care: HAS, HRA, or classic – benefits start after 90 days
  • Great work life balance off weekends!
  • Paid Training
  • Challenging work that provides a chance to develop new skills

Truck & Trailer Washer

Hours: Full Time
Location: Anderson, Indiana
Department: Maintenance

Job Description: 
The Truck & Trailer Washer reports to the Fleet Maintenance Manager and Vehicle Maintenance Supervisor. The Truck & Trailer Washer is responsible for providing proper cleaning, detailing, and overall cleanliness of the existing operation fleet.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Perform washing of the body and chassis of trailers and tractors
  • Detail interior and exterior using wax, Armor All, Windex and other products
  • May be asked to drive and parks units on site
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • Consistently behaves in a manner that is appropriate and professional
  • Acceptable Driver’s Record
  • Ability to withstand physical requirements of the position

Part Time Truck & Trailer Washer

Hours: Part Time
Location: Anderson, Indiana
Department: Maintenance

Job Description: 
The primary function of a Truck and Trailer Washer is to efficiently wash the necessary equipment in a timely manner and maintain adequate production in order to meet service schedules. The main shift will be Friday & Saturday 4:30 p.m. to Midnight.  Extra hours may be given through the week.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Inspect parts, equipment, or vehicles for cleanliness, damage, and compliance with standards or regulations
  • Scrub, scrape, or spray machine parts, equipment, or vehicles using scrapers, brushes, cloths, cleaners, disinfectants, insecticides, acid, abrasives, vacuums, or hoses
  • Sweep, shovel, or vacuum loose debris or salvageable scrap into containers and remove containers from work areas
  • Clean and polish vehicle windows

Requirements:

  • Must be age 17 or older
  • Must be able to read, write and converse in English
  • Must be able to carry out both written and oral instructions
  • Must be able to follow posted safety rules and safe operating procedures to ensure proper techniques, such as lifting, are performed in the manner in which it is described 

Heavy & Medium Duty Diesel Truck Technician

Hours: Full Time
Location: Anderson, Indiana
Department: Maintenance

Job Description: 
We are looking for experienced diesel mechanics to provide quality service and all other repairs to customers’ trucks, with safety and customer satisfaction as the number one goal.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for total maintenance of fleet trucks
  • Troubleshoot and complete repairs to all aspects and systems of the truck
  • Keep correct documentation of all parts used, type diagnosis, and services performed in the repair order

Job Requirements

  • 3 + years demonstrated medium or heavy duty diesel truck experience – all makes and models (preferred Volvo and Freightliner)
  • Troubleshoot and repair diesel engines
  • Electronic diagnostics
  • Electrical troubleshooting abilities
  • Basic computer skills to operate today’s diagnostic electronic tools
  • Quality workmanship
  • Focused, motivated, dependable and have a positive attitude
  • Volvo or Detroit certification is a plus
  • CDL (Desirable)

Document Control Specialist

Hours: Full Time
Location: Andersonville, TN
Department: Operations

Job Description: This position is responsible for dispatching drivers in/out of our Andersonville, TN office, as well as processing all delivered paperwork for Carter Express.  Responsibilities include ensuring drivers have all necessary paperwork/tools to be successful on their route.  All delivered paperwork is audited, scanned, indexed and sent to accounting.

Requirements & Skills:

  • Must be able to effectively communicate to all organizational levels.
  • Multi-tasking and attention to detail is critical
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
  • Proven ability to solve problems and work in a fast paced environment.
  • Knowledge of TMW software.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office.
  • Know, support and enforce company policies and expectations.
  • Organized, responsible and dependability a MUST

Education/Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED.

Customer Service Representative

Hours: Full Time
Location: Anderson, Indiana
Department: Transportation Management

Job Description: As a member of the customer service team, you will be accountable for managing customer relationships through many channels of the order process. You will take complete ownership of the freight by creating and tracking orders, anticipating problems and providing creative solutions to exceed customer expectations.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Retain working knowledge of transportation systems after initial training
  • Initiate contact with carriers and customers when appropriate
  • Facilitate complete and thorough communication between carriers and customers
  • Organize and track freight on an appropriate time schedule
  • Effectively communicate an escalate events through management channels
  • Compose office appropriate communication through a variety of media
  • Continue proactive solutions within the network
  • Provide hands on support during the absence of other team members or during peak times
  • Work with peers to develop best practices that are shared across all field office networks
  • Adapt to a changing process, while working towards standardization
  • Flexible work schedule, with ability to work 2nd shift operations
  • Ability to work rotating weekend shifts as needed

Experience and Skill Requirements:

