Regional Transport Manager

Speedway Tampa, FL
Description

Summary:

Oversees the daily activity of the fuel transport drivers; ensures safe, timely and accurate deliveries of light products; ensures drivers are in compliance with all Federal, State and local rules and regulations and Company policies and procedures

Responsibilities:

* Supervises, hires, trains, evaluates and motivates a team of fuel transport drivers; manages the day-to-day activities of Company drivers and transports

* Directs and coordinates the activities of transport personnel that are responsible for loading, transporting, and offloading of product

* Ensures the safe and efficient delivery of light products to the Company's customer

* Maintains working knowledge of Federal, State and local rules and regulations, including, but not limited to, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSR) and Department of Transportation (DOT); ensures drivers are in compliance with all applicable regulations and/or internal policies

* Reviews drivers' logs, hours of service and other DOT requirements to ensure compliance with all rules and regulations

* Collaborates with regional dispatch centers to coordinate the dispatch of Company transport drivers and/or common carriers to marketing outlets, consumer accounts, and bulk plants to affect maximum efficiency and savings on deliveries

* Keeps abreast of Federal, state and local laws and regulations related to transport of hazardous materials, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

* Initiates initial responses to emergencies, such as motor vehicle accidents, involving corporate transport personnel and resources; completes vehicle and industrial accident reports and assists in investigations as necessary

* Ensures that all necessary departmental paperwork is completed in a timely fashion

* Completes other duties, including special projects, as assigned by Management

Minimum Requirements

Skill Requirements:

* Knowledge of FMCSA, EPA, and OSHA

* Demonstrated expertise with Word, Excel, and other MS Office suite applications

* Excellent communication skills and the ability to research and resolve issues

* Strong leadership and team work skills

* Capable of working in a fast-paced environment

* Good understanding of intra-department functions and operations

* Ability to perform repeated bending, standing and reaching

* Ability to occasionally lift up to 40 pounds

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