Transport Shift Manager

GBP28000 - GBP30000 per annum +
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Matthew Ellison
Specialist Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Page Personnel Logistics are currently recruiting for Transport Shift Managers in Dagenham.

Client Details

Our client are a business service provider and a market leader in their field providing a quality service. They have recently acquired a competitor and have grown to become the most recognised brand in their field.


In the role of Transport Shift Manager you will be responsible for the following:

  • Conduct regular performance audits to ensure adherence by staff to all relevant Company Systems and Procedures as detailed

  • Investigate any alleged breaches of Company Rules and Regulations, and take appropriate action.

  • Maximise the Route Profitability of all routes operated by the Branch by the following:

  • Costing reports on all routes, taking account of changes in hours or vehicle type.

  • Regular review of the system to ensure all jobs are correctly billed and routed.

  • Update Branch Route Profitability System taking account of price increases and changes to route costing.

  • Regular site reviews to ensure consistent service to clients, and monitor changes in the customers requirements.

  • Monitoring start and finish times of all routes ensuring that they continue to be appropriate.

  • Liaise with Sales Executives to establish new business requirements for routes. Advise where customer requirements are producing adverse affects on route profitability.

  • Ensure new customers are routed in the most cost effective way, whilst maintaining contractual requirements.

  • Ensure that the Company's transport and vehicle servicing requirements adhere to both Company Policy and legislation, including Tachographs, locks & alarms and vehicle defects.

  • Communicate with customers on operational matters and provide active support in solving operational queries


Candidates should be experienced within a busy transport operation. A CPC is not required but candidates will be expected to demonstrate a good knowledge of current compliance. Because of the nature of the business candidates will be expected to provide 10 years of references for both employment and residence.

Job Offer

You will receive a competitive package along with the chance to join a fantastic business who promotes from within. The role is predominantly working Monday to Friday with the requrment to cover some weekends.