10102 Director of Transport Operations

Energy Recruiters | TN

Posted Date 2/26/2019

Energy Recruiters has been engaged to support our client in their search for a Director of Transport Operations.


$90K-$120K plus bonus; Comprehensive Benefits


Oversee the Transport Operations of company owned assets

Profit and Loss responsibility

Consolidate and oversee dispatch to enhance efficiency, accuracy, and dependability

Review and optimize transport process from soup to nuts to optimize process flow, supply points, inventory

Responsible for driver management, dispatch, and asset utilization

Thoroughly investigate all vehicular accidents/incidents to determine cause and means to avoid similar occurrences from happening in the future.  

Effectively interact with our customers to provide the best possible level of service. 

Oversee dispatching of routes to accomplish the most efficient routing of product and utilization of equipment while meeting the expectations of the customers.   

Supervise the maintenance of vehicles ensuring maximum utilization, maximum life expectancy and safe operation.  

Schedule equipment preventative and routine maintenance. 

Purchase all parts, materials, fuel and supplies necessary for the operations to function.  

Effectively manage the parts inventory. 

Responsible for the timely processing of all invoices.

Responsible for the recruiting, hiring, disciplining and training of all drivers, mechanics and clerical personnel at the facility. 

Evaluate employee performance and ensure proper training as required in all functional areas

Lead budget preparation for the Transport Division and be responsible for meeting financial goals.  

Prepares all reports and communications as required in a timely and accurate manner.

Responsible for ensuring the proper appearance, image and security of the facility and equipment.

Establish work rules and standard operating procedures for all terminal functions.


Bachelor in Logistics Preferred.

5-7 years’ experience in a petroleum transportation, terminal dispatch, logistics and/or trucking role.

Must be able to read/write the English language.

Must have computer proficiency

Must be able to communicate clearly and professionally with third party carriers and internal personnel.

Attention to detail and the ability to follow established procedures is a must.


Chris Werner at 678-795-9267 or chrisw@er-inc.com

Professional Interests (choose at least one)
Distribution & Transportation | Pipelines & Terminals
Geographic Regions (choose at least one)
Southeast | Midwest | No Preference/Open to All

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