Careers

Join our fast-growing team of transportation and logistics experts! We’ve been in business since 2006 and continue to expand as one of the Midwest’s leading transportation companies.

We are always looking for experienced truck drivers to serve our supply chain logistics department in a safe and timely manner. We also offer employment for transportation dispatchers, warehouse operators, forklift operators and auto mechanics.

Driver

Patriot Transport is now hiring Class A drivers for Local and OTR positions. We offer drop & hook steady runs from Chicago, Illinois, to our three terminals.

Responsibilities

  • Transport finished goods and raw materials over land to and from manufacturing plants or retail and distribution centers (Chicago, New Jersey, North Carolina, California)
  • Plan routes and meet delivery schedules
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking, break periods etc) as well as with company policies and procedures
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions
  • Collect and verify delivery instructions
  • Report defects, accidents or violations

Requirements

  • Proven working experience as a truck driver
  • Hands on experience with electronic equipment and software (GPS, AVL units, CB etc)
  • Ability to drive long hours and travel regularly
  • Extensive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations
  • No recent moving or driving violations
  • Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc)
  • Willing to submit to background/drug checks and provide employment recommendations
  • Trucking school diploma
  • Valid truck driving license

Driver Application Form

  • Anywhere
Maximum file size: 128 MB.

Dispatcher

Patriot Transport is looking for reliable logistics managers to be responsible for the overall supply chain management. You will organize and monitor the storage and distribution of goods. The goal is to manage the entire order cycle so as to enhance business development and ensure sustainability and customer satisfaction.

Responsibilities

  • Strategically plan and manage logistics, warehouse, transportation and customer services
  • Direct, optimize and coordinate full order cycle
  • Liaise and negotiate with suppliers, manufacturers, retailers and consumers
  • Keep track of quality, quantity, stock levels, delivery times, transport costs and efficiency
  • Arrange warehouse, catalog goods, plan routes and process shipments
  • Resolve any arising problems or complaints
  • Supervise, coach and train warehouse workforce
  • Meet cost, productivity, accuracy and timeliness targets
  • Maintain metrics and analyze data to assess performance and implement improvements
  • Comply with laws, regulations and ISO requirements

Requirements

  • Proven working experience as a logistics manager
  • Record of successful distribution and logistics management
  • Demonstrable ability to lead and manage staff
  • Proficient in standard logistics software
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and handle multiple projects
  • BS in Business Administration, Logistics or Supply Chain preferred

Dispatcher Application Form

  • Anywhere
Maximum file size: 128 MB.

Warehouse/Forklift Operator

Patriot Transport is looking for warehouse/forklift operators to participate in our warehouse operations and activities. The goal is to increase efficiency, profitability and customer satisfaction.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare and complete orders for delivery or pickup according to schedule (load, ship)
  • Receive and process warehouse stock products (load, unload, store)
  • Keep a clean and safe working environment and optimize space utilization
  • Complete diary logs into inventory
  • Report any discrepancies
  • Communicate and cooperate with supervisors and coworkers
  • Operate and maintain preventively warehouse vehicles and equipment
  • Follow quality service standards and comply with procedures, rules and regulations

Requirements

  • Proven working experience as a warehouse worker
  • Proficiency in inventory software, databases and systems
  • Familiarity with modern warehousing practices and methods
  • Good organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to lift heavy objects
  • Current forklift license
  • High school degree

Forklift Operator Application Form

  • Anywhere
Maximum file size: 128 MB.

Mechanic

Patriot Transport is looking for automotive maintenance mechanics to work in its repair shop, operating as Top Gear Inc. The auto mechanics will be responsible for carrying out scheduled servicing and essential maintenance on trucks and equipment.

Responsibilities

  • Diagnoses and repairs vehicle systems including brake and hydraulic
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance
  • Maintains and fixes exhaust, fuel ignition and electrical, suspension and alignment, air conditioning and computer systems
  • Performs preventative maintenance and courtesy checks to find any safety issues
  • Explains diagnoses to clients and employees on an as-needed basis

Requirements

  • Minimum 1 year prior automotive experience
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Applicable ASE certifications
  • Excellent diagnostic skills

Mechanic Application Form

  • Anywhere
Maximum file size: 128 MB.