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Regional Transportation Manager in Salisbury, NC at Clayton Home Building Group

Date Posted: 4/4/2019

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Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY

The Regional General Manager oversees that shipments out of multiple plant locations, located throughout the region, are handled quickly, safely, and within budget constraints.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Oversight of transportation equipment and personnel.

  • Evaluate practices, procedures, and facilities to assess risk and adherence to Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Regulations.

  • Familiarity with shipment options, legal issues, government regulations, and safety procedures is required, as is knowledge of geography, mathematics, and computer applications.

  • Participate in investigations, root-cause analysis, follow-up, closure of action items, and retraining regionally for all vehicle accidents involving company personnel and/or equipment.

  • Develop and implement policies and procedures.

  • Manage personnel activities and schedules and oversee shipment coordination and routing.

  • Recommend solutions to issues, improvement opportunities, or new prevention measures.

  • Report operational statistics to Senior Management.

  • Oversee budgets, safety procedures, and operational documentation.

  • Research and correct customer problems and complaints.

  • Partner with the Regional Safety Managers and Corporate in reviewing/analyzing safety & operational functionality and developing future strategies

  • Maintain a working knowledge on all FMCSA regulations and state specific regulations by reviewing pending and upcoming changes by the DOT.

  • Ensure the Region is prepared for all future compliance requirements.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School Diploma

  • College Degree in Business or Logistics preferred

  • 5+ year proven experience in Logistics/Transportation management

  • Understanding of FMCSA Compliance

  • Good knowledge of data analysis and risk assessment

  • Excellent organizational and motivational skills

  • Outstanding attention to detail and observation ability

  • Ability in producing reports and developing relevant policies

  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal abilities

  • Exceptional problem solving abilities

  • Ability to hold others accountable to Clayton standards on safety, compliance, and policy

  • Must have a positive attitude

  • Must have the ability to work in a team environment

  • Must be able to travel regionally 30-50% of the time

  • Proficient in Word/Excel/PowerPoint

PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Previous experience in OS/OW shipments or Mobile Home hauling

  • Previous permitting experience

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