Transport Supervisor

Posted 4 April by Page Personnel Logistics Easy Apply

The Transport Supervisor will support the Transport Manager in the day to day running of the site. Working in a site which services blue-chip customers, you'll be working closely with the driver teams to ensure a timely dispatch, conduct effective driver debriefs and organising driver resource.

Applicants must live within a commutable distance to Ellesmere Port.

Client Details

A well established Logistics operation with a number of sites across the UK.

Description

The role of the Transport Supervisor:

  • Brief drivers to ensure that all instructions for their allocated runs communicated
  • Liaise with external customers and internal colleagues regarding collections and deliveries on the current service level and what's planned
  • Use source data to compile management reports
  • Revise driver log sheets with the drivers, ensuring vehicle checks are completed and all accidents/damage reported daily
  • Undertake the completion of relevant tasks such as downloading of information from digital tachographs, monitoring & managing information from the vehicle telematics system

Profile

The Successful Applicant:

  • Experience of working in a Transport Logistics environment as either Transport Supervisor / Administrator / Planner
  • PC literate with Transport Management Systems
  • Experience in managing teams of people
  • Experience in route planning would be beneficial although this role requires no route planning experience
  • Be an effective communicator
  • Problem solving and planning effective contingencies and solution

Job Offer

Salary: £24,000

Hours: Monday - Friday (09:00 - 17:30)

Reference: 34827170

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