Role: Logistics Manager - Construction
Salary: Circa £35k
Days; Hours; 8.00 -5.00 Monday - Thursday, finishing at 4.00 on a Friday
Benefits: Generous company contributed pension scheme. Cycle to work, Bonus, Annual Health Surveillance and life assurance
Reasons for considering this role:
This position is available now, so you could be in the job of your dreams before Christmas
The company has been established for over 50 years, have been very busy during these uncertain times, have buoyant order books and a great reputation which means that you have a very secure and progressive future with them
A great opportunity for you to make a difference, add value and put your own stamp on the role
All the resources you will need at your disposal
This integrity led company design and manufacture a range of building products that are the preferred choice of major house builders, local authorities, building merchants and care home providers.
They have 3 sites in the UK and employ about 150 people
Consistently innovate new products
The current Logistics manager is doing a Stirling job for the company. All the systems and processes are in place, there are no major problems or challenges to overcome and there is a very genuine reason why this person is leaving. The new Logistics Manager will have a very thorough handover so as to facilitate a smooth transition.
The role will involve
Managing between 30-50 loads a day from the 3 sites
Managing the Logistics team; including training, Performance management and compliance
Scheduling deliveries and collections
Ensuring that all the Warehouse Supervisors across all their sites are able to meet delivery deadlines
Making sure that all the transport department and Hauliers are adhering to Health,Safety and legislative regulations Ideally you will have:
Experience of delivering construction materials to building sites.
Experience in planning and routing vehicles on a national basis
A thorough understanding of construction vehicle types and the weight they can carry. Knowledge of cranes/ Draw-bars and Moffett's would also be highly desirable
Have existing contacts with subcontract hauliers
You will also have fantastic communication skills, be able to think on your feet and a master at overcoming challenges.
Live within a commutable distance to Burton-on-TrentKeywords: Logistics, Transport, Construction, Haulage, Construction vehicles, Building sites, Concrete
If you feel you have what it takes to embark on this exciting journey, then please apply with your CV. If you need more information; please call Zandy at our Birmingham Branch
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