At Jarrett, the difference is OUR PEOPLE. Our employees are the foundation of our award-winning workplace culture and excellent customer service. We are proud to have these people as a part of our Logistics, Warehousing and Fleet Services team.
We'd like to introduce you to Aaron Nestor, Lead Logistics Coordinator for Jarrett. Read Aaron's answers to the questions below to find out more about him!
How long have you been at Jarrett?
I have been at Jarrett for over three years.
What is the best part of working in your department?
The best part of working in my department is that I am allowed to innovate and optimize operations with technology.
Favorite memory at Jarrett so far?
My favorite memory is participating in customer golf outings.
What is your favorite quote?
“There is no other way to guard yourself against flattery than by making men understand that telling you the truth will not offend you.” - Machiavelli Niccolo, The Prince
Which employee perk that Jarrett offers do you enjoy the most? Why?
The relocation, Jarrett allowed me to move to Los Angeles and escape the Ohio snow for a year!
Who has been a mentor for you here at Jarrett? How have they helped you?
There are too many great mentors for me to name one. I embrace every opportunity where someone with expertise can teach me something new!
What would you name the autobiography of your life?
My limited success: A rags to hand towels story
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?
Identify profit correlation with machine learning.
How is Jarrett “different”? (Compared to other company cultures you may have experienced)
Jarrett takes the time to understand each employee as a unique individual. They look for personalized growth opportunities personally, professionally, and spiritually.
How is Jarrett “different”? (Compared to other competitive, similar services)
We have the best of both worlds. We provide the newest technology AND our customers can email or call in and speak directly to the same team that routes, monitors, and is responsible for all of their shipments.
Ask a co-worker: What difference does PERSON make at Jarrett/PackShip?
"Aaron's thorough understanding of our business, and the transportation transportation industry as a whole, allows him to be a valuable resource for all teams and accounts. He uses his knowledge to make quick and informed decisions, and is great at working under pressure."
Name a time you felt valued or appreciated by someone at the company or by a customer.
I feel valued daily by my customers. Every time I can add value to their supply chain feels great!
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