Transportation Manager

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Transportation Manager Job Description

 

Job Title: Transportation Manager

 

Job Type: Full-time, Contract

 

Job Summary:

 

We are seeking a Transportation Manager to oversee our transportation operations and ensure the safe and efficient movement of goods and people. The Transportation Manager will be responsible for managing a team of drivers, dispatchers, and logistics personnel, as well as developing and implementing transportation policies and procedures.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

- Oversee the daily operations of the transportation department, including scheduling, dispatching, and routing of vehicles and personnel

- Manage and develop a team of drivers, dispatchers, and logistics personnel

- Develop and implement transportation policies and procedures to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local regulations

- Monitor and maintain compliance with safety regulations and requirements

- Develop and maintain relationships with vendors, suppliers, and service providers

- Evaluate and recommend transportation equipment, systems, and technologies

- Develop and manage the transportation budget, including cost analysis and forecasting

- Monitor and analyze transportation metrics to improve efficiency and effectiveness

- Communicate with other departments to ensure coordination of transportation activities with business objectives

 

Requirements:

 

- Bachelor's degree in logistics, transportation management, or a related field

- 5+ years of experience in transportation management, including experience managing a team

- Strong leadership and communication skills

- Proficient in transportation software and technology

- Knowledge of federal, state, and local transportation regulations and requirements

- Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills

- Ability to manage multiple priorities and work in a fast-paced environment

- Experience with budgeting and cost analysis

 

If you meet the requirements and are interested in this opportunity, please submit your application and resume for consideration.