Transport Shift Manager

£30,000 - £35,000

Location: Dagenham

Job reference: 441814

Job Summary

Our client is a one of the UKs leading food service companies, responsible for a several distribution sites throughout the UK. They are committed to providing caterers throughout the UK with the highest quality products as well as a seamless delivery experience. Their experienced teams operate out of 4 sites UK wide, with the site in Essex boasting a fleet of 39 vehicles. They pride themselves on their food, their service and their people.

Role Responsibilities

  • Ensure the accurate despatch of all delivery vehicles
  • Running a fantastic distribution site
  • Leading and developing a team
  • Motivating your team, driving passion for an exceptional customer service
  • Instil a companywide culture of efficiency and quality
  • Ensure excellent Food Hygiene and Health & Safety standards at all times
  • React to route changes and problems with confidence and authority
  • Responsible for an average of 31 routes per day

The Ideal Candidate

  • An experienced transport shift manager preferably from a food or parcel delivery background
  • Able to demonstrate a genuine passion for delivering great service
  • A real self-starter with tonnes of enthusiasm and a sense of individuality
  • A supportive leader who has a passion for managing and developing their team of drivers
  • A genuine passion for food and customer focused service
  • Comfortable in upholding Health and Safety, Compliance and Cost standards
  • CPC Qualified - desirable
  • Solutions driven with the ability to think and work under pressure with time constraints

The Rewards

  • Salary up to £35,000
  • 28 days holiday inc. bank holidays
  • Great training and development opportunities
  • 7am - 5pm any 5 from 7 days 0333 023 0045


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