Transport Operations Manager - West Yorkshire

Logistics Job Shop Ltd
£42000 per annum
01 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client who deals with warehousing, transportation and palletised goods is now seeking an experienced Transport Operations Manager for their site based in West Yorkshire. Salary up to £42,000 plus Bonus Job role: As the Transport Manager you will be responsible for the distribution operation ensuring that vehicles and drivers are dispatched on time and accurate to order. Make sure the operation maintains and achieve the set service levels and KPI's. Utilise the company's fleet to its full potential. Responsible for ensuring that all compliance of all transport policies and procedures are followed. Responsible for any training, probation's, appraisals and disciplinary action required. Responsible for the overall fleet maintenance, including repairs and scheduled maintenance. As well as Transport operational duties, the Transport Operations Manager will be responsible for an excellent level of customer service maintained through thorough communication with high profile customers. Maximise all resources to deliver the most cost effective solution and ensuring your targets are met. Recruitment process for drivers/staff. Health & safety and hygiene standards and follow all company procedures. Experience / Knowledge: Proven people management/leadership skills and experience CPC (National) essential Knowledge and experience of a large scale transport operations IT literate, including Word, Excel and Email. Proactive, flexible approach to dealing with different issues on a daily basis and solving problems. Being able to communicate well at all levels. Positive attitude and a team player. Ability to work well under pressure and achieving tight deadlines. This job was originally posted as