MT. STERLING, Ill. - Dot Foods will host a job fair on Saturday, March 24,2012 with hopes to fill several full- and part-time warehouse and customer delivery specialist positions at its headquarters in Mt. Sterling. The job fair will be held at the Dot Foods Training Center located on Buckhorn Road off of Route 24 from 10:00 am till noon.
Warehouse order selectors use state-of-the-art material handling equipment and warehouse management systems to build pallets of product for shipment and receive product. Drivers deliver mixed loads of dry, frozen and refrigerated product from Dot's eight distribution centers to food distributors across the country.
Founded in 1961 in Mt. Sterling, Dot has never had layoffs in the entire history of the company. Christina Crandall, warehouse recruiting manager of the Dot Foods' facility in Mt. Sterling said, "Our business is continuously growing and because of that, we are looking to hire new warehouse personnel and drivers. Dot currently has one of the lowest turnover rates for drivers in our industry."
All full-time positions at Dot Foods and Dot Transportation include excellent employee benefits including health, vision, life, and dental insurance, 401k, profit sharing, and paid vacation. For more information about all of Dot's current career opportunities, visit www.dotfoods.com/careers.
Dot Foods Inc. carries 100,000 products from 700 food industry manufacturers and is the largest food redistributor in the United States. Dot Foods distributes foodservice, convenience, retail and vending food products, equipment and supplies to distributors in all 50 states. Dot Foods operates eight distribution centers in: Modesto, Calif.; Vidalia, Ga.; Burley, Idaho; Mt. Sterling, Ill.; Cambridge City, Ind.; Williamsport, Md.; Liverpool, N.Y.; and Ardmore, Okla. For information, visit www.dotfoods.com.