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Temporary Transport Manager

  • Job added:   11 September 2020
  • Salary:   £25000/annum
  • Location:   Caerphilly, Caerphilly County Borough
  • County:   Gwent
  • Job Type:   Temporary
  • Reference:   212432374
  • Company:   CV-Library
Gap personnel have an exciting opportunity for a Temporary Transport manager (which could lead to full time employment) to join a well-known company in Caerphilly. The role will include office work but you will be dealing with unloading lorries. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role!

The ideal candidate will have experience working within a very busy and fast paced environment. You will need to be self-motivated, have excellent communication skills and work well as part of a team and on your own. You will be required to manage a number of vehicles and drivers in accordance with the day-to-day requirements of the company, dealing with transport and some operational issues.

Pay Rate:

We will pay up for £25,000 per annum depending on experience.

Hours of work:

Monday to Friday be 7.00am to 4.15pm and finishing at 3:15pm on Friday.

Skills/Knowledge/Experience/responsibilities & Qualification

The role will include:

* Making sure vehicles are properly maintained

* Inspecting vehicles

* Arranging repairs and routine maintenance

* Ensuring that all drivers and operators have the correct, up to date qualifications

* Reducing the risk of vehicle overloading

* Maintaining and completing accurate records

* Keeping schedules and organising team members

* Maintain and comply with all requirements of the goods vehicle operators licence.

* Vehicle planning, scheduling and pricing

* Ensure health and safety protocols are adhered to

* Customer service

* Ensure that drivers comply with hours speed limits, overloading

* Proven ability of managing a large number of drivers.


* Knowledge of transport methods, costs and benefits

* Maths knowledge

* Knowledge of engineering, science and technology

* Design skills and knowledge

* Analytical thinking skills

* Ability to work well with others

* Complex problem-solving skills

* Good attention to detail.

To apply, please forward your CV or call (phone number removed) for an informal discussion.

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