Continue to Serve with Pride and Distinction

At Groendyke, we appreciate your service to our great country. Which is why we work hard to provide exceptional opportunities to returning and active military personnel. Your spirit of character, discipline and leadership skills easily translate into our workplace environment. More importantly, as a tanker driver for us, you will continue to make a difference in the lives of the communities we serve across this nation.

The Groendyke Advantage
  • Guaranteed Home Time for Weekend Drills and Annual Training
  • Safety Training and Development Mentoring
  • Outstanding Pay and Comprehensive Benefits
  • Opportunities Across the U.S.

To hear more about how Groendyke supports returning servicemen and women, click here to watch this recently released segment of In View, hosted by Larry King.

Military Leave

Groendyke respects the selfless dedication of a few so that many may enjoy freedom and liberty. We understand that active military may be called away in times of need for extended periods of time. Rest assured that we will work with you to accommodate your military commitments—and guarantee that you will remain part of our team, while away and upon return.

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Justin Shoemaker, Terminal Manager - Houston Terminal
United States Marine Corps

"As a Marine, I appreciated Groendyke's discipline and commitment to excellence. Being a family-owned company made for an easy transition back to civilian life."

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Justin Shoemaker, Terminal Manager - Houston Terminal
United States Marine Corps

Justin Shoemaker is the terminal manager at Groendyke in Houston. He grew up in the heartland of America and was motivated to fight for his country after the attacks on 9/11/2001. He earned the title of United States Marine in 2002. While serving, he was a 3531 Motor Transport Operator that included two tours of duty in Iraq’s dangerous Al-Anbar province. Upon receiving an honorable discharge in 2006, Justin became a member of the Groendyke team. He has been instrumental in assisting with the growth of three Groendyke locations, Wichita, KS, Houston, TX and Fort Worth, TX in his years of employment.

Joe Latour, Field Safety Coordinator - Houston Terminal
United States Marine Corps

"Groendyke recognizes veterans and our commitment to succeed through diligence and dedication to duty."

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Joe Latour, Field Safety Coordinator - Houston Terminal
United States Marine Corps

Joe LaTour is a Field Safety Coordinator for Groendyke Transport, after serving in the United States Marine Corps for four years. Joe grew up in and around trucks his whole life, so when it came to enlist, Joe joined the Marines under the delayed entry program with a guaranteed 3500 (Truck Driver) MOS.

Serving in the Marines allowed to Joe to be stationed all across the globe such as Camp Del Mar and Camp Casey. While Joe’s first stint at Camp Del Mar, Joe met and married his wife, who went on to serve 24 years in the Marines.

With the training and experience that Joe received from the Corps, he was able to obtain a Class A driver’s license. With the help of the G.I. Bill, returning soldiers may be eligible for aid in obtaining a Class A CDL. For more information click here

Joe joined Groendyke Transport 2000 as a refined truck driver in Fort Worth, TX. With his wealth of knowledge and experience, Joe was quickly promoted to a refined dispatcher. In 2004, Joe transferred to Kansas City, MO, and continued to serve as a refined dispatcher. After two years, Joe returned to Fort Worth, where he continued as a refined dispatcher until he transferred to Houston as a driver. In 2009, Joe was promoted to Field Safety Coordinator where he now has the opportunity to interact with drivers on a daily basis.

With hard work and a dedication to Groendyke Transport, Joe was able to move to various positions within the company to better suit the company’s needs as well as the needs of his family.

Robbie Parrish, Terminal Manager - Ft Worth Terminal
United States Marine Corps

"“There are two leadership objectives in the Marine Corps. The primary, is mission accomplishment. The secondary, is troop welfare. Groendyke is similar to this culture. By providing unparalleled service to our customers and value to our People.""

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Robbie Parrish, Terminal Manager - Ft Worth Terminal
United States Marine Corps

Gunnery Sergeant United States Marine Corps, Ret. - Originally from North Carolina, Robbie joined the Groendyke Team in September 2014 after retiring from the Marine Corps. During his time in the Corps he served in various billets and assignments within Motor Transportation Field. He also served in combat operations for OIF and OEF. Robbie chose Groendyke due to its commitment to excellence and its people. Robbie is married and has three beautiful daughters.
Continue to Serve with Pride and Distinction

At Groendyke, we appreciate your service to our great country. Which is why we work hard to provide exceptional opportunities to returning and active military personnel. Your spirit of character, discipline and leadership skills easily translate into our workplace environment. More importantly, as a tanker driver for us, you will continue to make a difference in the lives of the communities we serve across this nation.

