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Calling all Transportation Dispatchers

As we mentioned in a previous article, Nazareth Pallet Company is growing! Over the last few years we’ve expanded our property, our pallet recycling operations, our fleet and our staff.

It’s an exciting time at Nazareth Pallet and we have a bright future ahead of us.

This tremendous growth has opened up an opportunity for a Transportation Dispatcher to join our team and oversee the daily movement of all product deliveries and pick-ups to our entire customer base.

If you’re a self-starter with a high degree of energy and a positive, outgoing personality, we want to hear from you.

We’re looking for an ambitious, detail oriented and well organized Transportation Dispatcher to join our team to grow and prosper with industry-leading compensation plans, exceptional benefits, and great people.

The ideal candidate will:

  • have a High School diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • have two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • be a self-starter with a high degree of energy and positive, outgoing personality.
  • have a strong work ethic and always be willing to complete the task
  • be ambitious, detail oriented, well organized, and operate with a high degree of accuracy
  • possesses excellent communication skills (written, verbal and listening)
  • be able to prioritize work based on customer and operational needs
  • have critical thinking skills – always looks for ways to improve processes and performance
  • be able to work with minimal supervision
  • have the ability to lead drivers in a positive manner
  • have a working knowledge of MS Office suite of products (Outlook, Word, Excel)

Experience with transportation software is a plus!

Are you interested in the opportunity? Do you know someone who would make a great candidate? Apply via our Careers page or forward this article.

At Nazareth Pallet, you will find great people and an energetic work environment. Our employees help to build and shape this organization by maintaining a high level of both quality, efficiency and productivity. They continually perform at a level of excellence which is what enables this 30-year-old family-owned business to continue growing year after year.

In addition to our attractive compensation package, at Nazareth Pallet we like to recognize the hard work of our employees with additional job perks.

Read more on that, here.

If you’re interested in the Transportation Dispatcher opportunity at Nazareth Pallet, or know someone who is, don’t forget to visit our Careers page, here!


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Can you help us find our next million mile driver?

You may have previously met our million mile driver, Rick Ackerknecht, who retired from Nazareth Pallet with an impeccable driving record after 20+ years and 3 million miles.

If you missed the story, you can read up on Rick, the guy behind the wheel and the man we all look up to at Nazareth Pallet Company, here.

If you love the road, or know someone who does, we’d love to hear from you.

We’re looking for our next million mile driver to join our team and grow and prosper with industry-leading compensation plans, exceptional benefits, and a well-maintained fleet.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be reliable and team-oriented
  • have a valid CDL Class A driver’s license
  • have a valid DOT medical card
  • have at least two years experience

Interested? Know someone who fits the bill? Submit your information here.

At Nazareth Pallet, our fleet is continuously growing and well maintained, with Mack and Freightliner trucks and over 300 trailers. Our fleet is kept to the utmost quality, inside and out, by our drivers, on-site fleet maintenance crew and on-site mechanics.

Plus, our drivers are home nights and weekends!

Additional benefits of driving for us:

  • No loading and unloading
  • Exceptional pay and benefits package
  • Well-maintained fleet of Mack and Freightliner trucks
  • Military friendly
  • Weekly pay, paid holidays, vacation and personal days

If you’re interested in the CDL Class A Driver opportunity at Nazareth Pallet, or know someone who is, don’t forget to submit your information here!


Safety first and foremost is the name of the game at Nazareth Pallet

At Nazareth Pallet, we take the safety of every single employee very seriously. Just ask our Safety Manager, Wendy Keim, who is constantly walking the entire plant looking for ways to improve worker safety. She even works the night shift on a regular schedule to ensure ALL the employees are being monitored and assisted as needed. But Wendy’s efforts don’t stop at workplace safety improvements. Since joining the company a few months ago she has helped to implement a number of new programs to improve employee health, mental well-being and attitude.Read more


How pallet wood mulch is made

What exactly is mulch and why do people use it? Simply put, mulch is a protective covering made of organic material (such as compost, peat, straw, sawdust or small pieces of wood).Read more


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We Believe in Doing Right by Our Employees

At Nazareth Pallet Company, the way we do things is just as important as what we produce. We do what we think is right, on every job, every day. And we extend that same philosophy to our team of talented employees, many of whom have been with us for 10 or more years.Read more


An Insider's Look at Our New Trailer Repair Shop

As we mentioned in our last update, we recently invested in a new truck and trailer repair shop to keep our fleet in excellent condition.Read more


Early Ship Mulch Special

Our mulch is made from the best raw material for lasting ground cover - recycled pallets! Pallet wood mulch does not contain any of the contaminants found in other natural mulch materials such as: tree bark or yard waste. It usually lasts longer due to the low moisture content of the wood which absorbs a deeper saturation of color.Read more


Hard work pays off

2015 was a great year for Nazareth Pallet Company. For us, the past year in pallet recycling has been defined by the expansion and improvement of our facility, addition of new positions, growth of our team, purchase of new equipment and unprecedented revenue growth.Read more


2016 Forecast and State of the Pallet Industry

The anticipation of more shipping traffic to the eastern United States and the steady rise in domestic factory production promise a positive outlook for the pallet market in 2016.Read more


Meet our new Safety Manager, Wendy Keim

There are some standard risks involved when working in a production, warehouse or distribution center environment, and without proper safety measures and training, preventable accidents can occur. That’s why at Nazareth Pallet our focus is on safety first, in everything we do.Read more