Transport Manager

Location
Bristol
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
11 Jul 2017
Ref
00069855
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This company are a Bristol based award winning company which is experiencing good growth in business.

They have a new exciting opportunity, not to be missed! They are currently looking for a Transport Manager to join their dynamic team based in the centre of Bristol. The successful candidate will be joining them on a full time, permanent basis and will receive a competitive salary.

They are an award winning family-owned vehicle hire and waste management company and they care as much about their employees as they do the environment. They aim to attract and retain high-quality, committed, enthusiastic, customer-focused individuals.

Key Responsibilities of their Transport Manager will include:
You will manage all employees employed within your defined area of responsibility and ensure a high level of motivation, discipline and morale is maintained and that individual potential is encouraged and developed where possible through regular reviews and training, both on the job and formal, depending on individual circumstances, by:
- Ensuring that all Company Health & Safety and Employment policies and procedures are complied with in a fair and consistent manner at all times.
- Ensuring that regular meetings / toolbox talks take place with employees to encourage feedback and to share new ideas in a consistent manner.
- Ensuring that the Performance Related Bonus scheme is operated fairly and consistently within the scope of rules that are currently in force and making the appropriate reductions where necessary using the correct form and ensuring the employee is notified of any deduction made.
- Ensuring all accidents and injuries are reported promptly and correctly and that any follow up actions are implemented in a timely way.
- In conjunction with the Workshop Manager ensuring that all vehicles are checked and maintained in a fit and road-worthy condition at all times in accordance with the Company's Goods Vehicles Operator Licences.
- Ensure full compliance with all Company policies and procedures including health & safety and employment.
- Manage all aspects of driver/vehicle work on a daily basis

Key Skills & Experience required by our Transport Manager:
- Educated to C.S.E, G.C.S.E, standard as a minimum
- Certificate of Professional Competence in Transport Management.
- Full clean driving licence, with LGV Class 2 entitlement essential.
- Ideally have 5 years experience working within the transport/waste management industry in a supervisory or managerial position with proof of success and effectiveness.
- Computer and IT Literate with a good understanding / working knowledge of the Word, Excel and Outlook programs.
- Strong leadership and managerial skills to enable motivation of subordinates in order to achieve success at the depot.

If you would like to join their team as their new Transport Manager then please click apply today - don't miss out, they would love to hear from you!