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Transport Manager

Job description

Transport Manager

This is a full time, permanent position.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the daily Transport operational activity at the depot in Cork
  • Responsible for the line management of the Transport team, Fleet and garage activities
  • Pro-actively manage Health & Safety issues and ensure legal compliance for the Transport Team
  • Manage staffing levels to ensure effective resource management of the Bulk Driver team
  • Mentor, develop and train the team
  • Participate in the hiring process of new employees
  • Hold regular one to one’s and periodic reviews to set goals and develop the team
  • Design, implement & deliver KPIs, produce statistical system data reports and other measurable data to further drive efficiencies
  • On-call responsibility as well as availability for our out of hour incidents

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role which will include experience with the direct management responsibility for a team of drivers, garage facilities, vehicle fleet and associated budgets
  • Mechanical experience with maintaining Diesel Trucks is a strong advantage
  • Transport Management (BSc degree) Level 7 or Transport CPC or alternative level Logistics Qualification
  • Sound knowledge and experience in using IT systems.
  • NEBOSH Certificate is a strong advantage
  • Dangerous goods transport (ADR) experience an advantage
  • Hold (or be working shortly towards) a CPC in Road Transport qualification

Benefits:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Company car
  • Company pension
  • Private medical/dental insurance

 

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