Transport Manager

Transport Manager / Fleet Maintenance

Job Description

We are looking for a full time fully qualified CPC Transport Manager to run and maintain our fleet of vehicles.

Overall responsibilities are running and maintaining a total of 11 wagons, spread over 2 Standard National Operator Licenses. They are a mixture wagons from artics pulling low loaders, flat beds and tippers. To rigid concrete mixers and special types. There are also a number of company vehicles which will also require maintaining.

Reporting directly to the Directors of the 2 companies; MD Aggregate Supplies Ltd and M Downes Earthworks Ltd, day to day responsibilities will include;

Transport Management – Office

  • Ensuring all transport documentation and systems are kept up to date, organised and to strict VOSA standards
  • Tacho downloads and infringement report management
  • Training drivers where required on DVSA driving rules, walk round checks etc.
  • Ensuring the wagons are kept clean and in good order by their drivers
  • Driver licence checks and declarations
  • Keeping up to date and booking in vehicle tax, MOT’s, inspections
  • Planning all work with the wagons with the office to fit around work schedules
  • Movement orders

Fleet Maintenance – Yard/Workshop

  • Keeping all wagons road worthy
  • Ordering parts
  • Job card management/completion
  • Assign jobs internally to staff on site
  • Signing off defects
  • Booking work in with external companies

Skills required

  • Strong management skills
  • Able to manage your own time effectively prioritising your workload
  • Highly organised, motivated and able to work on own initiative
  • Must have a optimistic ‘can do’ attitude
  • Must be computer literate
  • HGV licence not essential but advantageous

Salary negotiable.

Hours will be Monday-Friday, 7am-5:30pm. Some Saturdays maybe required on the odd occasion.

Job Type: Full-time



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