Transport Supervisor

  • Job Reference: 431558305-2
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2021
  • Employer: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Middlewich, Cheshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £31,000
  • Sector: Administration and Support, Air Transport, Airport Operations, Business Development & Account Management, Couriers, Delivery & Postal, Coxswains, Ships Masters & Deck Officers, Crane, Hoist & Lift Operators, Customer Service, Defence & Emergency Services, Executive & Management, Finance, Analysis & Reporting, Fleet Management, Forklift & Plant Drivers, Freight, Furniture & Cargo Services, Government & Public Sector, Human Resources, IT, Systems & Digital, Logistics & Supply Chain, Public Transport, Rail Transport, Road Transport, Safety & Compliance, Transport Planning, Modelling & Design, Truck and Heavy Vehicle Drivers, Warehousing, Storage & Distribution, Waterside Workers & Stevedores
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Transport Supervisor opportunity within a busy and established logistics operation in Middlewich Up to £29,000

Your new company
A major player in the logistics market is seeking an experienced transport & logistics professional to join their growing team in Middlewich, Cheshire. This business has a large logistics operation and there is so much work and so much opportunity to go at, making it a great prospect for any aspiring transport & logistics professionals looking to enhance their career.

Your new role
As Transport Supervisor, you will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the site's transport operation. This will involve managing the health & safety on site, managing a team of transport professionals, and managing finances within your remit in accordance with budgets.

You will lead and manage a team, which entails the monitoring of KPIs and targets, as well as having HR related responsibilities such as investigations, disciplinaries, 1-2-1 meetings and absence management. You will also ensure compliance with legislation and processes, such as monitoring tachograph data and vehicle checks, and full adherence to the Road Traffic Act and WTD.


What you'll need to succeed

  • Experience of managing / supervising a busy transport and warehousing operation
  • Experience of managing KPIs and operational performance of a team
  • Flexibility to work a rotational shift pattern Sunday-Thursday 6am-2pm, and Monday-Friday 12pm-8pm
  • Able to use various computer systems / able to learn new systems quickly

What you'll get in return

  • A competitive starting salary of £31,000
  • Lots of development and progression opportunities
  • Access to employee discount schemes
  • Competitive annual leave of 33 days
  • Company pension scheme

What you need to do now
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