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Regional Transportation Manager

Clayton Homes Birmingham Full-Time
Competitive Salary and Benefits
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The Terminal manager oversees oversized home shipments from all home building facilities within the region.  The terminal manager has a staff of four team members and approximately 200-250 toter and pilot vehicle operators.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to scheduling/permitting, operators training, hiring, payroll, maintenance, incident investigations, risk management, and maintaining FMCSA compliance requirements.

 

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

  • Conducts investigations to determine the root-cause for any incidents within the region.  Analyze, 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

  • 5+ years 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 to home build facilities within the region 40%-60% of the time

  • Proficient in Outlook/Word/Excel/PowerPoint

 

PREFERRED SKILLS:

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

  • Previous permitting experience

Skills required

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Procurement
Problem Solving
Purchasing
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Clayton Homes was founded in 1956 and is proud of its history of providing affordable, quality homes. The Company is a diverse builder offering traditional site-built homes, modular homes, manufactured housing, “tiny” homes, college dormitories, military barracks, and apartments. In 2015, Clayton built over 34,000 homes.

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