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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   13 October 2021
  • Location:   Widnes
  • County:   Cheshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   214891980
  • Company:   CV-Library
Transport Manager


Competetive salary and benefits

The Position: Applications are invited for a Transport Manager to work at our clients depot in Widnes

Site. This is a full time, permanent position, working 40 hours per week.

As a Transport Manager your duties and responsibilities will vary based on the Company’s

requirements but will include:

• Managing c.35 employees/drivers to achieve daily collections and deliver KPI’s.

• Managing the raw material supply chain – co-ordinating supplies with customers and

internal personnel.

• Ensuring the efficient running of the Company’s collection services.

• Planning efficient operation of the vehicle fleet, ensuring vehicle utilisation is maximised

and service levels maintained.

• Ensuring compliance with company procedures and statutory obligations for vehicle

operations, health & safety and other legislation.

• Recruitment, management and development of drivers.

• Maintaining driver records and drivers hours in line with EU Road Haulage Legislation.

• Preparing vehicle KPI’s in line with requirements.

• Managing site compliance and general administrative duties.


• Good formal education.

• Previous experience in managing transport/supply chain operations.

• Knowledge of the food waste recycling services.

• Strong communication and leadership skills, an ability to balance conflicting demands.

• Transport operations qualifications (CPC National/International or equivalent)

• Good knowledge of transport regulations.

• Ability to work under pressure in an ever changing environment.

• Good IT skills, including MS Word and Excel.

• Committed, reliable and flexible team player.

• Ability to prioritise workload to ensure tasks are completed in a timely manner.

• Full UK Driving Licence.

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