A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Transport Shift Manager to support the night shift operation at the clients distribution centre in Hatfield. You will join a leading food wholesaler on a full time, permanent basis.
Reporting directly into the Distribution Manager, the role would suit a highly competent, CPC qualified transport professional who possesses effective man-management skills as you will be managing a team of around 60 drivers on nights. Your remit will cover responsibility for full legal compliance (to protect the company Operator Licence) and will include monitoring tachograph information and ensuring the team is working within the parameters of the WTD. It is important that you have a demonstrable background of achieving operational KPI's to tight deadlines, and a focus on continuous improvement to drive improvements by engaging the team and promoting a positive culture.
A good understanding of multi-temperature warehouse/transport procedures and compliance will be a definite advantage, as will high levels of initiative, focus, commitment and flexibility. It is important that you can work under pressure, display good analytical skills and can effectively plan labour and resources to ensure the operation is running as efficiently as possible.
You will be a confident and positive communicator, enjoy the buzz of a demanding transport environment and be ready to take on new challenges to make your mark within this well known, established and highly successful organisation.
To make that next positive career step, send your CV without delay!
Salary is c£34K plus an excellent benefits package, working nights, 5 over 6 (no Saturdays)
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.
Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.
This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.