Transport Supervisor

Bespoke Resourcing Solutions Ltd
10 Feb 2019
03 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will manage the transport, storage of all materials, Manufacturing sections and steel plates, to ensure the correct materials for each production area are delivered on time and in the correct sequence to meet all production targets. Working with the management team to procure transport equipment and services, to manage in-house staff and contractors. This role involves late night transport operations.

Key Responsibilities

* Maintain a safe working environment

* Manage and motivate department staff to achieve established goals

* Oversee daily department activities and provide guidance as needed

* Develop best practice to achieve department goals

* Follow up customer issues when required

* Control materials in and out of production areas

* Organise and manage all material and Manufacturing section storage areas

* Oversee the loading of completed tower sections during shipping

* Ensure specification and customer requirements area followed when handling materials

* Monitor employees and update Engineering Manager and HR

* Downtime Monitoring: Collection of raw data, finding root causes with consequential implementation of solutions

* Support cost savings projects, analysing and reducing areas of high cost

* Assist in Monitoring Training Plan for team including basic production knowledge training and new employee development programmes

Skills, Knowledge & Experience

* Demonstrable experience of leading and managing

* Well organized and good planning skills

* Working knowledge of MS Office

* Effective communication and influencing skills

* Practical working knowledge of transport processes and material handling

* Capable of reading and interpreting technical drawings

* Sound knowledge of Health & Safety and understanding of the importance of H&S

* A valid driving licence is essential

* Willingness to work overtime as required

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