Salary Range:$80,000.00 - $100,000.00

Position Id:

Position Responsibilities:
Reports to operations of a regional transportation provider.

The Director of Driver Recruiting is a player-coach leading a team to recruit 4 to 6 OTR company drivers per week. Oversees the recruitment and retention of the company, to provide a sustainable mix of safe, qualified drivers in a manner that properly manages cost and maximizes return on invested advertising dollars. Maximizes Return on Investment (add cost per hire). Process applicants in an efficient manner. Minimizes the number of non-OTR drivers hired. Recruits’ driver trainees. Provides driver assistance. Provides safety support. Involved in driver orientation and seminars. Primary duties will include, but are not limited to, answer recruiting calls, maintain consistent, steady flow of qualified driver applicants entering weekly orientation class. Screen and pre-qualify applicants, Challenge is to recruit quality individuals to improve driver retention and lower driver turnover. Responsible for annual requirements related to driver CDL’s, MVR checks and DOT physicals.

Background Required:
  • Managed driver recruiter and retention department (5 Years)
  • Coached and mentored driver recruiters
  • Driver sourcing, interviewing, hiring, & on-boarding
  • Driver retention strategies
  • Social media implementation & outreach
  • Management of KPI’s
  • Applicant tracking systems: (i.e., TenStreet, HireRight, TMW, McLeod)
  • Computer literate: Microsoft (i.e., Excel, Word, PowerPoint, & Outlook)
  • Residence: Memphis, TN (relocation assistance)
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Safety and Risk Management
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Excellent communications (verbal, written, presentations)
  • Leadership
  • Hunter mentality
  • Negotiations
  • Understanding of drivers needs

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Practice Leader: Emily Weaver
Truckload & Dedicated

330.664.9400, ext.178

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