  • High School diploma required
  • College degree preferred and/or 1-3 years transportation & customer service experience
  • Bilingual (Spanish) speakers preferred
  • Strong sense of customer service
  • Proficient with PC skills and Microsoft Office including Outlook and Excel
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Sets priorities and communicates to areas involving changes that could affect daily operations.
    • TMW / Mercury Gate experience is a plus
    • Work with multiple inbound phone lines

Corporate Recruiter

The Carter team is growing quickly and we are looking for someone who can keep up with the pace and bring in top talent across all levels of the organization. We are looking for a strong candidate who is a quick learner, who can work independently, and pay close attention to details. As a Corporate Recruiter, you will work side by side with executives in the company determining how to best attract and retain talent in their departments. This position will be located at our Anderson, IN location and the base shift will be from 8 – 5pm, but you must be willing to work outside of the required hours if business needs it. There is also light to moderate traveling as needed. For example, you might travel to business meetings, career fairs, and vendor relations events.

Performance Objectives

  • Source candidates from online platforms and social events for all non-driver positions
  • Develop and maintain talent pipeline across multiple sites such as LinkedIn, Zip Recruiter, and Tenstreet
  • Partner with HR Director and Hiring Managers to discuss pay for open/current positions when needed
  • Create and Update Job descriptions for any and all positions
  • Practice full discretion for private information shared in the company, including but not limited to drug screen results, pay, and performance discussions
  • Communicate by email, phone, and text to all candidates
  • Negotiate pricing with 3rd party staffing agencies when needed
  • Track turnover in the company for all non-driver positions
  • Recruit for all terminal locations when needed for non-driver positions
  • Present “New Hire Presentation” to all new hires
  • Cultivate and maintain all vendor relationships.
  • Create and post factual relevant information on all social media accounts that positively reflects Carter.

Employee Value Proposition

  • Pay will be based on experience.
  • Potential to earn a Profit Sharing check every quarter based on company’s profitability
  • 401k match up to 4% of annual pay
  • Carter Employee discounts: Indianapolis Zoo, GM, Sprint, and YMCA (ask for more details)
  • 3 options for Health Care: HAS, HRA, or classic – benefits start after 90 days
  • Great work life balance off weekends!
  • Team building events
  • Opportunity to join the Community Action committee

Cross Dock Supervisor Opening

Currently Carter Express has a position opening in our Customs Cross Dock Department. We are seeking a person with a positive attitude and willingness to see the process through completion. The ideal candidate will manage the day-to day operations in a hands-on, fast-paced environment. 

The ideal candidate will need or obtain the following skill sets:

Qualifications:

  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • High degree of problem solving skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent organizational abilities
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to understand and explain to others written and verbal instruction
  • Able to function independently, without direct supervision and as part of a team
  • Capable of handling multiple and changing priorities
  • Ability to work in non-temperature controlled indoor facility.
  • Must be able to lift 50-75 lbs. repetitively
  • Evening and Weekend hours may be required as necessary
  • Proficiency with computer
    • Microsoft Excel
    • Microsoft Outlook

Preferred Work Experience:

  • Supervisory/management experience in trucking, logistics, and export
  • Post secondary education or have 3-5 years industry experience

Benefits Offered:

  • 401k
  • Dental, Life
  • Medical
  • Vision

Transportation Specialist (Multiple Openings)

JOB TITLE:                          Transportation Specialist

SHIFTS:                               1st (8 am-5 pm, M-F), 2nd (2 pm-10 pm, T-S), &                                                                3rd (10 pm-7 am, T-S)                                   

DEPARTMENT:                   3PL    

STATUS:                              Hourly

REPORTS TO:                     Logistics Manager

 POSITION OVERVIEW:

The Carter team is growing quickly and we are looking for someone who can keep up with the pace. We are looking for a strong candidate who is a quick learner, who can work independently, and pays close attention to details. As a member of the customer service team, you will be accountable for managing customer relationships through many channels of the order process. You will take complete ownership of the freight by creating and tracking orders, anticipating problems and providing creative solutions to exceed customer expectations.  

