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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   25 September 2018
  • Salary:   £40147 - £43941/annum
  • Location:   Ketteringham, Norfolk
  • County:   Norfolk
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   208691175
  • Company:   CV-Library
South Norfolk Council has an exciting opportunity for a Transport Manager to join the team based in Ketteringham.  You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and you will be paid a competitive salary of £40,147 - £43,941 per annum.

Attention to detail and seeing the big picture – is this you?

Do you have what it takes to be a top performer? Are you motivated by a desire to make our service succeed now and into the future? We offer great benefits, first class training and opportunities to develop your career.

South Norfolk is not your average District Council, we have the ambition to grow our service and be the best. We are continually looking for innovative ways to become more efficient and competitive and we need strong teams to achieve this whilst always making a difference for our customers. Our success is a reflection of our people, so being a great organisation depends on us having great people.

Working at South Norfolk Council would enable you to be part of an organisation which is proud to deliver high-quality, customer focussed services. Our success comes from us being commercially astute and business-like.  Continuous improvement is also vital and our employees challenge themselves to develop new and innovative ways to improve the services that make a real difference to people’s lives.

The Transport Manager role:

You will be responsible for managing the transport activities of the Council ensuring our vehicles, equipment and drivers achieve continuous legal compliance.  Lead develop and effectively manage the vehicle/ plant workshop’s team ensuring it is customer focused, responsive, efficient, effective and meeting performance targets.

As our Transport Manager you must have:

- Transport Manager CPC- National

- An excellent understanding of Transport Legislation relating to the Council’s statutory obligations as well as the application of that legislation

- Knowledge of health and safety requirements of a vehicle workshop

- Track record of staff performance management in a diverse organisation

- Ability to balance conflicting service demands against limited financial resources

- Ability to develop and monitor financial budgets for all service users with the ability to report down to individual vehicle level on a monthly basis

Benefits of becoming our Transport Manager:

Our package includes employer pension contributions of 15%, performance related pay up to 4%, 23 days holiday increasing to 28 days after 5 years plus bank holidays (pro-rata for part time employees), compassionate leave and sickness entitlement for times of need. 

As a Platinum Investors in People you will have regular reviews with your line manager and a personal development plan.  We also support towards volunteering days in the community and encourage staff to be involved with fun activities to raise money for local and national charities.

If you feel you are the right candidate for the role as one of our Transport Manager then please click ‘apply’ now, we’d love to hear from you

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