Transport Shift Manager

This vacancy was published on: Tue, January 02, 2018

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Details for job reference: 13883282/001
Contact NameJonathan Howell
Job Reference13883282/001
Job TypePermanent
Start DateASAP
IndustryLogistics Distribution and Supply Chain
Salary Range32000 - 35000 GBP
Salary£32000 - £35000 per annum

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Job Description.

This Transport Shift Manager plays a key part in the structure of this leading FMCG business.

Client Details

This role is with a major FMCG business who operate on a large scale in Peterborough. They are looking for an experienced Transport Shift Manager to play a key part in the operation.


Responsibilities of Transport Shift Manager:

* Manage a team of 30+ Drivers / Shunters / Clerks
* Act as duty manager for the shift
* Coordinate vehicle maintenance
* Liaise with Warehouse teams
* Manage resources across drivers, vehicles, contractors and resolving any shortcomings
* Develop and up skill the team
* Manage HR processes
* Complete any vehicle / driver investigations
* Ensure optimisation of the fleet
* Complete yard and fleet checks
* Act as health & Safety leader


The ideal candidate for Transport Shift Manager role will have:

* A logistics distribution and supply chain background
* Experience managing a fleet of vehicles (Up to 44t)
* Ability to demonstrate exceptional leadership qualities
* An understanding of HR processes
* An innovative mindset to continuously improve
* CPC (Desired, opportunity to be site holder)
* NEBOSH / IOSH (preferable)
* Ability to commute to Peterborough on a daily basis

Hours: Any 5 from 7 (50% weekend work) - 07:00 - 15:00 & 15:00 - 23:00

Job Offer

As Transport Shift Manager you will receive:

* Salary of £32,000 - £35,000
* Site CPC holder will receive additional premium of up to £2,000

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