CRST Expedited is seeking a detail oriented and determined Reference Specialist to be located in our Cedar Rapids, Iowa office. The hours for this position are Tuesday - Friday 7am-5pm & Saturday 7am-11am.
Verify references and compile necessary paperwork in order to hire new CDL drivers and assemble driver qualification files ensuring Department of Transportation (DOT) compliance.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Compile and audit completed DOT and CRST driver qualification files for new driver candidates.
Perform reference and background checks on applicants.
Act as a compliance liaison with terminals, trainers, operations, and drivers.
Extensive amounts of time will be spent on the telephone and performing alpha and numeric data entry.
Minimum Qualification Requirements:
Some previous experience in a related field preferred
High school diploma or GED required, coursework or degree in a relevant field preferred
Some customer service experience preferred
Verbal and written communication skills needed
Must possess basic computer skills
CRST is an EOE. Candidate subject to successful completion of pre-employment background and drug screening.