Permanent
Logistics Manager
Main Contractor
South East

Transport Manager

Ref: 10552| Posted: 13th Sep 2021

I’m currently recruiting for an experienced Transport Manager to join an established business that specialises within the construction industry.

They are seeking a CPC-qualified Transport Manager to support the current operation in route planning and fleet and operational compliance.

The candidate;

  • CPC Management
  • FORS Practitioner - desirable
  • IOSH – desirable
  • Transport planning experience is essential
  • Recycling or waste management logistics experience (desirable)
  • Excellent knowledge of driver time regulations
  • Previous experience within an operational and transport management role
  • A good understanding of fleet compliance across HGVs
  • Experience using Transport Management System
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Competent decision making

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervising and managing driver workloads
  • Ensure drivers have the correct paperwork and equipment to carry out their role
  • Liaise with drivers and manage WTD / DTD
  • Conducting driver briefs & de-briefs
  • Supervising and managing driver workloads
  • Ensure drivers have the correct paperwork and equipment to carry out their role
  • Coordination of breakdown, recovery
  • Ensure all aspects of H&S are adhered to
  • All drivers tachograph infringements to be explained and signed off
  • All defects are dealt with correctly
  • Investigate any vehicle damage and take any action required
  • Ensure all vehicles are in a clean and tidy condition through regular audits

If you have Transport Manager experience and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please apply via the link