HANNIBAL, MO (WGEM) -- Dot Foods, Inc said it's gearing up for a busy year and the company is hiring for new positions in its distribution center in Mt. Sterling, Ill., to meet increased demand.
Dot is actively hiring for at least 100 new warehouse positions.
To attract the best candidates, Dot has raised warehouse wages and successful applicants could earn starting pay up to $22.35 per hour.
There are also openings for new drivers to the, Dot Transportation Inc. (DTI) fleet, the affiliate trucking company of Dot Foods. DTI’s fleet includes the best equipment and technology available.
“Many people are out of work, due to the pandemic,” said John Bordewick, general manager of the Illinois Warehouses. “We are fortunate to see our business growing, allowing us to also grow our workforce this year. We have careers available in our warehouse and for truck drivers, both with some of the top wages in the region.”
Dot Foods and DTI are always working to create the best possible work environment for employees and boasts a generous benefits package for all employees.
Those who cannot make it to the job fair can learn more about these positions and apply online at dotfoodscareers.com/now-hiring.
Masks and social distancing will be required at the event.
The event is Wednesday, May 12, 1 – 6 p.m. at the Best Western on the River. That's located at 401 N 3rd St Hannibal, MO 63401