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Transport Manager

Location

CorkCork

Company

CALOR IRELAND

Date added

12/03/2019

Website

http://www.calorgas.ie

Job Description:

The job holder will oversee the daily operational activity of the distribution depot, being responsible for the line management of the team, transport management and health and safety.

The job holder will oversee the daily operational activity of the distribution depot, being responsible for the line management of the team, transport management and health and safety. Day to day work location may vary as needed due to customer visits, satellite responsibilities (e.g. Whitegate) and engagement with the wider Calor Operations organization (Dublin, Claremorris, Sligo and Belfast).

Main Responsibilities:

Operational responsibilities for the HGV tanker vehicle fleet, drivers and Garage facilities encompassing RSA responsibilities including Driver Hours, Tachograph and Working Time legislation.

Pro-actively manage and take responsibility for Health & Safety issues and ensure legal compliance.

Oversee day-to-day challenges including systems, vehicle maintenance, access to sites, adverse weather and traffic conditions that may require immediate resolution to maintain service integrity.

Manage staffing levels to ensure effective resource management of the Bulk Driver team.

Design, implement & deliver KPIs, produce statistical system data reports and other measurable data to further drive efficiencies.

Manage Depot Telematics systems to design, implement & deliver KPIs, produce statistical system data reports and other measurable data to further drive efficiencies.

Participate in the hiring process of new employees and judge the suitability for contract extension.

Act to avoid personnel and trade union raised conflicts and resolve them when they occur to ensure a productive, co-operative work atmosphere is maintained and promoted.

On-call responsibility to include forming part of a rota for on call activity as well as availability for out of hour incidents.

Visit customer sites to carry out risk assessments where deemed necessary.

Focus on the continuous improvement of Depot operational performance, identifying opportunities for improvement and highlighting avoidable critical situations that could be either customer or operations centric.

Mentor, develop and train the team to improve efficiencies and meet individual, team and company goals.

 

Requirements:

Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role which will include experience with the direct responsibility for a team of drivers, garage facilities, vehicle fleet and associated budgets, preferably in a unionized environment.

Mechanical experience with maintaining Diesel Trucks is a strong advantage.

Transport Management (BSc degree) Level 7 or Transport CPC or alternative level Logistics Qualification.

Sound knowledge and experience in using IT systems.

NEBOSH Certificate is a strong advantage.

Dangerous goods transport (ADR) experience an advantage.

Hold (or be working shortly towards) a CPC in Road Transport qualification

Customer facing logistics experience is an advantage.

Results and customer oriented.

Strong communication, problem solving and negotiation skills.

Sound appreciation of the principles of effective distribution.

Commercially minded with financial acumen.

Strategic thinker.

Term

Permanent / Full-time

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