Transport Shift Supervisor

Michael Page Logistics
£30000 per annum + Benefits
08 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Fantastic opportunity for a Transport Supervisor to join a growing business as part of a developing management team. Client Details My client is a container solutions provider Description To coordinate depot activity for the Transport operations at the facility ensuring an efficient, cost effective operation that meets the standards of the group HSSE policies, Transport Compliance, Operational Procedures, the requirements of our customers, proactively supports the financial targets of the business and leads / engages with employees to produce outstanding results. Profile Set high standards and lead by example to ensure the smooth running of the day and night operation Ensure the team effectively utilises vehicles in order to meet the depots financial budgetary requirements Oversee depot activity to ensure SOPs and agreed procedures are followed. Ensure on time vehicle and trailer maintenance programmes are adhered to Control of the Transport yard and traffic flow into the container yard Depot Security Lead and maintain cross functional collaborative team working across the night and day / haulage and yard operations Achieving and improving the financial performance, reporting and KPI's Ensure drivers are engaged and adhering to their responsibilities as detailed in the employee handbook and driver's handbook Communicating effectively with day and night staff the Company's business strategy, including specific targets, aims and objectives including close monitoring and motivating employees to achieve Continually monitor and ensure satisfactory service levels from haulage and customer service standards. Striving for continuous improvements in all areas of the business and encouraging employees to do the same Measuring all functional areas financial achievements; communicating areas for improvement and acknowledging good performance Ensuring the effective and efficient use of all equipment and employees, adhering to health & Safety procedures, employment law standard and company policy at all times Facilitate close working relationships between depot departments and other depots, increasing work throughput wherever possible to support the overall group Manage holidays, absence and sickness levels in accordance with demand and the company procedure Job Offer A salary of £30,000 Benefits This job was originally posted as