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Plant Transport Manager - Manchester

  • Job added:   29 June 2018
  • Salary :   £35000 - £45000/annum
  • Location :   Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Reference :   208157480
  • Company :   CV-Library
An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Plant/Fleet
Transport Manager to work for our client on a permanent basis. Our
client is a reputable national construction plant provider. This
position will be based in Manchester.

We are looking for a candidate with a proven track record in this
field who primarily has had prior supervisory experience in fleet
management preferably in logistics and or the construction industry.

Main duties will invovle :

Managing 25 - 30 Drivers

Overseeing day to day duties of low loader drivers and their drop offs
as well as 8 wheel tipper wagon drivers and their drop offs on site.
May also be involved with construction plant machinery and it's

Overseeing all logistics planning to ensure maximum fleet utilisation
and optimim levels of service are maintained to our clients clients.

Ensuring all compliance with company procedures and statutory
obligations for vehicle operations are met on a daily basis.

Maintaning driver records and files, tranportation documents and
driver hours and implementing a management strategy for both current
drivers development and the recruitment of future drivers.

Resolving client issues relating to the transportation of all plant
and materials daily.

Ensuring all fleet vehicles are maintained in line with Operator
License requirements.

Managing site compliance and general administration duties.

Transport Manager Requirements :

Must hold transport qualifications (CPC National/International or

Previous HGV/LGV Driving experience beneficial but not essential

Strong communication and leadership skills and the ability to multi
task and balance conflicting demands

Ability to work under pressure on a daily "hot desk"

Good I.T skills inlcuding MS Word and Excel

Enthusiastic positive outlook

Full UK Driving License

If you feel you meet the above criteria for this Transport Manager
role in the first instance feel free to apply direct to Scott Davies
on (Apply online only) as this is an immediate start position

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