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Transport Manager

West Berkshire , Permanent, 25K - 35K Dependant on Experience
Reference: AJ0687

The Client
A locally owned and operated business in the Waste Management and Recycling Sector.

Purpose and Responsibilities

Our Client is looking for an experienced Transport Manager to join their close knit team based in West Berkshire. As Transport Manager you will ensure a safe, efficient and cost effective collection operation that meets customer requirements. You will also manage drivers and the vehicle collection fleet to ensure there are adequate resources in place to complete day to day collections, whilst ensuring operations are compliant with all necessary transport, working time and environmental legislation.

Duties may also include the following:
• Managing transport service delivery operation to ensure successful delivery of customer orders
• To control all transport related costs.
• To ensure that the transport operation is legally compliant
• To deliver excellent service for our customers; to lead and motivate a team of supervisors and drivers.
• Managing transport operation to be legally compliant
• Ensure effective communication with internal departments resolving all operational issues.
• Manage and motivate team of supervisors and drivers to deliver company’s service, cost and compliance objectives.
• Manage vehicle routing processes at minimum cost to successfully deliver customer requirements.

Essential Experiences
• CPC is essential
• Transport Manager from a Waste Management, Recycling, Aggregates or Skip hire/Plant hire background
• Good knowledge Waste Management and Recycling Industry
• Good Knowledge of the geographical area.
• Good knowledge of road transport legislation.
• Good routing, logistics, administrative skills from within the transport industry.
• Management experience from within a transport or logistics environment.

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