Transport Supervisor

Location
Liverpool
Salary
GBP25000 - GBP28000 per annum + Shift allowance
Posted
28 Jul 2017
Closes
27 Aug 2017
Ref
13841947/001
Contact
Kieran Grundy
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

To control and supervise Company transport operations and transport personnel and where necessary warehouse staff to a standard that satisfies company quality expectations. To follow the procedures documented or briefed to ensure operations are completed. To adhere to statutory and Company requirements for the Health & Safety of yourself and your co-workers.

Client Details

My client is a well recognised Logistics service provider with a number of sites across the UK. The Transport Supervisor will be based permanently in the Liverpool area.

Description

The role of the Transport Supervisor:

  • Manage the day to day operation of the Depot transport function.
  • Liaise with other Depots within the Company network to ensure operations are satisfactorily completed.
  • Liaise with Warehouse to ensure that warehouse operations are complete for loading.
  • Action computerised vehicle scheduling to ensure optimum effectiveness and completion of customer requirements and service levels.
  • Ensure driver brief and debrief is completed to Company quality requirements.
  • Ensure all statutory and legal requirements in regard of Driver's hours and tachograph regulations are met.
  • Carry out administration tasks as required to meet the needs of KPI reporting, personnel management and statutory duties.
  • Deal with customers in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Ensure that vehicles required for service are presented when scheduled or requested.

Profile

The successful Transport Supervisor will have:

  • The ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft packages
  • Previous traffic office experience
  • Good geographical knowledge both locally and nationally
  • Flexible in approach and able to work a rotating shift pattern
  • Sound Knowledge of current transport legislation

Job Offer

Salary: £25,000 - £28,000 + Shift Allowance

Hours: TO BE CONSIDERED but a high degree of flexibility is required. Evening work and weekends is expected.