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Transport Supervisor

Kingston, Yorkshire
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
Transport Supervisor

Office based role

Location: Hull

Salary: up to £35k

Grafton Recruitment are working on behalf of one of UK's leading, dedicated manufacturing companies who are looking for an experienced Transport Supervisor to join their busy and expanding team.

The role:

Ensure that loads are stacked safely and ready for dispatch to minimise transport delays and customers specific requirements are adhered to
Coordinate with production on loads being ready to dispatch and flag to production and sales teams any anomalies
Ensure all chassis have the correct identification
Coordinate drivers and sub-contractors as necessary
Work with production and planning teams on amendments to transport schedule
Liaise with customer goods in departments via telephone and email
Feedback any customer requirements to the sales team
Coordinate any additional delivery/collections
Ensure high standards of housekeeping are met within areas of responsibility
Maintain stock of straps and supports
Ensure FLT fuel tank is regularly dipped and arrange with purchasing to be refilled.
Organisation of fleet maintenance including coordinating with outside companies, ensuring daily driver inspections are being undertaken and recorded, dealing with maintenance reports.
Transport Dispensations including, conducting online applications, storage of dispensations, distribution of dispensations to drivers.
Management of staff
Management of the fleet transport system

You will need:

Transport Managers Certificate of Professional Competence - or working towards
Highly motivated with a pro-active approach to their work and driven by personal and team goals
The ability to lead, manage and motivate a team
Conscientious and reliable
Good communication skills
The ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure
Effectively prioritise work load in order to meet set deadlines
Be professional, approachable and helpful to ensure smooth running of the general operation

If you meet the above criteria, please apply directly by clicking the link or contact Naomi Coates on (phone number removed) / (url removed)

Part of Gi Group, Grafton Recruitment have a network of 7 local branches across the UK, operating in Europe in 5 countries with 35 offices, employing over 500 employees. Grafton place over 30,000 candidates each year, and is dedicated to the search, support and placement of candidates across a wide range of professional job roles
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  • Job Reference: 662715182-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Grafton Recruitment
    Grafton Recruitment
  • Location: Kingston, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £35,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent