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Transport Supervisor

  • Job reference: 927474
  • Location: North Lanarkshire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Transport and Logistics, Transport Supervisors
  • Date posted: 09/09/2019

The Company

My client is an award winning national distribution company based in North Lanarkshire. With a strong reputation and experience within the industry. This is a fantastic opportunity to join their team as a Transport Supervisor.

The Role ** Shift Pattern 8AM - 8PM 4on 4off **

The Transport Supervisor will provide leadership and supervision of the day to day running for all stock transfer.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Working closely with customers to ensure the smooth running of the operation
  • Managing and de-briefing drivers.
  • Managing the vehicle maintenance and service schedule for the depot vehicles.
  • Monitoring Health and Safety and compliance.
  • Customer relations and a range of associated administrative duties.
  • Answering all queries, both internal and external via email, phone and face to face.
  • Assisting in production of KPI's and daily statistics.

Essential Skills Required

  • A certificate of professional competence in National/International operations is desirable but not essential.
  • Experience of working in a similar role is vital and you should have a good working knowledge of traffic management systems.
  • Ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Strong geographical knowledge of the UK.
  • Excellent organisational skills and prioritising workload.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Working to deadlines.
  • Solution driven and flexible approach to your work.
  • Able to work as part of a team and on own initiative.
  • MS packages to include, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.