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Ref: JD-RI-43Location: South WestDate: 07/02/2019  send to a friend
c£32k + Benefits  apply now

Transport Supervisor
c£32k + Benefits

Our client is a leading FMCG Distributor and we’re delighted to assist them in their search for a Transport Supervisor, to be based on site in Portsmouth, working a Sunday – Thursday permanent day shift.


Reporting into the Operations Manager, you will be responsible for leading the day traffic operations team and driver team in ensuring the planning of Company and / or Third Party resources, managing vehicle utilisation and ensuring Drivers are given clear and precise instructions.


Key Responsibilities for the Transport Supervisor:


  • To ensure that all elements of the job are communicated effectively to all personnel especially drivers and sub-contractors.
  • To plan the effective utilisation of drivers, vehicles, sub-contractors and agency drivers and ensuring that all the companies’ sites are considered when doing so
  • To ensure that people under your control work within a safe environment and follow drivers hours regulations when driving
  • Close liaison with fellow team members and management to discuss efficiencies and agreed operational practises.
  • To monitor RDC performances
  • To liaise with customers regarding present or future developments
  • To assist in the Management of the balance between own fleet and sub contract requirements
  • To ensure that all vehicle and trailer services are completed on time
  • To ensure all trips fully resourced on a daily basis


Background for the Ideal Candidate for Transport Supervisor:


·         Experience of managing in a FMCG Transport Environment

·         Excellent knowledge of the latest Transport Legislation

·         Superb Communication and People Management skills

·         Flexibility around working hours


Apply now for immediate consideration to join one of the UK’s leading FMCG Distribution Companies.

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