Transport Team Leader

Job Title: Transport Team Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £30000 per annum
REF: J577
Contact Name: John Boggis
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

An exciting opportunity exists for a Transport Team Leader within a leading supplier of construction products based in St.Ives.

Basic Salary of up to £30,000 per annum
Company Pension
Genuine opportunities for career progression
33 days holiday inc. Bank holidays

The main purpose of this role will be to manage the site transport and delivery functions, ensuring company policy is adhered to and driving best practise and efficiency in vehicle utilisation.
Whilst there will be close daily interaction with the site Management, the position will report to the Site Logistics Manager.


*Management of day-to-day operations to ensure full resource (vehicles/drivers) is sufficiently available to fulfil required productivity levels.
*Support the Logistics Manager in the Management of 4 x Logistics Administrators and 34-38 drivers
*Attend relevant Daily, Weekly and Monthly meetings.
*Ensure all relevant reports, monitors and safety checks are up to date and required as standard.
*Robust incident investigation to ensure root cause is established.
*Ability to make decisions based on customer requirements
*Monitor/Control Transport costs

*Previous Logistics/Transport experience including tachograph laws
*A determined, positive and enthusiastic attitude
*Excellent communication skills
*A hands on approach with good man management skills
*A CPC would be desirable but not essential
*Good knowledge of Health at Safety at Work regulations

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us and ask for John.
If you have not been contacted by telephone or email within 7 days of your application, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Unless you notify us otherwise, we will retain your CV and covering letter on our database and may contact you with other job opportunities in the future.

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