New Job

Discussion in 'Old Dominion Freight Line' started by hotrodd, Jul 19, 2017.

  1. hotrodd

    hotrodd Active Member

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    So I've been to the terminal it seems like 8 times probably talking with the operations manager did everything on the computer there, did the drug screen and dot physical on a sat. Then he calls me to do driving test on sun so I did that and the trainer took my pic for employment. The operation manager said only thing left to do is the I9 form and then we can officially offer the job to you. So in the mean time the op. man. goes on vacation for a week and then 4 days later the terminal manager calls and says they have a driver wanting to transfer to this terminal and he takes presidence over you. Is this just BS or bad luck?
     
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  2. kenneth

    kenneth Well-Known Member

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    Hate hear that.But, Manager is correct.I would just keep calling him and checking to see if they are hiring.Sometimes the transfer doesn't happen.
     
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  3. Ump

    Ump Big Dave's and Billy Lo's love child.

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    It sucks for an outsider, but something you'd appreciate as an employee.
     
  4. Songremainsthesame

    Songremainsthesame Well-Known Member

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    I'm glad to see the TM is sticking to the book on this one... I know of a terminal in my area that doesn't, they hire off the street even when they know an employee from within wants to transfer.
     
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  5. Freightsup

    Freightsup Well-Known Member

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    I know our center is letting a guy transfer to take care of his mother, even though we really don't need the extra help. I'm happy to see it though.
     
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  6. BillyLo

    BillyLo Service 2.0 OD Strong All Time Mastio Champion

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    Ditto!
     
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  7. Knucklehead

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    Hotrod, dont give up...as Ken said, just keep trying. I just came back and it was the best thing I ever did. The way this p[lace is growing, they will have openings soon enough..Good luck
    Iam watching ya Billy..
     
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  8. BillyLo

    BillyLo Service 2.0 OD Strong All Time Mastio Champion

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    Are you ready to run Canada?
     
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  9. Knucklehead

    Knucklehead Active Member

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    You call, I haul, THATS ALL
     
  10. BillyLo

    BillyLo Service 2.0 OD Strong All Time Mastio Champion

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    Have fun at customs.
     
  11. Songremainsthesame

    Songremainsthesame Well-Known Member

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    Songremainsthesame Well-Known Member

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  13. Knucklehead

    Knucklehead Active Member

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    Hourly like you so doesnt really matter.
     
  14. BillyLo

    BillyLo Service 2.0 OD Strong All Time Mastio Champion

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    Customs ain't gonna care how you're paid, they'll still treat you like garbage. Just wait until there's a concealed skid of something their dog doesn't like. LTL and customs never looks fun.
     
  15. BillyLo

    BillyLo Service 2.0 OD Strong All Time Mastio Champion

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    Memes only my friend, I'm a very busy city driver
     
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  16. Songremainsthesame

    Songremainsthesame Well-Known Member

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  17. BillyLo

    BillyLo Service 2.0 OD Strong All Time Mastio Champion

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    Quick and to the point! Thanks
     
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  18. Songremainsthesame

    Songremainsthesame Well-Known Member

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    I aim to please!
     

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