Transport Manager

Preston, Lancashire

£40,000 to £50,000 depending on experience.

Full Time

Applications: 67

Transport Manager in the Civils and Utilities Industry – Preston, Lancashire.


We are recruiting for a Transport Manager for a Civils and Utilities Company based in Preston, Lancashire.

The successful Transport Depot Manager will be responsible for:
• The safe operation of all Transport activities in ensuring compliance with VOSA, Health and Safety legislation and Safe Systems of Work.
• Managing a fleet of 10+ HGV’s, 20+ LGV’s, and a total driving team of approximately 30+.
• Ensuring legal compliance to the Traffic Commissioners Operating Licenses.
• Ensure sites conform and work with the Vehicle Operator Licensing Agency inspections.
• Ensuring that the delivered service to the relevant transit points is provided and targets are achieved.
• Ensure regular and effective communication methods / mechanisms are developed.

The successful Transport Depot Manager will have the following Skills & Experiences:

• Previous experience in Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain.
• CPC National and / or International qualified.
• Managing 30+ people / drivers previously.
• Experience working within a Civils / FMCG / Freight / Plant environment is essential.
• Demonstrate knowledge of multi-site Transport operations, UK Road and Vehicle legislation and Working Best practices.
• Exposure to operating within a commercial environment sufficient to develop effective customer service and commercial understanding.
• Strategic Management Awareness.
• Demonstrate working knowledge of Health and Safety and associated regulations.
• Be commutable nationwide.

Job Offer

This role offers:
• Salary - £40,000 to £50,000 depending on experience.
• Car and/or Fuel Allowance.
• Holiday Allowance.
• Company Pension Scheme.
• Additional company benefits.

Salary Information

£40,000 to £50,000 depending on experience.

Additional Information


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ID: RHL-1480
Category: Logistics > Transportation Manager
Location: Preston, Lancashire
Job Type: Full Time
Salary Paid: Per Annum
Consultant: Recruitment Manager
Added On: 12-05-2020
Closing Date: