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Clayton Homes

Regional Transportation Manager

Clayton Homes - Knoxville, TN

Regional Connect Office (RCO) Manager


The RCO manager oversees oversized home shipments from all home building facilities within the region.

The RCO manager has a staff of four team members and approximately 200-250 toter and pilot vehicle operators.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to scheduling/permitting, operators training, hiring, payroll, maintenance, incident investigations, risk management, and maintaining FMCSA compliance requirements.


Oversight of transportation equipment and personnel

Evaluate practices, procedures, and facilities to assess risk and adherence to Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Regulations

Familiarity with shipment options, legal issues, government regulations, and safety procedures is required, as is knowledge of geography, mathematics, and computer applications

Conducts investigations to determine the root-cause for any incidents within the region.

Analyze, follow-up, closure of action items, and retraining regionally for all vehicle accidents involving company personnel and/or equipment

Develop and implement policies and procedures

Manage personnel activities and schedules and oversee shipment coordination and routing

Recommend solutions to issues, improvement opportunities, or new prevention measures

Report operational statistics to Senior Management

Oversee budgets, safety procedures, and operational documentation

Research and correct customer problems and complaints

Partner with the Regional Safety Managers and Corporate in reviewing/analyzing safety & operational functionality and developing future strategies

Maintain a working knowledge on all FMCSA regulations and state specific regulations by reviewing pending and upcoming changes by the DOT

Ensure the Region is prepared for all future compliance requirements

Job Requirements


College Degree in Business or Logistics preferred

5 years proven experience in Logistics/Transportation management

Understanding of FMCSA Compliance

Good knowledge of data analysis and risk assessment

Excellent organizational and motivational skills

Outstanding attention to detail and observation ability

Ability in producing reports and developing relevant policies

Exceptional communication and interpersonal abilities

Exceptional problem solving abilities

Ability to hold others accountable to Clayton standards on safety, compliance, and policy

Must have a positive attitude

Must have the ability to work in a team environment

Must be able to travel to home build facilities within the region 40%-60% of the time

Proficient in Outlook/Word/Excel/PowerPoint


Previous experience in OS/OW shipments or Mobile Home hauling

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Clayton Homes


Regional Transportation Manager Clayton Homes - Knoxville, TN, United States


Location: Knoxville, TN

Company Profile:
We've helped people just like you buy manufactured homes since 1934, building more than 1.5 million homes and winning multiple awards for design and construction. We build, sell and insure manufactured and modular homes as well as relocatable commercial and educational buildings. We have 12,000 team members, 35 home building facilities and more than 1,000 home centers. Clayton Homes also owns and operates 18 subdivisions. In 2003, Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. acquired Clayton Homes.