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Careers at Keller Logistics Group

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Keller Logistics Group is an asset based third party logistics (3PL) provider with 5 affiliate companies: Keller Trucking, Keller Warehousing & Distribution, Keller Packaging, Keller Freight Solutions and Hydrofresh HPP.

Headquartered in Defiance, Ohio, we started as a trucking company, Thomas E. Keller Trucking, in 1978 and have spent the last 40 years growing in to what we are today.

Interested in learning more about Keller’s history? Check out the Company History page.

 

Below we’ve listed a variety of careers available at each affilate along with where that company is located.

If you are a professional driver with a Class A CDL looking for a career change, please visit our Drive For Keller website to learn more and apply.

Keller Logistics Group and its affiliates are an equal opportunity employer.

 

DEFIANCE, OHIO

Accounting

Continuous Improvement

Human Resources

Information Technology

Marketing

Safety

Sales

 

DEFIANCE, OHIO

Account Managers

Driver Recruiting

Fleet Managers

Maintenance Crew

Class A CDL Drivers

 

 

DEFIANCE, OHIO

Carrier Procurement

Sales

 

SEE CURRENT WAREHOUSE LOCATIONS

Forklift Operators

Clerks

Shift Supervisors

Warehouse Managers

 

NAPOLEON, OHIO

General Laborers

Shift Supervisors

Maintenance Crew

 

DELPHOS, OHIO

General Laborers

Shift Supervisors

Maintenance Crew

Working at Keller Logistics Group

Being the size of company we are, your voice is heard and input is valued. We take pride in our people and the way we support them through wellness programs, our philanthropy, Operation K.A.V.I.C., and fundraising events throughout the year. When you work for Keller, expect a company that is as unique as you. We offer free access to a wellness clinic, for those on the insurance plan, where you get rewarded for hitting your health goals. Run a few laps around our track during your lunch break, and enjoy Fresh.Food.Friday every Friday!

We take care of our employees by giving back to the communities in which they live by gathering a group of volunteers to clean up the road where we are located and pay $1 to wear jeans on Friday, then donate it to local organizations each holiday season. There are plenty of ways to get involved outside regular business hours.

When you join the Keller team there are many ways to make connections with the people you work with each day. Rock climbing, local volleyball league, and trivia night are just a few ways our employees establish and grow lasting friendships.

Incorporated Since

Full Time Employees

Keller Logistics Group employee benefits

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Health, Dental, Vision Insurance

Starting after 30 days of employment, effective 31st day of employement

Includes company-paid life insurance

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Vacation & PTO

Vacation and other paid time off after 1 year of employment

Paid holidays after 90 days

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Wellness Initiatives

Access to Wellness Coordinator who hosts quarterly wellness challenges. For more information, visit our Employee Wellness Program page.

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Employee Assistance Programs

24/7 counseling for all employees

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Tuition Reimbursement

Available to all employees after one year of employment

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401k with company match

Starting after 90 days of employment

Interested in joining the Keller Logistics Group Crew?

Keller Logistics Group company culture

A company’s culture affects everything – so, in many ways culture is the real bottom line. A company with a well-developed meaningful culture, easily out performs competitors with a less developed culture, where people are less involved and committed to success.

At Keller Logistics Group, we want to maintain a value system which serves as a guide for how we function in our daily work life. As with many aspects in business, you’re always striving to be better, be LEAN-er, grow and as an individual and a leader. It’s very similar to what Ralph Waldo Emmerson said, “Life is a journey, not a destination.” We are always on a path – or TRAIL – to becoming the best person we can be, the best co-worker we can, and the best business we can be.

Our defined corporate culture for Keller Logistics Group, which really strikes at the core of who we are, is defined by the acronmyn T.R.A.I.L.S.

 

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Teamwork

  • Synergy
  • Contribute
  • Collaborate
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Respect

  • Support
  • Listen
  • Treat Others Accordingly
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Accountability

  • High Standards
  • Responsibility
  • Willingness to take on projects
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Integrity

  • Honesty
  • True To Yourself
  • Do the Right Thing
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LEAN

  • Championing Waste Elimination
  • Challenge Status Quo
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Safety

  • Being a Safety Leader
  • Living the Mantra “Time May be Money, but Life is Priceless”

Internships & Management Trainee Program

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Internships

Keller Logistics Group offers a variety of internships for college students throughout all our affiliates. If you’re interested in learning more about our internship program, visit our internship page and download the internship flyer.

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Management Trainee Program

Our Management Trainee Program provides hands on training in all of our affiliates and corporate departments over the course of six months. After completion of the program, you’ll be placed in a department where your skills match our current needs.

Many of our management trainee program graduates have progressed throughout the company and now hold managerial roles. Visit our Management Trainee Program page for an overview of the program and where to apply.

Employee Testimonials

I started with Keller through their Management Trainee Program 5 years ago, providing me a great opportunity to expand my knowledge base and see what each area of logistics is really all about. Since then, I’ve been given countless opportunities to continue to learn and grow in our business and work my way up to my current role as Regional Operations Manager. I’ve had great leadership support throughout my career here and am thankful for all the amazing  people I’ve met and worked with along the way. It’s an exciting time in Warehousing and I can’t wait to see what the next 5 years brings!

Heather May

Regional Operations Manager, Keller Warehousing & Distribution

I have been with Keller Trucking for over 10 years, it has been quite a ride.  We have more than doubled in size since I started and have no intentions of that growth slowing down in the future.  I began as an intern and have grown through 4 different positions in those 10 years to now Vice President of our Trucking Division.  With this significant growth and high level of focus on developing our people from the top down the career advancement opportunities at Keller are endless.

Jonathan Wolfrum

Vice President, Keller Trucking

My career with Keller began right after college. At that time I was working in Sales for Keller Freight Solutions – a fast-paced and dynamic position where I learned all about the transportation industry. After a time in Sales, I saw an opportunity in the scope of my degree – Human Resources. As I moved into our corporate company, Keller Logistics Group, I had the support of my manager and that continues today. With the opportunity for advancement, I have recently moved from HR Coordinator to my new role as HRIS and Benefits Administrator gaining a holistic view of the HR functions. There are many stories similar to mine where employees have moved throughout Keller into new roles, a unique characteristic of any company.

Mariah Hurst

HRIS and Benefits Administrator, Keller Logistics Group

Keller Logistics Group, Inc. and all of its affiliates are Equal Opportunity Employers.