• Full Time
  • Chippenham
  • 33,000 - £37,000 USD / Year
  • Sector: Logistics
  • £33,000 - £37,000

Are you seeking a brilliant opportunity within a business as a Transport Supervisor working for a logistics company, within a growing depot?

Interested? Then please get in touch!

The Company:

An exciting and ever-growing business has recently opened a transport arm to their business in Chippenham. The company who works within the transport and logistics industry.

The Opportunity:

Our client is looking for an experienced Transport Supervisor to join them to help with the growth of their new transport team, there is a vast amount of progression available for the right candidate.

Some Key Responsibilities

  • Sourcing appropriate shipments from the customer database to effectively utilise vehicles around contracted customer movements.
  • Planning and routing the vehicles to maximise utilisation and revenue, minimising empty mileage and drivers’ hours.
  • Managing the maintenance, driver hours, and legal operation of a road fleet.
  • Interfacing with the site’s customers and dealing with sub-contract partners.
  • Liaising with local maintenance suppliers regarding PMIs, MOT, etc.
  • Reporting problems and dealing with any issues and queries that may arise.
  • Administer disciplinary action when drivers are in breach of the driver’s handbook or Code of Conduct.
  • Managing driver and transport office staff hours to ensure there is sufficient staff cover for all transport functions.

Shift Pattern:

Monday to Friday


£33,000- £37,000 per year depending on experience.

Key Requirements:

  • CPC National & International Desired but not essential
  • PC Literate in Word, Excel
  • 5 years industry experience
  • Transport planning experience
  • Managerial role experience
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills
  • The knowledge and initiative to solve basic problems and make routine decisions
  • Strong organisational and prioritisation skills
  • Unfortunately, we cannot take anyone with a DR10 on their licence

The Application Processes:

Please call our office on 0117 325 8687 apply to this advert in the first instance by sending a CV across and we will contact you within 1 working day of your application has been successful.

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