United Kingdom | change country 

Supply Chain Jobs: A supply chain recruitment resource and the UK's best supply chain career opportunities

Headline Job
Indirect Procurement Opportunity
Reading

Featured Jobs
Demand Planner EMEA
High Wycombe

Indirect Procurement Opportunity
Reading

Procurement Manager
Hastings
F4N Industrial Advisor (South West)
Somerset, Dorset, Devon, Cornwall and South Wales

F4n Industrial Advisor (South)
South

Commodity Buyer
Derby
Demand Planner , Stock Controller
Manchester

Featured Recruiters

Transport Supervisor

Job Title

Transport Supervisor

Reference13896901001_342653
RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorRoad & Rail Transportation, Transport & Distribution
Salary£27,000 to £31,000 per annum
Town/CityCastle Cary
LocationsSomerset, South West
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesLogistics Jobs
Date Posted03 May 2018

Back to Results Email a friend Print  Email DirectApply Now



- Transport supervisor for a 3PL based within the Castle Cary

- Challenging Role working 5 on 3 off 12 hour shifts

Client Details

A well established 3PL based in Castle Cary who collect and distribute milk throughout the South West based within the Logistics distribution and supply chain sector.

Description



The successful transport supervisor based in Castle Cary will be responsible and be able to undertake a Challenging Role working 5 on 3 off 12 hour shifts;
  • Line management of full-time and agency drivers are aware of their roles and responsibilities and are fully trained to carry out such.
  • Challenging Role working 5 on 3 off 12 hour shifts



  • Management of flexible shift patterns that change in line with customer demands.



  • Management of Health & Safety on site, creating a culture that is H&S conscious.



  • Ensure fleet is fully compliant, managing planned maintenance through agreed providers.



  • Manage reporting and management information, ensuring communication to business and customer is timely, appropriate - inclusive of daily/weekly KPI's.



  • Manage core driver pay issues, hours, infringements and compliance & training.



  • Provide direction that supports the Senior Management team in ensuring the Transport Operation runs efficiently and effectively with the ability to deliver great customer service.



  • Ensuring effective communication throughout the operation; engaging with the management team and creating a culture of involved change.



  • Support and develop all transport continuous improvement programmes, identifying opportunities to further improve efficiency and effectiveness.



  • Collaborate with internal teams and external vendors to generate cost effective solutions.





Profile



To be successful in this role you will need relevant experience in a similar capacity along with:

  • 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 Transport Management industry



  • 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



  • The flexibility to "go the extra mile"



  • Full commitment to providing excellent customer service





Job Offer



Salary for the successful Transport Supervisor:

  • £28,000-£31,000 (dependant on experience)



Back to Results Email a friend Print  Email DirectApply Now

Recruiter: Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Tel: N/A
Recruiter Profile
View all jobs
http://www.supplychainrecruit.com
Headline Job
Demand Planner EMEA
High Wycombe

Candidate Login

Candidate Registration
Apply for Jobs and / or opt into our Candidate database

Daily Job Alerts
New Jobs direct to your inbox

  Job of the Week  
Contracts - Services Buyer
Gosport

Latest Jobs
Procurement Officer
Gloucester

 
Home  |  Search Jobs  |  Blog  |  Contact  |  Why Advertise With Us?  |  About Us   |  Jobs
Supply Chain Sitemap  |   Sitemap  |   Privacy Statement  |   Facebook  |   Twitter