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Title:  Transportation Manager


Lexington, SC, US, 29072

Division:  Transportation
Job ID:  3860

it’s what’s inside that counts



There’s more to CMC than our steel products and the buildings, structures, and roads they go into. At CMC, it’s the people inside our recycling centers, fabrication plants, steel mills and offices that make us who we are as a company. Our success comes from finding, retaining, and supporting the highest quality talent by offering:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Training
  • Paid time off
  • Low-cost medical, dental, vision
  • Company-paid life and disability
  • Company matching 401(k) plan
  • Employee stock purchase plan

Why This Job

CMC provides an excellent opportunity to learn the steel industry and grow in your career. Whether you will spend your day in an office cubicle, operating a crane or running the melt shop at one of our mills, at CMC, you’ll get the training and support from your team that you need to excel in your role and reach your full potential.

What You'll Do

  • Delegate and supervise multiple employees and contractors to accomplish maintenance needs as well as hands-on involvement when the need arises
  • Leads all department personnel in a professional manner toward achieving company performance goals with emphasis on safety, quality, and meeting all company standards
  • Develop and lead a Safety Culture that is consistent with CMC standards
  • Collaborate with Plant Manager to ensure accomplishment of plant and regional goals
  • Supervise truck maintenance and DOT logs while ensuring that proper equipment is available
  • Manage costs and obtain management approval for higher cost items
  • Ensure all jobs are completed in a proficient and safe manner when working within the plant and/or garage shop areas while wearing Personal Protective Equipment
  • Establish strategies to efficiently and cost effectively maintain or increase production in conjunction with management and division priorities
  • Perform preventive maintenance on engines and hydraulic systems for on and off road mobile equipment (including vehicles such as trucks and trailers) and maintains stationary equipment
  • Regularly communicate, interact and coordinate with internal and external customers
  • Delivery scheduling and communicating with drivers while maintaining excellent customer service
  • Navigate challenging shipping issues that regularly occur
  • Communicate with truck drivers through computer software, cell phones or two way radios
  • Document maintenance activities using SAP

What You'll Need

  • Minimum of 3 years of supervisory experience preferred
  • Ability to work as a team player in a fast-paced environment, with excellent strong work ethic, attention to detail, and organizational skills
  • Prior DOT and disptaching experience preferred
  • DOT Manual compliance and regulations knowledge
  • SAP system experience preferred
  • Strong computer skills required (good knowledge of Outlook, MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Exceptional customer service skills required
  • Exceptional leadership and team building skills

Your Education

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Bachelor or Associate Degree preferred

We are Commercial Metals Company, a Fortune 500 company with a family feel that’s already part of your life. Our steel products have been supporting structures in more than 20 countries for over 100 years. And the secret to our success? We’ve built our legacy by assembling a team of innovators and doers to tackle some of the most challenging problems facing our world over the last 100 years — but we’re just getting started.


If you’re ready to reimagine ways to make the steel industry more sustainable, reinforce the bridges and roadways connecting our communities, and do meaningful work, you’re ready to join CMC. Apply today and start moving your career — and our world — forward. 


CMC is committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, or other status protected by federal, state or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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