Transport Manager

  • Location:

    Widnes, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Logistics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Adam Roberts

  • Contact email:

    adam.roberts@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/545654

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-04

  • Start date:

    05/12/2019 09:50:24

Transport Manager

Widnes

£30,000 - £32,000

Monday - Friday

8am - 6pm

I am currently working with a well established transport operation that has been growing since 1970. This is a family run operation with 20+ tankers transporting chemicals around the UK.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Transport Manager to join a flexible business and help the operation continue its growth.

Responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for the compliance of 20+ bulk tankers including MOT's
  • Overseen 2 transport planners
  • Responsible for 21 drivers and compliance around hours, breaks, holidays and correct paper work
  • Completing investigations around defects
  • Working closely with the garage manager to ensure vehicles are complaint
  • Ensuring O licence legislation requirements are complete and valid
  • Responsible for site Health and Safety
  • Meeting with customers on site and off site
  • Managing the day to day costs of the operation
  • Ensuing training matrix's are up to date
  • Completing staff appraisals and disciplinary's
  • Quality checking planning routes
  • Dealing with auditors and developing company practices

Requirements

  • CPC Qualified
  • Chemical and Bulk Tanker experience is essential
  • Transport Manager experience is essential

Benefits

  • Private Medical
  • Pension Scheme
  • Free Parking
  • Discounted Gym Membership

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