Job Vacancy Heavy Haul Transportation Manager Barnhart Crane

Job title: Heavy Haul Transportation Manager

Company: Barnhart Crane

Job description: Memphis, TN(Full Service)

PURPOSE – Barnhart is built on a strong foundation of serving others. The fruit of our labor is used to grow the company, care for our employees, and serve those in our communities and around the world.

MINDS OVER MATTER – Barnhart has built a nationwide reputation for solving problems. We specialize in the lifting, heavy-rigging, and heavy transport of major components used in American industry.

NETWORK – Barnhart has built teams that form one of our industry’s strongest networks of talent and resources with over 50 branch locations across the U.S. working together to serve our customers. This growing network offers our team members constant opportunity for career growth and professional development.

CULTURE – Barnhart has a strong team culture — the “One TEAM.” We are looking for smart, hard-working people who strive for excellence in their work and appreciate collaboration. Join a team that values Safety, Servant Leadership, Quality Service, Innovation, Continuous Improvement, Fairness, and Profit with a Purpose.

Barnhart Crane and Rigging Company is seeking a Transportation Department Manager


  • Identify and create strategic carrier relationships based upon capabilities and regional needs
  • Required communication across all levels, from truck and equipment operators to senior level leaders
  • Implement positive operational processes, using data driven information to maintain a culture of continuous improvement and operational excellence
  • Leadership role guiding department staff in all facets of DOT Compliance IE; IRP, IFTA, Drug & Alcohol Screening, FMCSA Regulations, etc.
  • Manage performance of Logistics Dept staff to ensure compliance with policies and procedures while focusing on continuous improvement
  • Act as liaison between carriers, company operations, sales and other support teams
  • Select, develop, recognize, and support an effective and efficient staff
  • Communicate proactively with dept. personnel, ensuring prompt and accurate service is provided to both, internal and external customers.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in business or a related field (e.g., Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Operations Management) or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 5+ years experience in direct leadership of a Logistics Operation and use of management tools and methodologies
  • Experience supervising, evaluating, mentoring, managing staff workload, while encouraging and recognizing teamwork.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Willing to manage with a “Servant Leadership” approach to dept staff.
  • Working knowledge / experience with OTR trucking operation
  • Knowledge of DOT, FMCSA Regulations

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 401(k) program with company match up to 10% of pay
  • Family medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Paid time off and other benefits
  • Barnhart CARES family care and community service opportunities

EOE/AA Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran


Expected salary:

Location: Memphis, TN

Job date: Fri, 05 May 2023 05:24:55 GMT

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