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Retain working knowledge of transportation systems after initial training
  • Initiate contact with carriers and customers when appropriate
  • Facilitate complete and thorough communication between carriers and customers
  • Organize and track freight on an appropriate time schedule
  • Effectively communicate an escalate events through management channels
  • Compose office appropriate communication through a variety of media
  • Continue proactive solutions within the network
  • Provide hands on support during the absence of other team members or during peak times
  • Work with peers to develop best practices that are shared across all field office networks
  • Adapt to a changing process, while working towards standardization
  • Flexible work schedule, with ability to work  3rd shift operations
  • Ability to work rotating weekend shifts as needed

EXPERIENCE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School diploma required
  • College degree preferred and/or 1 year transportation & customer service experience
  • Bilingual (Spanish) speakers preferred
  • Excellent problem analysis skills
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills
  • High stress tolerance and ability to adjust to changing priorities in a fast paced environment
  • Strong work ethic with a professional, positive attitude

 EMPLOYEE VALUE PROPOSITION:

  • Pay will be based on experience.
  • Potential to earn a Profit Sharing check every quarter based on company’s profitability
  • 401k match up to 3% of annual pay
  • 3 options for Health Care: HSA, HRA, or classic – benefits start after 90 days
  • Great work life balance 
  • Team building events

Application Developer

Job Purpose:

The Carter Logistics IT team has an opening for an Application Developer to develop new applications and troubleshoot existing C# applications.

 

Duties:

  • Gather requirements and design applications based on business needs
  • Work with systems engineering team to make full use of resources available
  • Test applications to ensure integrity of the final product
  • Implement applications and create troubleshooting documentation (FAQs) for support personnel
  • Troubleshoot existing programs and integration services to correct issues and enhance functionality

Required Skills:

  • Relevant 4 year degree or equivalent work experience
  • ASP.Net, C#, MVC, JQuery, Javascript, T-SQL
  • Ability to work independently or within a team

Preferred Skills:

  • 1+ years of experience developing applications using ASP NET MVC (3 and higher)
  • Experience with SSRS (SQL Server Reporting Services) a plus
  • HTML5/CSS with responsive cross-browser compatibility
  • Familiarity with the Razor view engine (.CSHTML)
  • Experience with data integration (SSIS), transformation (parsing using C#) and EDI
  • Transportation knowledge preferred

 

(Knowledge of the transportation industry would be helpful)

Carter Logistics offers a benefits package that includes Health, Dental, Vision, and 401(k).

DCD Site Manager

Job Functions:

  • Responsible for leading the day to day crossdock operation
  • Primary liaison between the crossdock and its’ customers
  • Facilitate professional development of Team Leaders and staff
  • Lead and implement Kaizen activities
  • Ensure adherence to all company standards and processes
  • Maintain a safe, secure and productive work environment
  • Fosters operational improvements
  • Maintain accurate performance metrics

Relevant Skills:

  • Effective communication skills
  • Effective leadership skills
  • High degree of problem solving skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent organizational abilities
  • Able to function independently, without direct supervision and as part of a team
  • Ability to make informed decisions based on factual evidence
  • Capable of handling multiple and changing priorities
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Outlook and Excel
  • Must be able to work nights and weekends as needed
  • Must be willing to relocate

Preferred Work Experience:

  • Supervisory/management experience in trucking or logistics
  • Post secondary education or have 3-5 years industry experience

Carter Logistics offers a benefits package that includes Health, Dental, Vision, and 401(k).

Logistics Supervisor (2nd Shift)

JOB TITLE:                            Logistics Supervisor

 DEPARTMENT:                    Transportation Management          

 STATUS:                               Full Time/Salary

 REPORTS TO:                      Department Manager

 COMPENSATION:                Salary

 SCHEDULE:                          16:00-00:00 (M-F)

 JOB SUMMARY:

 The purpose of the Logistics Supervisor (LS) is to work with the Department Manager, Director, and other Operations’ staff to ensure that we are meeting customer requirements on a day-to-day basis and operating accounts within scope of Carter’s business strategy. The LS will also be responsible for managing assigned individuals and see to it that they are being developed professionally.

 DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Provide guidance and on-going training to Logistics Associates
  2. Actively participate in Management meetings
  3. Actively participate in new customer implementation
  4. Effectively delegate tasks to appropriate team members
  5. Practice diplomatic communication both internally with employees and externally with customers
  6. Anticipate issues and implement action plans in response
  7. Effectively communicate and escalate events through leadership channels
  8. Provide hands on support during the absence of other team members or during peak times
  9. Work with peers to develop best practices that are shared across all field office networks

EXPERIENCE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

  1. College degree preferred or 3-5 years’ experience in Logistics
  2. Bilingual preferred
  3. Excellent problem analytical skills
  4. Solid verbal and written communication skills
  5. High stress tolerance and ability to adjust to changing priorities in a fast paced environment
  6. Strong work ethic with a professional, positive attitude

Collections Specialist

 Job Description:

Carter is looking for an experienced and motivated Collections Specialist to join our dynamic Accounting team. Your duties will include analyzing current and past due receivables, reporting AR activity to executive management and operations teams, as well as working with customers to resolve outstanding receivables.

