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Transport Manager - Wigan

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Job Title: Transport Manager Location: Wigan, Greater Manchester Salary: Negotiable based on experience

Our client is looking for an experience Transport Manager to join a leading waste management company based in Wigan. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the company’s fleet of vehicles, ensuring that they are operating effectively, safely and in compliance with all relevant regulations.

Key responsibilities: · Managing the fleet and workshop. · Working with suppliers and customers. · Making sure the operation meets its targets; ensuring costs are kept to a minimum. · Health & Safety · Putting together performance reports (monthly review) for the directors · Staff inductions · Making sure vehicle maintenance, MOTs and road fund licences are up to date. · Checking of driving licences and driver qualifications are up to date. · You would also make sure that all operations are carried out in line with UK and EU laws and regulations and any dealing with VOSA. · Monitor Tracking system. · Monitor and manage defects on our R2C maintenance software. · Additions and deletions to fleet insurance · All relevant transport administration

Requirements: · Strong organisational skills for planning. · The ability to think logically. · The ability to work flexibly and to make decisions quickly. · Excellent communication skills and the ability to deal with people at all levels. · Excellent computer skills especially with Excel, Outlook, and Word. · Good leadership and motivational skills. · A good understanding of transport regulations. · Good geographical knowledge. · Good knowledge of the waste industry essentials, understanding EWC codes and DOC’s · Knowledge of tracking systems and fleet maintenance software

Qualifications needed as a minimum for this role: · Certificate of Professional Competence National. · A minimum of two years’ experience as a transport manager or fleet manager. · A NEBOSH or IBOSH certificate

If you are an experienced Transport Manager with a strong background in waste management, and you are looking for a new challenge with a leading company in Wigan, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV or email Danny.Bentley (@)

Job Type: Full-time Benefits:

  • Company pension


  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: One location

Reference ID: Transport Manager

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