Transportation Manager

Land O' Lakes

Land O' Lakes

Minot, ND, USA
Posted on Friday, April 26, 2024
Transportation Manager

We want you to have a future – not just a job – with us. WinField United, a Land O’Lakes Inc. business, supplies agricultural inputs, expertise, and technology to our member-owners and other partners. Our business is growing. We want you to grow with us. We are looking for dependable, hard-working team members who want to contribute to our mission: feeding human progress.

We are looking for a Transportation Manager, to manage and coordinate all transportation activities within the Minot, ND location. You will be a valued team member responsible for all transportation activities at the site, which includes internal fleet, dedicated carriers, LTL, and contract carriers. Key responsibilities include transportation management, management of personnel, DOT compliance, safety and other duties as assigned.


Core Hours: Day Shift, M- F; 8am – 4:30pm, During peak season, work may need to be performed during non-standard hours, including nights and weekends based on the business needs.

Required Skills and Education:

  • Education: High School Diploma/GED Required.
  • Supervisory Experience: 3+ years of experience managing people.
  • Leadership: 3+ years of experience with DOT operations and compliance. Ability to demonstrate successful past leadership in operations, warehouse management, and/or managing personnel.
  • Technology: Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, experience with enterprise systems is highly desired (SAP, Oracle or JDE)
  • Certifications: Valid driver’s license
  • Restricted Use Pesticide Salespersons license if required (or ability to attain by a specific date as agreed with company).
  • Able to pass an OSHA fit test with a require respirator
  • Floor Presence is required


  • Education: Associate or bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Business, Engineering Sciences, Supply Chain, or related field
  • Supervisory Experience: 5+ years or more experience managing people.
  • Regulations/Compliance: practical experience working with DOT regulations, EH&S programs, and other compliance/safety procedures.
  • Certifications: Valid CDL-Class A License
  • Warehouse and/or Dispatch experience.


  • Build Talent, Influence & Inspire, Demonstrate Agility and Integrity and Execute with Focus & Accountability.

Physical Requirements:

  • Able to lift 50lbs.
  • Frequent movement including walking, standing, bending/stooping, turning, twisting, pushing, pulling, raising arms, lifting, climbing and other active movements.
  • Performing duties while wearing personal protective equipment.
  • Working across temperature zones that may include cold and/or hot environments for extended periods and may include work in environments where dust and chemicals are present.

EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled. Land O’Lakes, Inc. enforces a policy of maintaining a drug-free workforce, including pre-employment substance abuse testing.

About Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Join us and be part of a Fortune 250, farmer- and member-owned cooperative that is reimagining the business of food. We have been named a Top Workplace by Indeed and LinkedIn, and to the TIME 100 Most Influential Companies list.

We provide a broad portfolio of benefits to keep you and your family at your best. Land O'Lakes is Where Your Future Takes Root.

Land O'Lakes, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) M/F/Vets/Disabled. The company maintains a drug-free workforce, including post-employment substance abuse testing pursuant to a Drug and Alcohol Policy.

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