Night Transport Supervisor

Dynamite Recruitment
£30000 - £33000/annum
12 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Nights Transport Supervisor
Permanent, Full time

I am looking for an experience Transport Supervisor to work nights within a busy transport office based in Portsmouth.
You will work Monday - Friday 6pm-2pm

You will have full responsibility to manage a team of 3 operational staff on the night shift (this increases to 6 people on busy nights). Making sure that service levels to the clients are always achieved to a high standard, assisting with the daily resource planning and ensuring that all drivers are properly briefed and managed.

Role Responsibilities:

* Provide weekly rotas and holiday for traffic operations and drivers
* Keep all systems up to date with sub-contractor rating, job allocation and trip dispatch
* Ensure all vehicle and trailer services are completed on time
* Communicate with customers regarding any issues, offering cost effective solutions.
* Manage balance between own fleet and sub contract requirements, both inbound and outbound.
* Ensure DOT is delivered daily to customers and retailers
* Investigate and escalate incidents, accidents and rejections in line with company guidelines
* Identify and rectify any staff issues (absence, timekeeping, performance and conduct)
* Provide guidance and training to your staff
* Review and manage staffing levels
* Review systems within the department and make recommendations on improvement where necessary.

Essential Experience
Vehicle servicing and maintenance within similar environment
LGV driving licence
Fleet maintenance experience
FMCG knowledge and experience
Vehicle mechanics

Desirable Experience
Health and safety legislation
Operation licence regulations
Engineering qualification

Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

* Tenacity
* Results focussed
* Excellent communication skills
* Ability to manage, motivate and drive a team
* PC Literate
* Excellent attention to detail

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a very well known, stable and secure business.
I am looking to arrange immediate interviews.

Dynamite Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy