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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   13 September 2018
  • Salary:   £40000 - £42000/annum Plus Pension & Benefits
  • Location:   Slough, Berkshire
  • County:   Berkshire
  • Job Type:   Temporary
  • Reference:   208615859
  • Company:   CV-Library

Role: Transport Manager – Waste Management and Recycling Depot Operations (12 Month FTC)

Salary: Circa £40-42,000 plus Pension and Benefits

Location: Candidates will be considered from the following locations and surrounding area: Reading, Slough, Maidenhead, Watford, Guildford, and West London.

Previous experience: Depot Manager, Transport Manager, Courier, Parcels, Multi Drop Collection and Operations Manager, Light Freight or Haulage or Distribution Manager, 3rd Party Logistics (3PL) Operations Manager


Leader in recycling and waste management sector looking to hire a motivated leader in The West Greater London area


You will be able to maximise the profitability of the operation and implement strict cost controls.

You will deliver a motivated and engaged workforce and an effective service, managing all resources and staff at your disposal and working within the terms of the service levels agreed with the client.

CPC in Road Transport either National or International and a proven track record in a Transport manager / Distribution / Courier / waste / recycling / Parcels / Multi-Drop / Light Haulage / Logistics / Warehousing environment

You will have a strong commercial understanding of the waste Management industry or the industry that you work within and have evidence of overachieving budgets and KPI’s.

Strong IT, communication, negotiation and presentation skills will be required.

A team player and open communicator. You will work closely with the Waste Management sales division

Someone who understands the value of customer service as a key point of differentiation within the waste management space

You will understand compliance and have built strong relationships with bodies such as the EA and HSE. You may also have experience working within ISO standards.

Up to date knowledge of manufacturing techniques such as Kaizen, Continuous Improvement, Six Sigma, 5S, Just in Time, Kanban, Lean Manufacturing would be beneficial.

Due to the high volume collections nature of this role, a transport, multi drop delivery or collection depot manager background including parcels and courier services would be desirable.

A transport CPC in Road Haulage / Transport is highly desirable

Any COTC in waste management and recycling a plus

You MUST be committed to inspiring and enforcing a positive Health and Safety ethic within the team, ensuring the correct resources for a safe working environment are made available. IOSH & NEBOSH are desirable.

Previous experience: Depot Manager, Waste & Recycling, Distribution, Transport Manager, Courier, Parcels, Multi Drop Collection and, Light Freight or Haulage or Distribution Manager, 3rd Party Logistics (3PL) Operations Manager

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