The Groendyke Advantage
  • Guaranteed Home Time for Weekend Drills and Annual Training
  • Safety Training and Development Mentoring
  • Outstanding Pay and Comprehensive Benefits
  • Opportunities Across the U.S.

To hear more about how Groendyke supports returning servicemen and women, click here to watch this recently released segment of In View, hosted by Larry King.

Military Leave

Groendyke respects the selfless dedication of a few so that many may enjoy freedom and liberty. We understand that active military may be called away in times of need for extended periods of time. Rest assured that we will work with you to accommodate your military commitments—and guarantee that you will remain part of our team, while away and upon return.

Justin Shoemaker, Terminal Manager - Houston Terminal
United States Marine Corps

"As a Marine, I appreciated Groendyke's discipline and commitment to excellence. Being a family-owned company made for an easy transition back to civilian life."

View Full Bio
Groendyke Close

Justin Shoemaker, Terminal Manager - Houston Terminal
United States Marine Corps

Justin Shoemaker is the terminal manager at Groendyke in Houston. He grew up in the heartland of America and was motivated to fight for his country after the attacks on 9/11/2001. He earned the title of United States Marine in 2002. While serving, he was a 3531 Motor Transport Operator that included two tours of duty in Iraq’s dangerous Al-Anbar province. Upon receiving an honorable discharge in 2006, Justin became a member of the Groendyke team. He has been instrumental in assisting with the growth of three Groendyke locations, Wichita, KS, Houston, TX and Fort Worth, TX in his years of employment.

Joe Latour, Field Safety Coordinator - Houston Terminal
United States Marine Corps

"Groendyke recognizes veterans and our commitment to succeed through diligence and dedication to duty."

View Full Bio
Groendyke Close

Joe Latour, Field Safety Coordinator - Houston Terminal
United States Marine Corps

Joe LaTour is a Field Safety Coordinator for Groendyke Transport, after serving in the United States Marine Corps for four years. Joe grew up in and around trucks his whole life, so when it came to enlist, Joe joined the Marines under the delayed entry program with a guaranteed 3500 (Truck Driver) MOS.

Serving in the Marines allowed to Joe to be stationed all across the globe such as Camp Del Mar and Camp Casey. While Joe’s first stint at Camp Del Mar, Joe met and married his wife, who went on to serve 24 years in the Marines.

With the training and experience that Joe received from the Corps, he was able to obtain a Class A driver’s license. With the help of the G.I. Bill, returning soldiers may be eligible for aid in obtaining a Class A CDL. For more information click here

Joe joined Groendyke Transport 2000 as a refined truck driver in Fort Worth, TX. With his wealth of knowledge and experience, Joe was quickly promoted to a refined dispatcher. In 2004, Joe transferred to Kansas City, MO, and continued to serve as a refined dispatcher. After two years, Joe returned to Fort Worth, where he continued as a refined dispatcher until he transferred to Houston as a driver. In 2009, Joe was promoted to Field Safety Coordinator where he now has the opportunity to interact with drivers on a daily basis.

With hard work and a dedication to Groendyke Transport, Joe was able to move to various positions within the company to better suit the company’s needs as well as the needs of his family.

Robbie Parrish, Terminal Manager - Ft Worth Terminal
United States Marine Corps

"“There are two leadership objectives in the Marine Corps. The primary, is mission accomplishment. The secondary, is troop welfare. Groendyke is similar to this culture. By providing unparalleled service to our customers and value to our People.""

View Full Bio
Groendyke Close

Robbie Parrish, Terminal Manager - Ft Worth Terminal
United States Marine Corps

Gunnery Sergeant United States Marine Corps, Ret. - Originally from North Carolina, Robbie joined the Groendyke Team in September 2014 after retiring from the Marine Corps. During his time in the Corps he served in various billets and assignments within Motor Transportation Field. He also served in combat operations for OIF and OEF. Robbie chose Groendyke due to its commitment to excellence and its people. Robbie is married and has three beautiful daughters.

Have questions for a veteran and current Groendyke employee?

By submitting this form, you accept the Mollom privacy policy.
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