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Fleet Supervisor

Rainham, Permanent, £30-35K + Benefits
Reference: AJ0815

The Client

A leading regional Waste Management and Recycling company operating across the South East.

Purpose and Responsibilities

This is an excellent opportunity to join one of London’s leading recycling companies who is sustainability focused company and actively invests in their staff. Our client is looking to recruiter a Sleet Supervisor to be based at their Rainham Depot directly reporting to the Transport Manager. You would line manage all specialist truck and cage drivers and ensure that the staff you manage are not only fulfilling their duties but exceeding them. Your focus will be on managing drivers and vehicles, ensuring compliance with defect reporting and walk around’s.

You will work a 45-hour week, typically working 4am to 2pm (with one-hour unpaid break). Flexibility will be required to cover the occasional night and weekend shift

Specific Responsibilities

• Line Manager to 25 Drivers.
• Ensure all drivers are completing daily walk around checks correctly and reporting defects immediately. Arrange for rectification of defects.
• Manage vehicle maintenance contractors.
• Review tachograph data and discipline drivers in line with company policy.
• Carry out on-site repairs of minor vehicle defects by keeping a stock of spare parts (bulbs, etc) and tools and by providing appropriate training to drivers.

You’ll also have:
• Have experience of managing a team of 15+ staff
• Strong people management skills, leading by example, engaging with colleagues at all levels
• Ability to remain calm and upbeat under pressure.
• Confidence to be assertive with drivers when required.
• Organised and good attention to detail

Required experience:

Fleet/Transport Supervisory Experience: 3 years – Essential
Waste Management/Recycling Industry Experience: 2 Year - advantageous

Required licence or certification:

C Class Drivers License with full drivers CPC and Digital Tacho Card
CPC National Certificate holder (Sponsorship for qualification available to candidates with National CPC)
A full, clean UK Driving Licence


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

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