The role requires someone with the ability to balance multiple projects in a fast paced environment. You should possess outstanding communication skills, as well as a general understanding of accounting and receivables management.

 Responsibilities:

  • Supervise assigned accounts to identify unresolved debts.
  • Develop effective repayment plans.
  • Follow-up with clients on overdue accounts.
  • Respond to client account queries in a timely and professional manner.
  • Identification and escalation of key receivables concern.

 Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent qualification required.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Strong understanding of billing and collection processes.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.

Benefits Offered:

  • 401k
  • Dental, Life
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Employment Type

Logistics Supervisor (3rd Shift)

JOB TITLE:                            Logistics Supervisor

 DEPARTMENT:                    Transportation Management          

 STATUS:                               Full Time/Salary

 REPORTS TO:                      Department Manager

 COMPENSATION:                Salary

 SCHEDULE:                          00:00-08:00 (M-F)

 JOB SUMMARY:

The purpose of the Logistics Supervisor (LS) is to work with the Department Manager, Director, and other Operations’ staff to ensure that we are meeting customer requirements on a day-to-day basis and operating accounts within scope of Carter’s business strategy. The LS will also be responsible for managing assigned individuals and see to it that they are being developed professionally.

 DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Provide guidance and on-going training to Logistics Associates
  2. Actively participate in Management meetings
  3. Actively participate in new customer implementation
  4. Effectively delegate tasks to appropriate team members
  5. Practice diplomatic communication both internally with employees and externally with customers
  6. Anticipate issues and implement action plans in response
  7. Effectively communicate and escalate events through leadership channels
  8. Provide hands on support during the absence of other team members or during peak times
  9. Work with peers to develop best practices that are shared across all field office networks

EXPERIENCE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

  1. College degree preferred or 3-5 years’ experience in Logistics
  2. Bilingual preferred
  3. Excellent problem analytical skills
  4. Solid verbal and written communication skills
  5. High stress tolerance and ability to adjust to changing priorities in a fast paced environment
  6. Strong work ethic with a professional, positive attitude

Logistics Analyst

JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB TITLE:                              Logistics Analyst

DEPARTMENT:                        Analyst

STATUS:                                   Full Time

 REPORTS TO:                         Analyst Manager

 LOCATION:                              Anderson, IN

 REQUIRED TRAVEL:                Minimal

 JOB SUMMARY:

As a Logistics Analyst, you will be responsible for managing customer data and ensuring freight is routed in the most cost effective manner. The applicant will be the primary advocate within the company for assigned customers to review transportation methods, cost, and optimization plans. The analyst will work directly with the customer, their supplier base, and internally within Carter to champion initiatives for that customer. You will need to anticipate and solve problems on a daily basis as well as provide effective communication to all necessary parties.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1.  Analyze customer shipping data to drive improvement and obtain optimum effectiveness
  2. Build and review internal or customer key performance indicators, then act accordingly to drive efficiency
  3. Present analytical findings to the client or Carter’s executive team
  4. Maintain contact with customers to provide analysis and obtain feedback for improvement focus
  5. Work closely with other Carter departments to initiate savings projects
  6. Facilitate and lead customer on-boarding
  7. Monitor Carter’s route network to increase truck efficiency
  8. Track premium transportation through reporting to reduce future impact
  9. Work with pricing department to develop quotes for potential clients
  10. Provide various internal reporting as requested

EXPERIENCE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

  1. College degree required
  2. Preferred 1-3 years of transportation/logistics or financial experience
  3. Excellent problem solving skills and ability to process data
  4. Strong verbal and written communication skills
  5. Solid organizational skills to manage multiple open projects
  6. Strong work ethic with a professional, positive attitude
  7. Microsoft Office Proficiency (Excel, Outlook, Word)

Transportation Project Specialist

PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES:

•Transportation related systems support (MercuryGate, TMW, RMIS, Project 44, DAT experience preferred)
•Assist in the new customer and carrier onboarding
•Ability and willingness to help within the logistics department when needed or asked
•Data entry
•Daily reports
•Schedule may be adjusted based on workload and projects
•Billing and invoice auditing

EXPERIENCE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

•High School diploma required
•College degree preferred and/or 1 year transportation & customer service experience
•Excellent problem analysis skills
•Solid verbal and written communication skills
•High stress tolerance and ability to adjust to changing priorities in a fast paced environment
•Strong work ethic with a professional, positive attitude

Benefits Offered:

  • 401k
  • Dental, Life
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • PTO & Vacation Package

Technical Support Specialist

Technical Support Specialist/Full Time/8AM-5PM

Preferred Requirements:

Technical certifications: A+ 

Experience:

At least 1-2 years experience supporting/troubleshooting hardware and software in a HelpDesk or Desktop Support environment.

