February 13, 2020
Ergon Asphalt & Emulsions, Inc. has an opening for a Transportation Manager at its corporate headquarters located in Flowood, MS. The position will manage and support all transportation services of the company.
The person chosen will manage all contracts related to railcars, barges and trucks as well as all offsite storage tracks and rail siding agreements and relationships with counterparties. They will also be responsible for maximizing the efficient and effective use of the company’s railcar fleet and minimizing the costs of demurrage for the Company. The person will also be responsible for managing the staff of the department.
Required qualifications include an associate’s degree with three to five years’ experience in logistics or transportation. The applicant will be required to have excellent communication and problem-solving skills. Additionally, this position requires the person selected to be on call one weekend per month.
This position is open to internal and external applicants. For external applicants, employment offer is contingent upon a pre-employment drug test, background check, and MVR. Some travel is required of this position.
We are an EEO/AAP employer.
Interested applicants should respond with a cover letter and resume to the email address provided. External applicants must submit salary requirements in order to be considered. Reference the job title and location in subject line.