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Assistant Terminal Manager

Assistant Terminal Manager

Reading, PA


Providing superior transportation service to our customers is our goal. Any individual interested in this position must thrive in a fast paced environment under deadline pressures. We are searching for a forward thinking highly motivated ASST. TERMINAL MANAGER in the Reading, PA area who is interested in joining a leading dedicated provider.


Excellent verbal and written skills are a must as well as the ability to work with other locations to accomplish specific goals. This person must be a proven leader and possess the ability to think on their feet and make sound decisions.


Black Horse Carriers is a privately held company rooted in rich history that goes back 100 years. We are focused on providing best in class Dedicated Fleet Services and Private Fleet Replacement Services for companies in the Food and Grocery, Retail, Bakery, Dairy, Consumer Product, Industrial and Automotive industries.



  • Complete oversight of Terminal Operations
  • Terminal P & L
  • Monitoring budget and operational metrics while diagnosing and improving processes and procedures to ultimately improve performance and profitability.
  • Oversight of driver and dispatch personnel
  • Responsible for general staff training and development
  • Qualification, hiring, training and retention of drivers
  • Compliance with all regulatory requirements and any associated reporting
  • Growth of the operation while still maintaining superior service to existing customers
  • Driver and office personnel payroll submission
  • Local point of contact for human resources
  • Other duties as required

Requirements include:

  • Extensive knowledge of DOT and OSHA regulations and the ability to operate in compliance with these regulations as well as within company guidelines
  • Solid Managerial experience in the Transportation industry, Dedicated Food Delivery Experience a plus
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Dock and Warehouse management
  • The ability to motivate and lead both the drivers and dispatch personnel to meet and exceed the customers’ expectations and the goals of the company
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision
  • Ability to manage, reward and discipline all employees equitably
  • Adept at problem solving and conflict resolution
  • Multi-tasking is a must
  • Excellent computer skills to include MS Office If you are interested in a challenging position with the opportunity professional growth, please apply below