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Transport Department Manager - Nights

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Transport Department Manager - Nights

RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorLogistics Services, Transport & Distribution
Salary£31,000 to £33,000 per annum
LocationsAvon, South West
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesTransport Jobs
Date Posted18 May 2018

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A leading temperature controlled distributor is looking for a Transport Department Manager to work the permanent night shift at their central site in Avonmouth.

Client Details

Our client is a market leading temperature controlled distributor of the highest calibre. As a direct result of their continued popularity and success they are looking for a Transport Department Manager to work the night shift at their Avonmouth facility.


  • The role of Transport Department Manager is part of the management and leadership team that is very front facing.
  • Dealing with the delivery and execution of the daily plan on site.
  • Engaging with the driver population on a daily basis and resolving any disputes therein.
  • Directly issuing the drivers their working day, jobs and routes and holding them to account.
  • Dealing with transport administration including vehicle defects, driver infringements, holiday/wage query’s and vehicle compliance (MOT's etc.).
  • Conducting investigations and engaging within disciplinary procedures and accident packs.
  • Daily monitoring of Driver's day through Microlise.
  • Liaising and dealing with general customer service issues within the store base.

  • Familiar with Tacograph and Working Time Directive legislation
  • Experience with working to deadlines, budgets and KPI’s
  • Compliance with legislation and O licence procedures
  • Experienced within the temperature controlled transport distribution
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proven ability to be a team player
  • A highly organised approach
  • Strong computer skills
  • A positive approach to dealing with drivers and customers
  • Ability to make the right decisions under pressure
  • Full commitment to providing excellent customer service

Job Offer

  • £31,000-£33,000 (inclusive of night shift premium)

  • Rotation of any 5 over 7

  • This is a permanent night shift position - 45 hours per week
  • 21:30- 06:30

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Recruiter: Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
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