HHDescription: Manager, Trans Ops

Manage the application of private fleet and common carrier services and resources to inbound and outbound transportation activities for one of more AutoZone Distribution Centers. Directly responsible for service and budget goals. Responsible for transportation personnel and transportation related activities including driver safety, maintenance, fuel, systems, reporting, carrier support and management, performs other duties as required/assigned. Position includes up to 25% travel.

Other duties include but are not limited to: Scheduling in conjunction with the routing and scheduling analyst, transportation managers and store management. Develops and maintains highly tailored schedules focused on-time parameters, costs, DOT regulations, maintenance, equipment issues and geography.

Manage outside carriers relative to duties including bids, line hauls, storage, LP issues, timely handling and returns.

Plan and meet budget guidelines, manage vendor relationsh9ips and cross docking activities.

HHRequirements: Manager, Trans Ops

5-7 years experience in transportation operations

Previous fleet management in grocery/retail preferred

In depth knowledge of DOT and HAZMAT regulations

Working knowledge of Excel and PC Miler software

Previous experience with on board computer software