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We are looking for Transport Supervisor to join us in Aston Clinton, Aylesbury (HP22):
40 hours per week
Monday to Friday – 14:00 – 22:30
No bank holiday working required
Benefits: Pension scheme, Life assurance, 25 days holiday, Free parking & canteen area
Background and knowledge of transport operations is essential
As a Transport Supervisor, you’ll responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the PM transport team, providing leadership, guidance and direction to the Drivers & Transport team members.
You will be involved in planning, scheduling and allocating resources, carrying out vehicle checks, monitoring performance, and ensuring compliance with health & safety regulations.
You will need to come from a Transport background, solid experience of supervising drivers & planners to deliver against SLA, good understanding of inductions & coaching alongside a drive & passion to be part of a new site set up.
Transport Supervisor: The Role
Monitor performance, drive improvement, and resolve challenges and issues as they arise.
Deliver customer expectations within defined SLA ‘s to continuously strive to improve.
Manage Logistics policy and procedure to motivate, lead & develop staff to achieve objectives.
Exhibit strong technical & operational experience to ensure transport operations are tightly controlled on a next day and same day service offering.
Assist with the management of Microlise, Paragon and FORS compliance and accreditation within the Region.
Lead Health & Safety standards within transport, ensure compliance with H&S Policy and seek out further performance improvement.
Review all Key Performance Indicators, with regards to miles, drops, postcodes, costs then take prompt and appropriate action to correct any shortfalls in those areas.
Drive year on year improvement to include improving MPG & driving style through detailed use of Microlise, reduction in vehicle damage and improved driver productivity inclusive of scheduled worked and driver performance.
Allocate workload efficiently across the team to obtain the best overall outcome.
Develop & manage relationships with customers and 3rd parties to deliver in line with service level agreements.
Ensures that daily work schedules for the Drivers are appropriately prepared and executed.
Manage transport paperwork in line with site operating procedures and audit requirements.
Ensure that the equipment and PPE necessary for Drivers are available and maintained to the required standards.
Transport Supervisor: The Person
Must have you CPC & Driving licence.
Must have previous management/supervisory skills, commercial awareness and experience working towards KPI’s and within a budget.
Excellent Customer Service skills
A good knowledge and understanding of road transport legislation including Tachographs.
Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team.
PLEASE APPLY ONLINE TODAY and a member of the team will be in touch
Would also suit: Experienced transport administrator, logistics manager, transport coordinator, route planner, transport operator, logistics supervisor, Transport planner, Transport manager, Transport controller, Transport clerk, Transport operator.
Our client believes that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list. Therefore, they will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work in the UK