Transport Supervisor

  • Widnes
  • Pertemps Liverpool
Transport SupervisorPay: £13.00 p/hHours: 4 ON 4 OFF #removed# (60 mins unpaid break)Location: Widnes, WA8 0PBContract: Temporary to PermanentStart date: ASAPWe are seeking a dedicated and experienced Transport Supervisor to join our client's dynamic logistics team.The Transport Supervisor will play a key role in overseeing and coordinating the day-to-day operations. This position requires strong leadership skills, excellent organisational abilities, and a deep understanding of logistics and transportation management.Duties will include:Supporting shift manager with various tasks, such as delivery performance and fuel reporting.Working with vendors and shunters to ensure effective fleet management.Proactively identifying and resolving operational challenges, such as delays, breakdowns, or route deviations.Monitoring key performance indicators to assess and improve the performance of the team.Providing guidance, training, and support to enhance the performance and skills.Overseeing and documenting incidents and accidents, as well as providing reports on them.Maintaining effective communication with drivers and dispatchers.Ensuring compliance with transportation regulations, including driver logbooks, vehicle inspections, and safety protocols.Skills and experience required:Proven experience in a supervisory or managerial role within the transportation or logistics industry in the UK.In-depth knowledge of UK transportation regulations, safety standards, and logistics best practices.Strong leadership and team management skills.Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.Proficiency in using transportation management systems and route optimisation software.Problem-solving mindset with the ability to make quick and effective decisions.Detail-oriented with strong organisational skills #J-18808-Ljbffr