Transport Manager

Kingston-Upon-Thames, Permanent, £40-50k
Reference: AJ0705

Our client
A leading company in the Waste Management, Recycling and Environmental Sector.

Main Responsibilities
• To be responsible for a fleet of skip loaders
• Plan routes for collections
• Give work instructions and monitor the performance of 12 drivers and 4 office staff, i.e. briefing/debriefing during course of working day
• Ensure safe vehicle operations, MOT’s, servicing, LOLER testing, wheel security, monitor vehicle gross weights etc.
• Ensure fleet compliance with transport and environmental legislation
• Contribute toward on-going cost control, actively seeking to improve efficiency and reduce operating costs
• Ensure that all aspects of Health & Safety are adhered to, including H&S induction and training, operating procedures, near miss reporting and emergency procedures
• Ensure team complete all tachograph records and feedback on any infringements.
• You will have a good knowledge of legislation

Essential Experience
• Transport Manager experience.
• Experience in waste management or skip hire
• Excellent planning skills
• Extremely committed and have stability in previous roles
• Experience of running vehicle and driver compliance.
• Excellent IT skills and a good working knowledge of MS Office, ideally working with formulas on Excel.
• Good communication and organisation skills.
• Good MS Office skills and ideally exposure to PC based route planning packages
Desirable
• Health and Safety ideally IOSH Managing / Supervising Safely or NEBOSH
CPC / Certificate of Professional Competence Qualified National or International or European Road Haulage

PLEASE NOTE
Candidates without the mentioned experience will not be considered for this position. Please read the specification carefully to avoid disappointment.
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