The Mendocino Family of Companies (Mendocino Forest Products Company, Mendocino Redwood Company, Humboldt Redwood Company, and Allweather Wood), is a leading manufacturer and distributor of environmentally certified redwood, Douglas-fir, and preservative treated lumber products throughout California and the Western U.S. Our culture is based in environmental stewardship and community support. The company maintains Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC® C013133) certification for its forestlands, manufacturing, and distribution operations.
The Mendocino Family of Companies is looking for an experienced Director of Transportation to join our Management Team in Ukiah, CA! As the key member of the Company’s transporation team, the Director of Transportation will be responsible for all day to day transportation operations, strategy, and management to continually refine the transportation operations of the company and its subsidiaries. Accountable for allocating appropriate resources to achieve timely and accurate delivery of product to the customer in the most efficient and safe manner.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The key areas of focus for this position are as follows;
The director of transportation sets the direction for the entire department, providing guidance and mentorship to employees, and taking responsibility for overall performance
The director of transportation has expertise and knowledge about industry trends, supply chain processes, best practices, and compliance requirements
The director of transportation drives projects from start to finish and assigns responsibilities, tracking and ensuring that deadlines are met
The director of transportation must be an excellent, well-rounded communicator adept at making presentations, facilitating meetings, negotiating contracts, and holding one-on-one conversations
To identify project strengths and weaknesses, the director of transportation should be able to synthesize data from multiple sources and distill their findings into action steps for improvement
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