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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   16 June 2020
  • Salary:   £40000 - £45000/annum
  • Location:   Tottenham
  • County:   Greater London
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   212120826
  • Company:   CV-Library
EJ545 – Transport Manager  

Location: Tottenham

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000       


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Transport Manager on behalf of one of our clients. 

The purpose of this role is the day to day running of company transport including the scheduling or work and drivers. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

Manage the transport operation and team 
Work with the Driving Standards Manager, Workshop Manager & other transport team members to…
Ensure the fleet of 100 HGVs is available for use, roadworthy and legally compliant
Ensure the team of drivers are legally compliant, adhere to Company’s driving standards and are utilised efficiently
To make effective use of the transport management software programmes available such as Fleetcheck, Webfleet Telematics, Silkthread and Checkedsafe
To be the lead in ensuring the FORS Gold Standard is adhered to and in the producing of supporting evidence for FORS audits
Monitor OCRS scores and implement plans to maintain a green score
Driver recruitment and retention
Driver training & development co-ordination
Investigate and follow disciplinary procedures when required
Adhere to Operators Licence undertakings          
Monitor driver tacho ensuring correct procedures are in place, that drivers understand how to complete and their legal obligations
Monitor collisions and near-misses, liaising with the Managing Director and Insurance department
Involvement in Fleet insurance/Risk Management
Ensure adequate diesel is ordered and supplied
Reports to Managing Director
Skills and Qualifications:

To have a current TM CPC qualification and
To have completed refresher courses to keep it up to date
5 years+ experience of managing a fleet of in excess of 80 HGV vehicles
Excellent transport management software skills to get the most out of the packages the company has
Waste/Construction sector experience preferable
Live a sensible commute (max 1 hour) from Tottenham, N15
Hours TBC, but approximately 06.30 to 17.00
Location: Tottenham

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000

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