McEntire Produce

Columbia, SC

Job Details

Job Location:    Columbia SC - Columbia, SC
Salary Range:    $65,000.00 - $80,000.00 Salary


Objective: Manage the R.C. McEntire Trucking’s Safety program by assuring drivers and company equipment maintain regulatory compliance through ongoing training, audits, and inspections.

Administrative Responsibilities:

  • Maintain Drivers DOT DQ files.
  • Maintain Driver Training Files
  • Maintain all Equipment DOT/Maintance files

Safety Requirements:

  • Perform DOT Driver/Equipment Safety Audits.
  • Interpret, train, and consistently enforce company policies, protocols and procedures including but not limited to DOT, recordkeeping, OSHA, food safety, etc.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Deliver and/or oversee yearly safety training for all CDL drivers.
  • Coordinate all CDL driver onboarding assuring compliance with DOT and OSHA regulations.
  • Oversee truck maintenance, to include onsite maintenance team and offsite repairs.
  • Monitor the vehicle maintenance program to ensure compliance with the FMCSR and applicable laws.
  • Conduct accident/incident investigation, determine the root cause of the issue, and recommend corrective actions to prevent future occurrences.
  • Work alongside the Transportation Manager to conduct ongoing driver training and enforce all government regulations, best practices, and company standards.
  • Collaborate with the Safety Manager to develop and implement safety improvement initiatives.
  • Monitor inventory of all oils, lubricants, and Diesel Exhaust Fuel (DEF)
  • Maintain proper truck/trailer tire program.
  • Conduct recurring audits to ensure all equipment stays in safe, working condition.
  • Ensure maintenance shop is a safe and clean work environment.
  • Order maintenance parts, equipment and lubricantsas needed.
  • Additional tasks as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 2+ years experience maintaining Fleet DOT compliance
  • Working knowledge of FMCSA Department of Transportation Driver Regulations
  • Working knowledge of FMCSA equipment Maintenance/preventative Maintenance regulation
  • Minimum of one year supervisory experience, strongly preferred
  • Bachelor's/Associates degree and 2-4 years of transportation experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft office
  • Driving experience preferred, but not required
  • Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds.