Transport Manager (Bulk Haulage)

Transport Manager (Bulk Haulage)



Monday - Friday 07.00 - 17.30 - Every other Saturday 07.00 - 13.00

(Some early starts and late finishes will be required)

Our client is a leading supplier for Waste Management, Skip Hire, Ready Mix Concrete, Metal Recycling and Demolition within the South of England. Now looking for an experienced Bulk Haulage manager to join their professional team, this opportunity suits someone who has worked within this field previously and is looking to join an expanding and leading company.

Role Responsibilities:
As the Bulk Haulage Manager, your responsibilities will include but not be limited too;

  • To be responsible for daily planning of the Fleet in line with customer demand
  • To ensure effective route planning for all vehicles in order to maximise the utilisation of the vehicles and to minimise pointless wear and tear - regular route checks and reviewed
  • To manage all driver de-briefs
  • To monitor and measure daily performance
  • To assist with both Skip and Tipper departments when required
  • To be the focal point for the Bulker Fleet - both customers and drivers
  • To generate new and retain existing business

Skills & Requirements
The ideal candidate must have:

  • Previous experience within a similar role
  • Strong knowledge of Road Haulage, Health and Safety and Environmental Legislations
  • Knowledge of vehicle operations and maintenance - including scheduling
  • Material management and report writing experience
  • A Valid Driving li cense
  • Wate Management background, Transport Manager CPC and IOSH are desirable

Salary & Benefits
On offer for this role is the following:

  • Competitive Salary and Benefits

If you are interested in this position or would like an informal chat to learn more, please call Ellie on 02393 910 473 or email an up to date CV eguest@astutetechnical.co.uk

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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