JOB TITLE

Transport Supervisor

Location:

Skelmersdale

Benefits:

Motivating and positive work environment
20 + 8 Days Holiday
Employee Recognition Scheme
Pension Scheme
Free onsite parking

Hours:

Sunday- Thursday
21:00-07:00 ( nights)

Skills:

Skills/Experience/Qualifications:

· Highly organised, able to prioritise and work under pressure and to deadlines.

· Experience of working within an transport operations environment, covering transport operations

· Understanding of transport driver targets.

· Experience with using transport systems e.g. Mandata.

· Strong interpersonal skills.

· Strong written and verbal skills.

· Customer focus.

· Problem solving/Analytical.

· Good team player.

· Commercial awareness.

· Numerical skills.

· Flexible approach to daily tasks and work load.

· Working with third parties.

· Promote good practice

· Report any Safety concerns

· Follow all safe working procedures

Overview:

The Role:

As a Transport Supervisor for the General Haulage department, you will report directly to the Transport Manager. The position is focused towards driver procedure ensuring customers’ expectations are met from origin to destination and drivers are compliant and working with the remit of the Transport Management System. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual to join a busy and growing team.

Key Responsibilities:

· Management of drivers, driver hand helds and accurate data feed into TMS.

· Experience or awareness of planning general haulage.

· Achievement of Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s).

· Monitor and regulate drivers hours to comply with legislation and track and keep within company expectation.

· Regular communications with other departments on load / Vehicle management.

· Ensuring all necessary documentation is supplied and accurate to ensure a smooth movement of goods, with a focus on TMS and compliance and customer service.

· Communicate effectively and confidently with customers.

· Completion of daily reports required on a daily/weekly basis.

· Implementing planned daily workload for a large fleet of vehicles based across multiple locations.

· Liaising with the wider transport team to ensure the highest standards of performance are maintained at all times.

· Reporting problems and dealing with any issues/queries that may arise

· Promote good practice

· Report any Safety concerns

The contents of this job description are not intended to be an exhaustive list but to indicate the main responsibilities of the post. The job role holder will be expected to undertake additional duties commensurate with the business needs.

If you are looking for a long term career, with excellent working conditions, we want to hear from you!

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