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Transportation Specialist

Department: CST
Location: Houston, TX

Company Overview:

At Central States Trucking, a proud partner of Forward Air Inc. our mission is simple: first class service…best-in-class performance. As the market leader in International Supply-Chain Trucking and Warehousing, we remain focused upon our guiding principles: excellence, innovation and integrity. Excellence means more than 34-years of experience and knowledge that comes from solving the complexities of the international supply-chain.

As an industry leader - we are dedicated to finding and developing the best people. We want individuals who share our core values and demonstrate a true passion for what we do. Forward Air offers excellent compensation and benefits packages to our employees, as well as tremendous growth opportunities for top performers.

Position: Transportation Specialist

Job Description:

Transportation Specialist needed for the transportation industry. Candidates will be required to sustain the company’s safety rating and ensure compliance with FMCSA regulations and company standards. Previous experience in transportation safety coordination is recommended. Please submit resume, professional references, and salary requirements.

Core Responsibilities & Duties:

• Document driver accidents and set-up post-accident testing when needed
• Respond and resolve driver electronic log issues
• Run and maintain records on driver MVRs, DOT physical self-certifications and licenses
• Perform electronic driver file audits
• Maintain maintenance information on equipment


• Knowledge of the trucking industry
• Understanding of the FMCSA rules and regulations
• Computer proficiency
• Ability to manage multiple projects
• Ability to handle high stress situations efficiently
• Ability to work independently as well as with others
• All applicants are subject to criminal background investigation

• Ideal candidate will possess a “can do” attitude with a “will do” work ethic
• Interpersonal skills necessary to build effective working relationships with employees at all levels of the organization
• General computer skills - Microsoft Office, Outlook
• Excellent communication and problem solving skills

We recognize people as our most valuable asset. Our competitive salary and benefits package includes 401K, stock ownership plans, dental insurance, medical insurance, disability benefits, prescription drug coverage, confidential employee assistance programs, life insurance, vision care plan, paid sick time, paid company holidays, and paid vacations.

                                                        CST a division of Forward Air is an Equal Opportunity employer.


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