Transport Supervisor

  • Location:

    Knowsley, Merseyside

  • Sector:


  • Job type:

    Immediate Start

  • Salary:

    Up to £28000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lindsey Thompson

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    01/04/2020 12:16:01

Transport Supervisor, Huyton, Merseyside Salary is £28,000

This role requires complete flexibility to ensure the customer products are at the production line on time

Week 1 Mon-Fri 5/6am start until 2pm

Week 2 Mon-Thu 2pm - 10pm

May be requirement for overtime at the operation directors discretion and request only (paid) which may include weekends, bank holidays, extra hours in the week (this is usually a customer requirement and 48 hours notice is given where possible)

The operation is similar;

  • Based on site at a Customer in Huyton
  • Need a Class 1 Licence - able to jump in if there is a driver no show or there is a requirement to take a load over to ensure the operation continues running
  • 2 shift pattern, day shift is 5 days aa week and late shift is 4 days a week Mon - Thu
  • The hours on the late shift are slightly longer and thus match the same hours for 5 early shifts
  • Managing between 3 and 4 trucks with 6 and 8 drivers
  • Movements are JIT / JIS from the Customer into JLR
  • Ensure full compliance as per process set out by the Customer, ensure buffer is always covered, speak to drivers on a regular basis checking the whereabouts and status of each and every load
  • Manage drivers hours, breaks etc. to ensure the operation is never impacted and minimise any disruptions
  • Liaise with the Customers shift Manager constantly to manage the day to day operation and relay any issues that may occur including recovery plans
  • Must be PC literate, word, excel basic knowledge to manage KPI reporting

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