Transportation Manager

15 Jan 2022

The Transportation Manager establishes and maintains the smooth operation of the Transportation department at a distribution center.

  • Assist with providing 24-hour coverage.
  • Maintain a properly staffed and trained department that offers the highest levels of logistics support to the warehouse.
  • Plan, direct, and coordinate all delivery and backhaul activities.
  • Drive key performance indicators for cost savings.
  • Efficiently utilize manpower via proper scheduling and training to provide the highest levels of customer service at the store level.


  • Bachelor's degree in Business or a related field.
  • 5+ years’ experience with all facets of outbound transportation; knowledge of distribution systems, including routing and backhaul/transfer procedures.
  • 4+ years of accounting, planning, analytical, and/or reporting experience; ability to identify financial issues and provide cost-effective solutions.
  • Experience managing large numbers of driving staff; experience with hiring, training, and motivating teammates and resolving employee relations issues.
  • Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, Access).

PREFERRED qualifications for this position include Outbound transportation experience at a distribution center; experience using Trimble/PeopleNet or similar transportation management systems (TMS); prior positions that offered increasing responsibility levels and Six Sigma certification.

  • ID: #31651585
  • State: Georgia Newnan 30254 Newnan USA
  • City: Newnan
  • Salary: TBD
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Showed: 2022-01-15
  • Deadline: 2022-03-07
  • Category: Et cetera