Careers

Careers

Gordon Trucking has always been about great people. Since 1946, Gordon Trucking has led the industry by delivering innovative trucking and transportation solutions to North America’s most successful companies. Do you have what it takes to be a contributor on an award winning team? Gordon Trucking offers careers for professional truck drivers, maintenance professionals and corporate and administration careers.

INTERESTED IN A TRUCK DRIVING CAREER?
Learn about becoming a driver at GTI
INTERESTED IN A TRUCK DRIVING CAREER?
Learn about becoming a driver at GTI

Corporate Careers

At GTI, we are driven by the belief that when you have good people, you get good results. Our team has developed a level of expertise and dependability that has attracted many leading shippers and we are one of the largest truckload carriers in North America and still growing. We achieve these results by attracting and retaining people that share our core values of safety, service and sustainability and have a passion for delivering results.

It takes a dynamic team of talented people to run an award winning transportation company and GTI has a wide range of career opportunities in various disciplines and locations. Take a look at our current openings page to review job descriptions and apply.

Maintenance Careers

Gordon Trucking’s maintenance team is critical to the success of the company. The expertise and efficiency of our maintenance team keeps our trucks out on the road delivering best in class service to our customers, safely and reliably.

There are a variety of career opportunities within the Gordon Trucking maintenance team. Browse the maintenance jobs below to look for the maintenance role that is right for you. View maintenance current openings to search and apply for a specific maintenance job posting.


Terminal Maintenance Manager

The Terminal Maintenance Manager (TMM) is Gordon Trucking’s local representative and administrator for the maintenance facility, employees, vendors, and local officials. The overall maintenance effort is managed by the TMM. Employees at the facility will look to the TMM as a mentor, coach, disciplinarian, and the person who enforces company policy. This position requires a person to be confident, courteous, and well spoken.


Maintenance Team Leader

The Maintenance Team Leader (MTL) is Gordon Trucking’s key link between the organization, drivers and technicians. The primary responsibility of this position is to coach/mentor approximately 10 technicians and achieve specific customer service and key factor goals. These goals include meeting all customer service estimated time of availability requirements, achieving equipment performance standards, maintaining an excellent safety record and retaining safe technicians who provide excellent customer service.


Service Writer

The Service Writer is responsible for managing the workflow within the shop by working with drivers and Maintenance Team Leaders to schedule equipment for repair. This person is responsible for scheduling and prioritizing work, ordering parts, inventory control, opening and closing repair orders and purchase orders. The Service Writer is responsible for insuring proper data integrity is maintained throughout the shop and the RO’s are properly filled in prior to processing.


Parts Associate

The Parts Associate is responsible for managing the parts inventory within the facility. They are responsible for ordering parts and managing appropriate inventory levels as well as completing all parts related paperwork. They are directly involved in organization and efficiency of parts room, including part labels, numbers, and location. Additionally they are responsible for insuring proper data integrity is maintained throughout the shop and the RO’s are properly filled in prior to processing.


Mechanic (Fleet Technician)

The Fleet Technician is responsible for the inspection, maintenance and service of all GTI equipment while conducting operations in a safe manner. They are responsible for communicating directly with supervisor on maintenance or repairs that require additional attention.


Terminal Tire Specialist

The Terminal Tire Specialist (TTS) is the person who represents Gordon Trucking as the local contact person for tire vendors and terminal tire needs. Employees at the facility will look to the TTS as a mentor, coach and the person who enforces company tire policy and therefore this position requires a person to be confident, courteous, and well spoken. The TTS is Responsible for the inspection, maintenance and service of all GTI equipment and for the implementation of GTI “On-Track” tire program.


Breakdown Specialist

The Breakdown Specialist is responsible for authorizing repairs over-the-road. This requires analyzing the situation using repair stances, operation’s input, repair options, and safety guidelines to determine when and where to authorize the repair. The mission is to get the vehicle operating safely as quickly possible while maintaining cost control. Another key function of the Breakdown Specialist is to communicate over-the-road situations with interfacing departments. The Breakdown Specialist will be required to multi-task, make quick decisions, handle sensitive situations, and take initiative above and beyond the details of the job description.

Latest News

Latest Academy Class Adds Five to GTI’s Driver Trainer Roster

Five GTI drivers became the company’s latest Certified Driver Trainers following June’s three-day Driver Trainer Academy in Lathrop, Calif.

Completing a Driver Trainer Academy certification program were Balvir Bassi, Jeffrey Freeman, Charles “Chuck” Pitman, Gregory Stefonek and William Segovia.

Bassi is a Southwest Regional fleet driver dispatched out of Phoenix, Ariz., who resides near Sacramento, Calif. Freeman is a Georgia Pacific (GP) fleet driver who resides near Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. Segovia is a GP fleet driver from Medford, Ore. Pitman is a Northern California local driver operating out of Lathrop, and Stefonek is a Midwest local driver based in Green Bay, Wisc.

Louis Ekler honored as GTI's Driver of the Month for May

Gordon Trucking would like to recognize Louis Ekler as our May Driver of the Month.  Louis has been with GTI for a little over a year.  He started his driving career back in 1978 hauling tankers around California.  During a brief hiatus from trucking in 1985, he worked as an aircraft mechanic in Palmdale, CA for Rockwell International.  In 2001, Louis bought his own truck which he owned and operated for 14 years and was hauling rock and sand for construction sites in the Bay area.

Road Check Week Is Just Around the Corner!

Road check week is a dedicated period of 72 hours emphasizing compliance, enforcement and safety.  During this time, scales that are normally closed at night may be open.  Drivers should be on alert and pay special attention to all scales and checkpoints.