Working knowledge of Microsoft Office product including Microsoft Office 365

Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows 10.

Familiar with Microsoft networking, IP Networking and Active Directory

Ability to work collaboratively and effectively as a team member.

Excellent customer service, communication, decision making and problem-solving skills.

Strong organizational ability with emphasis on detail and follow-up.

Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Providing installation and upgrading services of hardware and software

Diagnosing end user system failures and implementing repair solutions

Diagnosing printer and other peripheral device failures and implementing repair solutions

Troubleshooting network devices in order to ensure connectivity from the PC to the network

Configuration and troubleshooting of mobile devices, PDA’s and Tablets

Setup and troubleshoot audio/video equipment such as projectors and video conference equipment

May need to be available for On-Call Rotation

Benefits Offered:

  • 401k
  • Dental, Life
  • Medical
  • PTO & Vacation Package

CDL A Solo & Team Truck Drivers 44.5 & 56.5 CPM - Home Weekly

Carter Express is growing our Anderson, IN Operation and is offering fantastic new driver positions!

Carter Express is searching for great driver candidates who are interest in Solo Regional Route or Team Routes.

Solo – Our Drivers are making “Out & Back” Round-trip routes from Anderson, IN to our customers in the NAFTA Highway and back. Our average regional route has our drivers out for 2 to 3 nights per week. Miles vary between routes. Our management team, in Anderson, will share route details with interviewing driver applicants. Drivers work Five (5) days per week. They are Home at least Two (2) days per week (and sometimes home during their work week). Earn up to 44.5 cents/mile. Solo drivers can earn a $2,400 Sign On Bonus.

Team – Our Team Drivers are making “Out & Back” Round-trip routes from Anderson to our customers as far away as AZ and TX (and all points in between). Each of our Teams enjoy a minimum of Two (2) days of Home Time per week. Miles vary between routes. Our Team average 5,000 to 6,500 miles per week. Our management team, in Anderson, will share route details with interviewing driver applicants. Earn up to 56.5 cents per mile. Team drivers can earn a $7,500 Sign On Bonus.

Carter Express enjoys a “truck driver turnover rate” that is about 25% of the national averages in our industry. Carter PRIDE and Carter Culture, for taking care of our drivers, is something we work on each and every day. Our Carter Culture supports our mission to help every driver, and the driver’s family, to be successful. Our drivers enjoy Continuous Support from our management and operations team!

  • Solo – 12 months experience, or more, 41.5 to 44.5 cents per mile. Plus Sign-On-Bonus
  • Bonus Programs Available. Safety Bonus (3% of gross wages); Fuel Bonus (Up to $2,400); Idle Bonus (Up to $400); Referral Bonus ($1,500 Per Driver Referred)
  • Teams – Earn up to 56.5 cents per mile. Plus Sign-On-Bonus
  • No Touch Freight
  • Great equipment and maintenance program
  • Stable and safety orientated company; Over 850 trucks
  • Affordable benefits; Free Teledoc Program; Paid holidays; Paid vacations
  • Paid Orientation

If you are a professional Class A driver looking for dedicated year round driving positions and would like to join a dynamic transportation team,

Call our friendly Driver Recruiters at (877) 803-3230.

CDL A Solo & Team Truck Drivers 44.5 & 56.5 CPM

Carter Express is growing our Laredo, TX Operation and is offering fantastic new driver positions!

Carter Express is searching for great driver candidates who are interested in Solo Regional Routes or Team Routes.

Solo – Our Drivers are making Dedicated System “Out & Back” Round-trip routes from Laredo, TX to our customer locations, and back. Our average regional route has our drivers out for 3 to 4 nights per week. Miles vary between routes. Our management team, in Laredo, will share route details with interviewing driver applicants. Drivers work Five (5) days per week. They are Home at least Two (2) days per week (and sometimes home during their work week). Earn up to 44.5 cents/mile.

Team – Our Team Drivers are making Dedicated System “Out & Back” Round-trip routes from Laredo to our customers in the Midwest and Southeast states. Each of our Teams enjoy a minimum of Two (s) days of Home Time per week. Miles vary between routes. Our Team average 5,000 to 6,500 miles per week. Our management team, in Laredo, will share route details with interviewing driver applicants. Earn up to 56.5 cents per mile. Team drivers can earn a $7,500 Sign On Bonus.

Carter Express enjoys a “truck driver turnover rate” that is about 25% of the national averages in our industry. Carter PRIDE and Carter Culture, for taking care of our drivers, is something we work on each and every day. Our Carter Culture supports our mission to help every driver, and the driver’s family, to be successful. Our drivers enjoy Continuous Support from our management and operations team!

