Page Personnel Logistics are currently looking to recruit multiple Transport Supervisors for a client of ours based in Hoddesdon, Essex. Client Details
Our client are a national distributor and market leader within their field. Due to the continued success of the business they are looking to expand their operation in the area significantly. Description
In the role of Transport Supervisor you will be responsible for the following:
- To cover for the Shift Manager in their absence.
- Ensure that drivers adhere to driving legislation at all times.
- To support and assist in the cost effective running for the department.
- To liaise with internal and external customers.
- To carry out investigations / disciplinary when required.
- To ensure that all routes start on time.
- Make necessary adjustments for absence / sickness.
- To schedule routes for ailed deliveries and error recoveries.
- To assist in routing next day deliveries.
- Motivate transport staff with the aim of improving effectiveness through the setting and monitoring of personal goals and measurable targets.
- Ensure that customer-facing transport staff is suitably dressed, clean and presentable at all times.
- Investigate and report on all customer complaints regarding transport staff.
- Ensure that the Transport Manager is made aware of all accidents, dangerous occurrences and near misses and that the relevant reports are completed for all such incidents.
- To ensure driver de-brief is carried out.
- To comply at all times with relevant legislation regarding food safety and the chill chain equipment.
We are looking to hear from candidates who have experience working within a busy Transport department and who have an understanding of managing drivers and vehicles. Candidates should have excellent organisation and communication skills as well as a good knowledge of MS Office applications. Job Offer
Upon successfully gaining employment with the business you will receive a highly competitive salary and benefits. Most importantly you will be part of a fantastic business whop can offer career and professional development.