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Transport Manager

Knottingley, Yorkshire
£40,000 to £45,000
Job Type
12 Sep 2022
Bennett and Game are currently working with a leading Agricultural, Waste & Recycling Company actively seeking a skilled and hands on Transport Manager to join their West Yorkshire location. Our client offer full services in Recycling, Waste Brokering, Land Restoration, Agricultural Services and general Waste Management Solutions. Our client are a modern forwarding thinking business with excellent growth and expansion plans in place. This is an exciting time to join a forever expanding business and to be part of the overall company growth and development leading the Transport aspect of the business. Transport Manager Position Overview Within this role you will manage full Transport Operations from compliance, H&S, fleet and maintenance, planning and operational duties. You will oversee the current small fleet of HGV class 1 & 2 vehicles and work with senior management to grow and expand the fleet overtime so previous experience dealing with dealerships and 3rd party firms is advantageous. You will manage the day to day running of the transport operation. In quiet periods or shortness of staff you would be expected to assist in driving the HGV's and jumping in when needed (this will be very rare) but leading from the front is something our client are actively seeking. Transport Manager Position Requirements Transport Managers CPC - Essential HGV licence - Essential Willingness to be hands on and lead by example Previous experience in agricultural, construction or waste industries - Highly Desirable Previous experience managing compliance (fleet & driver) Previous experience managing sub-contractors / 3rd party hauliers Strong H&S & Risk management experienceTransport Manager Position Remuneration £40 - 45k DOE 25 days + bank holidays 8:30 - 5:00 (Monday - Friday) Pool vehicle available to use Bupa health care after a years' service Company pension scheme availableBennett and Game Recruitment are a multi-disciplined technical recruitment agency based in Chichester, West Sussex operating across the UK with specialist teams covering a range of industries. We are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy, and in accordance with GDPR by applying you are granting us consent to process your data, and contact you in relation to this application and the services we offer
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  • Job Reference: 710450444-2
  • Date Posted: 12 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Bennett and Game Recruitment Ltd
    Bennett and Game Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Knottingley, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent