We’re always looking for talent in our 3 office locations.  Please fill out an application for any of the roles listed below or send us your resume to be considered for future opportunities.

Logistics Specialist

Location – Grand Forks, ND | Sioux Falls, SD | Des Moines, IA

 

As a Logistics Specialist you are part of the Brokerage Operation and will be responsible for assisting in the process of connecting shipments with available capacity to meet service expectations of customers.

Essential duties and responsibilities of a Logistics Specialist:

  • Cover freight by leveraging carrier relationships and working load boards
  • Negotiate rates with shippers and carriers
  • Coordinate the shipment from dispatch to on-time delivery
  • Provide best in class customer service to both shippers and carriers
  • Proactively identify and resolve issues using critical thinking skills
  • Solicit business from current and prospective customers
  • Research and understand market trends

Key Results Areas:

  • Loads tendered
  • Revenue generation and margin levels
  • Carrier development

Requirements:

  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to thrive in a deadline based team environment
  • Understanding of truck transportation/logistics is preferred
  • Ability to thrive in a deadline based team environment
  • Outstanding communication skills, verbal and written
  • Effectively copes with change and is energized by tough challenges
  • Strong problem solving capabilities and timely decision making

Our History:

Britton Transport began servicing customers in the Red River Valley of North Dakota as a truck brokerage service in 1980. Based on the shared values of safety, people and professionalism, Bison Transport (Head Office located in Winnipeg, CAN) acquired Britton Transport in 2011. Since the acquisition, Britton Transport has doubled its fleet size, expanded its brokerage, and launched a Refrigerated fleet. Britton continues to provide flatbed trailer and dry van operations as well as storage trailer services. Moving into new offices in Grand Forks and Sioux Falls in 2013 & Des Moines in 2015, Britton Transport is poised for further aggressive growth.

Britton Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer: M/F/Vets/Sexual Orientation/Disabled

Job Type: Full-time

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Fleet Manager

Britton Transport – Grand Forks, ND | Des Moines, IA

 

Do you have a proven record for meeting and exceeding goals while providing dynamic leadership to your team? If you are looking to be a part of a growing and vibrant organization, Britton Transport has an opportunity with unlimited growth and potential in the Des Moines area.

Britton Transport is currently seeking a Fleet Manager that will be responsible for leading a fleet of professional truck drivers. This role will uphold company policy, procedure, direction and culture; ensuring program objectives/goals are met. Most importantly this Driver Manager role is the face of Britton Transport to our drivers and ensures that our drivers feel supported by Britton Transport.

Key Results Areas:

  • Driver Retention — Create an environment that drivers want to be a part of
  • Driver Safety — Create a culture of purposefully protecting others
  • Driver Utilization — Create efficiencies that create profitability for the driver and the organization
  • On-time Service to Customers — Exceed customer expectations

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required
  • Demonstrated understanding of truck transportation/logistics
  • Strong, demonstrated leadership capabilities, includes building effective teams
  • Outstanding tactful communication skills
  • Effectively copes with change and is energized by tough challenges
  • Strong problem solving capabilities and timely decision making. Identifies options including the short and long term impact on business operations

Our History:

Britton Transport began servicing customers in the Red River Valley of North Dakota as a truck brokerage service in 1980. Based on the shared values of safety, people and professionalism, Bison Transport (Head Office located in Winnipeg, CAN) acquired Britton Transport in 2011. Since the acquisition, Britton Transport has doubled its fleet size, expanded its brokerage, and launched a Refrigerated fleet. Britton continues to provide flatbed trailer and dry van operations as well as storage trailer services. Moving into new offices in Grand Forks and Sioux Falls in 2013 & Des Moines in 2015, Britton Transport is poised for further aggressive growth.

Salary is commensurate with experience. Britton Transport is an Equal Opportunity Employer: M/F/Vets/Sexual Orientation/Disabled

Job Type: Full-time