Manager Transport Operations - Florida Aggregates

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Date: Nov 24, 2021

Location: Davenport, FL, US, 33837

Company: CEMEX

Company Overview

Founded in 1906, over the last 110+ years' CEMEX has grown into a global building materials company that provides high quality products and reliable service to customers and communities throughout the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.  Here at CEMEX we offer our employees competitive wages, career growth, excellent benefits including health, dental & vision plans, vacation or paid time off,  employee assistance program and retirement plan options, along with over a century of stability to build your next career on! To learn more about our company culture and why you should join us, visit us at www.cemexusa.com/careers. For direct access to CEMEX Career Opportunities, visit us at https://jobs.cemex.com/.

Job Summary

Promote, facilitate, and manage Safety as the first core value. Work to foster an environment in which all employees work towards a goal of Zero 4 Life. This position is responsible for the safe management of the Transportation Operations and delivery of product and managing all aspects of the business in the Region as assigned. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Promote all aspects of safety and participate in meetings as required
  • Promote customer and contractual relationships
  • Actively participate in management and safety meetings
  • Adhere to all CEMEX and O.S.H.A. rules and regulations at all times and wear proper safety equipment while on plant grounds
  • Responsible for process improvements
  • Works very closely with internal and external customers to develop new business and grow existing accounts
  • Manage growth of fleet and brokerage to meet customer demands for the region
  • Develop a strong working relationship with drivers, customers and suppliers
  • Prepare all written weekly, monthly and budgetary reports
  • Perform other job responsibilities as assigned by management


  • 5 years’ experience in a Transportation related field
  • 3 years in a supervisory role
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Excellent communication skills, oral and written with the ability to speak in front of large groups
  • Well organized and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be a self-starter and a problem-solver
  • Experience in Budget and P&L, along with contract negotiations
  • Working knowledge of trucking industry
  • SAP and Loadmaster knowledge (preferred)
  • English and Spanish speaking (preferred)
  • Highly motivated and innovative, not afraid of being challenged

Working Conditions

  • Capability to work extended hours as necessary, to include being on call as needed
  • Ability to work with standard office/computer Equipment
  • Capable of working in an open office environment
  • Ability to participate in required overnight travel as necessary

Physical Requirements

  • Requires walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree
  • Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors as well as function safely around heavy rolling equipment

Legal Notices

CEMEX is an EEO/AA (equal opportunity/affirmative action) institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital or familial status, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by under federal, state or local law in the programs or activities which it operates.


CEMEX will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all local, state and federal laws.


CEMEX is an E-Verify participating employer.


Arizona Smoke-Free Act.  CEMEX complies with the State of Arizona’s Smoke-Free Act (Arizona Revised Statutes § 36-601.01). Smoking and/or the use of tobacco or related products is prohibited in and on CEMEX property as well as any building and/or vehicle owned or leased by CEMEX.

EEO Statement - En Español

CEMEX es una institución EEO/AA (igualdad de oportunidad/acción afirmativa) y no discrimina en base al sexo, edad, raza, color, religión, discapacidad física o mental, credo, origen nacional, estatus veterano, orientación sexual, información genética, identidad de género, o expresión de género en los programas o actividades los cuales opera.

Nearest Major Market: Lakeland