Transport Supervisor

£13 Per Hour

Full Time


Widnes, Cheshire

Driving And Transport

Posted 27 days ago

Expires In 1 Day

Job Description

Transport Supervisor

Pay: £13.00 p/h
Hours: 4 ON 4 OFF 19.00-07.00 (60 mins unpaid break)
Location: Widnes, WA8 0PB
Contract: Temporary to Permanent
Start date: ASAP

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Transport Supervisor to join our client's dynamic logistics team.

The Transport Supervisor will play a key role in overseeing and coordinating the day-to-day operations. This position requires strong leadership skills, excellent organisational abilities, and a deep understanding of logistics and transportation management.

Duties will include:
  • Supporting shift manager with various tasks, such as delivery performance and fuel reporting.
  • Working with vendors and shunters to ensure effective fleet management.
  • Proactively identifying and resolving operational challenges, such as delays, breakdowns, or route deviations.
  • Monitoring key performance indicators to assess and improve the performance of the team.
  • Providing guidance, training, and support to enhance the performance and skills.
  • Overseeing and documenting incidents and accidents, as well as providing reports on them.
  • Maintaining effective communication with drivers and dispatchers.
  • Ensuring compliance with transportation regulations, including driver logbooks, vehicle inspections, and safety protocols.

Skills and experience required:
  • Proven experience in a supervisory or managerial role within the transportation or logistics industry in the UK.
  • In-depth knowledge of UK transportation regulations, safety standards, and logistics best practices.
  • Strong leadership and team management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Proficiency in using transportation management systems and route optimisation software.
  • Problem-solving mindset with the ability to make quick and effective decisions.
  • Detail-oriented with strong organisational skills.

Santa Fedorasko

01512 853834

Division 820

Pertemps Liverpool

Unit 3

Connect Business Village

24 Derby Road


United Kingdom

L5 9PR

0151 305 2539

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