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Assistant Transport Manager

  • Job added:   5 March 2019
  • Salary:   £22000 - £30000/annum Pension, career, working condition
  • Location:   Basildon, Essex
  • County:   Essex
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   209615326
  • Company:   CV-Library
We need a highly motivated individual with the desire to make a difference with a proven track record in a similar role delivering continuous improvement, excellent organising, communication and influencing skills with the ability to analyse data and provide reports. If you have a National CPC in road haulage that's great but not essential, ideally you will be working towards gaining it though.


Organise your driver team and fleet of 32ft vehicles to ensure adequate staffing and performance levels are achieved and that the transport operations achieve customer service levels

Ensure the transport operation runs safely and is compliant with all "O" licence regulations.

Effective planning and utilising of the fleet to its maximum potential

Work to maintain workload in line with targets for vehicles under your control for both internal and external clients

Work with the Transport Manager ensuring the fleet is regularly serviced and the MOT schedule is adhered to

Driver de-briefing

Motivate and instruct Drivers

Keep track of licences for Driver duties.

Maintain and plan works with Sales, Production and external clients.

Arrange external transport and other services as required.

Liaise with Sales on an ongoing basis from receipt of initial enquiries through to post project, providing feedback on any omissions and or additions required to original order

You will be a key member of a small team working 40 hours per week, shift pattern, between 08:00 to 17:30 Monday to Thursday and between 08:00 to 17:00 on Fridays

My client is a long established and successful organisation with a UK wide client base.

This role offers career stability and progression + quality working conditions and pension

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