Dot Transportation has been named a “Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation” by Redefining the Road magazine, the official magazine of the Women in Trucking Association (WIT). This marks the third consecutive year Dot has received the honor in the four-year history of the award.
This accolade was inspired by the need to “promote the accomplishments of companies that are focused on the employment of women in the trucking industry.” Honorees are celebrated for exemplifying a series of qualities that encourage diversity, positivity, and equal professional opportunities for all team members. Specific criteria are as follows:
- Corporate culture that’s supportive of gender diversity
- Flexibility in hours and work requirements
- Competitive compensation
- Quality benefits (i.e., paid maternity leave)
- Training, continued education and development
- Career advancement opportunities
- Well-maintained/safe equipment & facilities for drivers
To date, the recognition program has garnered more than 14,000 votes from industry expert following a rigorous screening process for prospective nominees. Fellow recipients include companies in commercial freight transportation, third-party logistics companies, and original equipment manufacturers.
At DTI, we are focused on creating a positive work environment for women that focuses on diversity, flexibility, competitive pay, and company stability. We are proud to maintain a safe and developmental space for women in the transportation industry and we are thankful for the positive recognition from such a well-respected voice.
To learn more about the driver benefits of driving for Dot Transportation, including paid vacation, tuition reimbursement, flexible scheduling, and competitive wages, visit our driver benefits page. And if you’re ready, we encourage you to apply and a member of our team will be in touch!