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Transport Shift Manager

Thatcham, Berkshire
£30,000 to £35,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Bennett and Game are proud to be working with a global leader in Supply-chain & Logistics. Our client have multiple sites across the UK and are looking to expand and develop their team in their Thatcham depot. This is a highly exciting and flexible opportunity to develop and expand your career working for an internationally recognised Logistics firm. Transport Shift Manager Position Overview As a Transport Team Leader you will be running an operational section of the business, overseeing the vast activity to ensure the client are meeting our customers' needs and pushing to exceed them at all times. The position of Transport Team Manager is a very hands-on role, which will require you to be readily available and get involved - it will help you to very quickly identify where things can be improved and developed so that we drive our business forward. Transport Shift Manager Position Requirements Having a clear operational plan - always bearing in mind the bigger picture and the end customer whose standards and expectations we need to meet. Understanding the wider business objectives and in line with this, looking for ways in which to reduce cost, improve service etc. Fleet management, maintenance and associated administration. Investigating any service or operational failures to ensure they are understood and prevented in future. Leading the way in terms of best practise regarding safety and ensuring your team understand the importance of being safe in the workplace at all times. Quickly and efficiently record and report any safety incidents that may arise. Ensuring that all members of the operational team have clear goals and objectives. Alongside site HR, addressing issues such as disciplinaries, grievances, absences, etc. Communicating at all times - holding regular organised meetings, as well as ad hoc catch ups, with your teams to help them understand their key priorities. Assisting in the recruitment of new team members in line with the company values and behaviours.Transport Shift Manager Position Remuneration Salary DOE £30-35k Discretionary bonus on top of salary Competitive pension Six week rota and every 4 in 7 weekends. Hours between 6am - 6pm 25 days holiday + banks Rotating shift pattern 07:00 - 22:00 (can be discussed further) Immediate start available Work for one the world's leading logistics firmsBennett and Game Recruitment are a multi-disciplined technical recruitment agency based in Chichester, West Sussex operating across the UK with specialist teams covering a range of industries. We are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy, and in accordance with GDPR by applying you are granting us consent to process your data, and contact you in relation to this application and the services we offer
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  • Job Reference: 707254782-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Bennett and Game Recruitment Ltd
    Bennett and Game Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Thatcham, Berkshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus
  • Job Type: Permanent