  • Solo – 12 months experience, or more, 41.5 to 44.5 cents per mile.
  • Bonus Programs Available. Safety Bonus (3% of gross wages); Fuel Bonus (Up to $2,400); Idle Bonus (Up to $400); Referral Bonus ($1,500 Per Driver Referred)
  • Teams – Earn up to 56.5 cents per mile. Plus Sign-On-Bonus
  • No Touch Freight
  • Great equipment and maintenance program
  • Stable and safety orientated company; Over 850 trucks
  • Affordable benefits; Free Teledoc Program; Paid holidays; Paid vacations
  • Paid Orientation

Call our friendly Driver Recruiters at (877) 803-3230

CDL A Solo Truck Drivers - Dedicated Out Overnight Routes in Vandalia, OH

Solo – Up to 43.5 Cents Per Mile; Plus Sign On Bonus; Plus Three More Bonuses; Out-Overnight Routes employment type: full-time

Carter Express is growing our Vandalia, OH Operation and is offering fantastic new driver positions!

Solo, Dedicated, Out-Overnight Routes. All Routes start in Vandalia, go to our customers and return to Vandalia. Currently, we have Three (3) Routes available.

Option 1: This route runs from Vandalia, OH terminal to Saint Marys (PA) & Ridgway (PA) & Medina (OH) and Back. Miles are 742 round trip plus the extra Stop Pay. Our new driver will deliver this route three times one week and two times the next. On the short week, the driver can get an extra day off or run a local route to complete your week.

Option 2: This route runs from Vandalia to Dixon (IL) & Geneva (IL) & Carol Stream (IL) & Elgin (IL) & Itasca (IL) and Back. Miles are 764 round trip plus the extra Stop Pay. Our new driver will deliver this route three times one week and two times the next. On the short week, the driver can get an extra day off or run a local route to complete your week.

Option 3: This routes runs from Vandalia to Saint Marys (PA) & Ridgway (PA) & Towneville (PA) and Back. Miles are 764 round trip plus the extra Stop Pay. Our new driver will deliver this route three times one week and two times the next. On the short week, the driver can get an extra day off or run a local route to complete your week.

Our management team, in Vandalia, will share more route details when interviewing driver applicants.

Solo drivers earn a $2,400 Sign On Bonus. They are, also, eligible for our Safety & Performance Bonus; our Fuel Bonus and our Driver Referral Bonuses.

Carter Express enjoys a “truck driver turnover rate” that is about 25% of the national averages in our industry. Carter PRIDE and Carter Culture, for taking care of our drivers, is something we work on each and every day. Our Carter Culture supports our mission to help every driver, and the driver’s family, to be successful. Our drivers enjoy Continuous Support from our management and operations team!

  • Bonus Programs Available. Safety Bonus (3% of gross wages); Fuel Bonus (Up to $2,400); Idle Bonus (Up to $400); Referral Bonus ($1,500 Per Driver Referred)
  • No Touch Freight
  • Great equipment and maintenance program
  • Stable and safety orientated company; Over 850 trucks
  • Affordable benefits; Free Teledoc Program; Paid holidays; Paid vacations
  • Paid Orientation

If you are a professional Class A driver looking for dedicated year round driving position and would like to join a dynamic transportation team,

CDL A Solo & Team Truck Drivers - Dedicated Regional & Out Overnight Routes to $79,700 in Hebron, KY

Carter Express is growing our Hebron, KY Operation and is offering fantastic new driver positions!

Carter Express is searching for great driver candidates who are interest in a Dedicated, Team or Solo Routes. Your base pay will depend on your past, verifiable experience.

Option1: We are adding two (2) new Team Routes. These routes are Dedicated and will run from Hebron, KY to San Antonio, TX. Our new teams will make two round trips per week. Depending on experience, our Teams can earn up to 56.5 cents per mile (to the truck) along with 4 Bonus Programs. Miles should be in the 4,800 to 5,200 miles per range.

Option 2: We are adding one (1), Solo Route This Dedicated, Out-Overnight Route starts in Hebron and delivers a drop and hook load to Kansas City, MO and back. Miles are a little over 1,000 per round trip. Our new driver will deliver this route three times one week and two times the next. On the short week, the driver can get an extra day off or run a local route, when available, to complete your week.

Solo drivers can earn $2,400 Sign On Bonus.

Team drivers can earn $7,500 Sign On Bonus (to the truck; split between the drivers).

Carter Express enjoys a “truck driver turnover rate” that is about 25% of the national averages in our industry. Carter PRIDE and Carter Culture, for taking care of our drivers, is something we work on each and every day. Our Carter Culture supports our mission to help every driver, and the driver’s family, to be successful. Our drivers enjoy Continuous Support from our management and operations team!

  • Bonus Programs Available. Safety Bonus (3% of gross wages); Fuel Bonus (Up to $2,400); Idle Bonus (Up to $400); Referral Bonus ($1,500 Per Driver Referred)
  • No Touch Freight
  • Great equipment and maintenance program
  • Stable and safety orientated company; Over 850 trucks
  • Affordable benefits; Free Teledoc Program; Paid holidays; Paid vacations
  • Paid Orientation

If you are a professional Class A driver looking for dedicated year round driving position and would like to join a dynamic transportation team,

Call our friendly Driver Recruiters at (877) 803-3230.

CDL A Team Truck Drivers - Dedicated Home Daily in Andersonville, TN

Carter Express is growing our Andersonville, TN (Knoxville area) Operation and is offering fantastic new driver positions!

Carter Express is searching for great Team Driver candidates who are interest in Dedicated, Home Daily, Team Routes. We have three (3) Team Routes available.

Option 1: Dedicated, Home Daily, Team Routes making Round-trips from Andersonville, TN to Greenville, NC and Back. This new Team will deliver Monday through Friday. The daily miles are 910.

Option 2: Dedicated, Home Daily, Team Routes making Round-trips from Andersonville, TN to Dyersburg, TN; Osceola, AR and Murry, KY and Back. This new Team will deliver Monday through Friday. The daily miles are 858 plus 2 Extra Paid Stop Pays.

Option 3: Dedicated, Home Daily, Team Routes making Round-trips from Andersonville, TN to Jackson, TN and Clarksdale, MS and Back. This new Team will deliver Monday through Friday. The daily miles are 929 plus 1 Extra Paid Stop Pay.

Each new team will be eligible for a Sign On Bonus ($7,500 for the Team), a Quarterly Safety & Performance Bonus (an extra 3% of gross wages), a Fuel Bonus (up to $2,400 per year) and a Driver Referral Bonus ($1,500 for each solo driver and $3,000 for each team). Our management team, in Andersonville, will share route details with interviewing driver applicants. Deliveries are Monday through Friday. You are off “Every Weekend”.

Carter Express enjoys a “truck driver turnover rate” that is about 25% of the national averages in our industry. Carter PRIDE and Carter Culture, for taking care of our drivers, is something we work on each and every day. Our Carter Culture supports our mission to help every driver, and the driver’s family, to be successful. Our drivers enjoy Continuous Support from our management and operations team!

  • Teams earn up to 56.5 cents per mile. $7,500 Sign-On-Bonus; Plus Fuel Bonus; Plus Idle Bonus; Plus Referral Bonus
  • No Touch Freight
  • Great equipment and maintenance program
  • Stable and safety orientated company; Over 850 trucks
  • Affordable benefits; Free Teledoc Program; Paid holidays; Paid vacations
  • Paid Orientation

If you are a professional Class A driver looking for dedicated year round driving position and would like to join a dynamic transportation team,

Call our friendly Driver Recruiters at (877) 803-3230.

CDL A Solo & Team Truck Drivers 44.5 & 56.5 CPM - Home Weekly

Carter Express is growing our Paragould, AR Operation and is offering fantastic new driver positions!

Carter Express is searching for great driver candidates who are interested in Solo Regional Routes or Team Routes.

Solo – Our Drivers are making “Out & Back” Round-trip routes from Paragould, AR to our customer locations, and back. Our average regional route has our drivers out for 2 to 3 nights per week. Miles vary between routes. Our management team, in Paragould, will share route details with interviewing driver applicants. Drivers work Five (5) days per week. They are Home at least Two (2) days per week (and sometimes home during their work week). Earn up to 44.5 cents/mile.

Team – Our Team Drivers are making “Out & Back” Round-trip routes from Paragould to our customers as far away as AZ and TX (and all points in between). Each of our Teams enjoy a minimum of Two (s) days of Home Time per week. Miles vary between routes. Our Team average 5,000 to 6,500 miles per week. Our management team, in Paragould, will share route details with interviewing driver applicants. Earn up to 56.5 cents per mile. Team drivers can earn a $7,500 Sign On Bonus.

Carter Express enjoys a “truck driver turnover rate” that is about 25% of the national averages in our industry. Carter PRIDE and Carter Culture, for taking care of our drivers, is something we work on each and every day. Our Carter Culture supports our mission to help every driver, and the driver’s family, to be successful. Our drivers enjoy Continuous Support from our management and operations team!

  • Solo – 12 months experience, or more, 41.5 to 44.5 cents per mile.
  • Bonus Program Available. Safety Bonus (3% of gross wages); Fuel Bonus (Up to $2,400); Idle Bonus (Up to $400); Referral Bonus ($1,500 Per Driver Referred)
  • Teams – Earn up to 56.5 cents per mile. Plus Sign-On-Bonus
  • No Touch Freight
  • Great equipment and maintenance program
  • Stable and safety orientated company; Over 850 trucks
  • Affordable benefits; Free Teledoc Program; Paid holidays; Paid vacations
  • Paid Orientation

Call our friendly Driver Recruiters at (877) 803-3230.

CDL A Team Truck Drivers - Dedicated Home Weekly - Guaranteed Miles

Truck Drivers!! Carter Express is searching for great new Dedicated System, Team Driver candidates who are interested in a Guaranteed Miles and Income per week program. This is a Dedicated System…a Dedicated customer…Dedicated Delivery destinations…Dedicated Inbound Freight Program…Dedicated Equipment. It does not get any better than that.

Our San Antonio Operations continues to grow. Drivers, tractors, trailers and our customers will be domiciled in San Antonio.

Option 1: San Antonio to North Carolina and Back. These San Antonio Teams enjoy a 5,500 Mile Per Week Guarantee. Our experienced Teams are earning 56.5 cents per mile. At just the “Guarantee” miles, that’s over $3,100 of income per week. Most of our San Antonio drivers are getting well over the Guarantee miles and making even more money.

Option 2: San Antonio to Dayton, OH and Back. This is a Dedicated Route. These San Antonio Team run 5,000 Miles Per Week. Our experienced Teams are earning 56.5 cents per mile. Our current Teams are turning this routes in 4.5 to 5 days per week. So, good Home Time at 2 to 2.5 days per week.

And, if you know Carter Express, you already know we have one of the lowest driver turnover rates in the industry. Carter Express enjoys a “truck driver turnover rate” that is about 25% of the national averages in our industry. Carter PRIDE and Carter Culture, for taking care of our drivers, is something we work on each and every day. Our Carter Culture supports our mission to help every driver, and the driver’s family, to be successful. Our drivers enjoy Continuous Support from our management and operations team!

Our new Teams will receive a Brand New 2019 Volvo VNL760 Tractors reserved for you!

AND…For a limited time, we have a $7,500 SIGN ON BONUS to offer our new Teams!!!

The Sign On Bonus will be paid over a six (6) month period. That’s an extra $625 of bonus money per month per new driver!!!

Routes are “Out and Back”. 100% No Touch Freight!

  • Up to 56.5 cents per mile for Team Drivers. 5,500 mile per week Guarantee
  • $7,500 Sign On Bonus
  • 850+ tractors, Stable and Safety Oriented company
  • Full Benefits Program including free Teledoc

So good pay; good miles; good sign on bonus; good equipment; good company culture; happy drivers!! If you are part of a professional Class A Driver Team looking for dedicated year round lanes,

Call our friendly Driver Recruiters at (877) 803-3230.

Forklift Operator

Operate powered forklift to load, unload, and stage freight in a warehouse environment

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Shifts vary depending on location. 1st/2nd/3rd available

2. Safely operate sit down forklift

3. Unload & load freight from 53’ trailers

4. Properly scan & verify freight using barcode software

5. Stack and load freight with zero spills

6. Ability to convey freight to appropriate floor space per information on skid label

7. Follow schedule and stay on time

Benefits Offered:

  • 401k
  • Dental, Life
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Employment Type

Dispatcher (Multiple Openings)

This position is responsible for managing routes and drivers to ensure on time pickups and deliveries are made. Responsibilities include timeliness of the drivers/routes, communication to suppliers/plants/customers, driver management and other departments.

Available Shifts:

Weekend Shift: Friday – Sunday 19:00 -07:00

2nd Shift: Monday – Friday  17:00 – 01:00

3rd Shift: Sunday – Thursday 23:00-07:00

Requirements/Skills

  • Dispatch/transportation experiences a plus.
  • Must be dependable and reliable.
  • Ability to follow direction and work closely with other team members
  • Prior Route Management experiences a plus.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate to all organizational levels.
  • Must be able to effectively manage drivers, including enforcing current company policies.
  • Professional appearance.
  • Proven ability to solve problems and work in high pressure situations.
  • Knowledge of TMW software.
  • Know, support and enforce company policies and expectations.
  • Organized, responsible and dependability a MUST
  • Must commit to one year on shift before transferring to another department

Education/Experience

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • One year of transportation experience.