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Assistant Transport Manager

  • Job added:   30 March 2021
  • Salary:   £26000 - £30000/annum
  • Location:   Gloucester, Gloucestershire
  • County:   Gloucestershire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   213456846
  • Company:   CV-Library
Transport Supervisor / Assistant Transport Manager - Gloucester - £DOE - 40 hour week - Monday to Friday - Permanent Opportunity.

We have a rare and brand new exciting opportunity for an experienced Team Leader/Supervisor/Assistant Transport Manager to join an ever expanding manufacturing client based in Gloucester.

Our client is part of a global business who are looking to invest in the Gloucester site and as such they have significant expansion plans which have resulted in this opening. The Transport Supervisor / Assistant Transport Manager will need to have strong man-management skills, be commercially minded with a strong emphasis on safety.

The role of Transport Supervisor / Assistant Transport Manager will involve the following duties:

Helping to co-manage a fleet of 80 vehicles
Working closely with department heads across 7 other depots within the UK
Ensure the 'O' licence regulations are adhered to at all times
Recruitment and continued development of drivers and drivers mates
Ensuring that the drivers and drivers mates are trained to the company's high standards
Monitoring of driver behaviour whilst out on the road using vehicle CCTV software
Carry out H&S inductions for all new starters

The successful Transport Supervisor / Assistant Transport Manager will need to be able to demonstrate the following skills / previous experience:

Experience of working within a strong safety conscious environment
Knowledge of IOSH would be a distinct advantage
Strong working knowledge of driver legislation
Holding a Transport Manager CPC would be a distinct advantage as would an HGV licence
Confident of managing a large team
Strong customer focus
Flexible can do attitude

As well as a competitive salary our client also offers the following benefits:

Company Pension Scheme
Generous staff and friends and family discount scheme
Recommend a friend recruitment incentive
Reward and Recognition Scheme
Regular staff social events (when permitted) funded by the company
Subsidised canteen.

Why hesitate apply now to be part of their growth story.

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