Director, Transportation

Second Harvest Food Bank

Nashville, TN

Community & Nonprofit , Transportation & Utilities


Position Description / Responsibilities

We are hiring for a full-time job to join the Transportation Team of the Operations Department at Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee.


What you’ll do:

Summary: The Director, Transportation is a key team player with responsibility for the overall strategy of the department, including timely and accurate pick-ups and deliveries, as well as the ability to work cross-functionally with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders. This role utilizes transportation software to ensure efficiencies and timely movement of our fleet. The safety of our Drivers is priority, ensuring all vehicles are properly maintained and DOT compliant. Collaborates with the Director, Operations to execute the strategy and mission of the organization. This leader supports and fosters our deep commitment to diversity and inclusion, which is the foundation for ensuring a culture of belonging for all personnel.

Key Responsibilities:

When & Where: Typical daytime hours of 7 AM – 4:30 PM to work primarily out of our Nashville distribution center. Occasional evenings and/or weekends may be required outside of normal working hours for meetings, special events, to respond to issues (e.g., disaster response, community events, etc). Occasional daytime travel required, up to 10% of work week within the local service area.


Position Requirements

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Application Instructions

Think this sounds like a role and workplace where you would thrive? Apply now!

You can express interest in joining our team, in any of the following ways:

  1. Online: employment application on our website: http://www.secondharvestmidtn..... Resume and cover letter can be uploaded with applications on the website as well.
  2. Email: Resume and cover letter can be sent to our Human Resources team at jobs@secondharvestmidtn.org.
  3. In person: applications can be completed by visiting us on-site at any of our distribution centers, locations can be found on our website: secondharvestmidtn.org/contact.

Thanks for your interest in working for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee. We love it here and think you will too.

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