AM Transport Supervisor

Xclusive Recruitment
West Bromwich
From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
27 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
The Company A leading Transport and Distribution Company. The Role Brief and debrief drivers to ensure that all instructions for their allocated runs are understood and actioned. Revise driver log sheets with the drivers, ensuring that defects raised during vehicle checks are completed and all accidents/damage reported daily. Ensure all key vehicle information is kept up to date on the system. Ensure that Trunk Run information folders and debrief sheet are kept fully up to date and communicated to all stakeholders. To organise staffing and prioritise tasks on a daily basis utilising available resources effectively. Ensure that all collections and delivery deadlines are achieved. To promote Health and Safety, maintain safe working practices and take remedial action as appropriate. To work towards a culture of continual improvement in terms of quality and cost. Ensure that all transport activities are completed to the agreed timescales and quality Manage shunters to ensure effective on site trailer management in line with depot requirements. The Applicant The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a Traffic office environment.You will be a good communicator at all levels and have an adaptable attitude and approach to work. The role at time can be pressurised especially in busy peaks so you must be able to work in a methodical effective way, meeting deadlines and demonstrate pro-activity and being hands on. Key attributes:- Attention to detail Self-motivated and able to drive and motivate staff Able to make clear and sound decisions whilst working under pressure Flexible and positive to their approach to operational changes Can do attitude Able to work on own initiative without supervision Forward planner PC literate (Word, Excel, Outlook) You will be engaging, determined, resilient with a strong desire to succeed and possess a positive outlook and someone who thrives under pressure but displays a calm-manner when challenges arise. Hours : 05:00 to 14:30 This job was originally posted as