Supervisors, Transport Management & related
£27,000 Per Annum
Transport Operations Supervisor
£27K - Nights
Our client is a well-established & highly respected hauler covering the UK providing general haulage movements and we are delighted to assist them in their search for a Transport Supervisor on a Monday-Friday basis, 6pm-4am.
You will be responsible for the day to day running of a busy team of planners, drivers and their fleet, with a focus to provide a first in class service and ensure the right deliveries to the right locations at the right time. You will lead, coach & develop your team to ensure a seamless night operation in a very fast paced environment.
Ensuring all operations are carried out in line with UK regulations. (including vehicle safety, environmental controls such as fuel emissions, driver hours, customs requirements and hazardous goods transportation).To ensure the continuous smooth running of the operation.Lead, develop, motivate and coach the team and individuals in all areasEfficiently manage the team of drivers and vehiclesPrioritising workload, route planning, driver brief and de-brief.Ensuring company compliance for all transport policies, legislation and procedures.Proactively work with the team to reduce late deliveries and missed time slots.Resolve and manage queries and complaints courteously and efficiently.Ensuring all departmental and customer objectives are communicated and reviewed with the team.Booking driver agency staff depending on workload.Full support of SAFED with all employees, driving and non-driving.Ensure that all vehicles and trailers are made available in a timely manner to achieve Compliance requirements.
Able to demonstrate significant Transport experience within a very pressurized environmentStrong organisational skills for planning schedules, journeys and loads etc.Good geographical knowledgeExcellent communication skills at all levelsUp to date knowledge of WTD and RTD and all relevant legislationKnowledge of planning tools such as Sterling/Paragon etc. and standard office tools like Excel
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a progressive and growing business which offers progression through hard work and commitment and we look forward to your application.