Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics Logistics
Contact Name: Ian Everett

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Depot Manager (Transport)

Job Description

A great opportunity has arisen for a very high calibre, Depot Manager, with a strong transport bias, to join a growing warehousing and distribution business in the Stevenage area on a full-time permanent basis.

Reporting directly into the Director of Transport, this opening requires an aspiring and ambitious individual who is looking to further develop their career within the transport sector. This is a challenging role and would suit an individual that not only has in-depth experience within a 3PL/general haulage environment, but who can also implement processes to make the operation as sleek as it can be.

The successful candidate must hold managers CPC and have up to date knowledge of regulations as you will be responsible for ensuring the legal compliance of the Core Fleet Transport operation at all times, as well as ensuring the fleet is maintained and serviced in accordance with DVSA and company policies within budget, for which strong commercial acumen is essential. Pallet Network operations experience is desirable. In addition, your man-management style will be on of encouragement, development and leadership in bringing the team together to work as a goal focused, cohesive unit.

You will come with fresh ideas on how a Transport Operation should effectively run and be a keen advocate of continuous improvement as well as being a concise and dedicated leader. Naturally, Health and Safety will play a key part your role and you will be responsible for managing compliance including processes and procedures and promoting Health and Safety, as a priority within the operation.

You will be inquisitive, pro-active, use your initiative and have a strength of character to work in a fast paced, often pressured environment.

For immediate consideration send your CV without delay!


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

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