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Transport Operations Manager required. Our client is a leading transport and logistics firm. Due to the ongoing success and growth of the organisation our client requires an experienced Transport Operations Manager to join a dynamic and growing team in Kegworth, Derby.
As the Transport Manager you will be responsible to oversee the day to day operations of delivery / exchange and collection operations. You will also plan and control the operations team as well as allocate vehicles efficiently.
Transport Operations Manager Position Overview
Plan and control the team operations ensuring the cooperation of all required activates.
Allocate and control vehicles to meet the operational requirements
Ensure the incoming workload is coordinated via the internal management system
Ensure drivers maintain all standards set by the company and adhere to all road regulations.
Will be required to travel to other depots in Yorkshire. Lancashire and Somerset
Dispatch drivers to delivery / collection / exchanges of skips and bins
Assign routes and service tickets to appropriate drivers throughout the day
Monitor driver activity to maximise driver time and productivity
Liaise with operations manager on waste streams entering the yard
Ensure the continuous training and development of operations staff and drivers.
Transport Operations Manager Position Requirements
Previous Transport Manager experience
International CPC in road haulage
Mandata TMS experience preferred
A proven track record of managing a logistics operation successfully
Ability to influence a team of drivers
Commercially focused and results driven
Knowledge of road transport and relevant environmental legislation
Full UK Driving Licence
Transport Operations Manager Position Remuneration
Salary £35,000 £45,000 (Dependant on experience)
Other company benefits to be discussed at interview stage
We, Bennett and Game Recruitment, a technical recruitment agency based in Chichester are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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