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Joe Thompson

Recruitment Consultant

01625 527 207

joseph@mitchellmaguire.co.uk

Transport Manager – Timber Products

Job Title: Transport Manager – Timber Products

Job reference Number: 711456-7844-24183

Industry Sector: Softwoods, Sheet Material, Hardwoods, Joinery products, MDF, OSB, Panel Products, Cladding, Mouldings, Decorative Surfaces, Decking, Engineered Roof, Façade Systems, Site Hoardings Stock, Transport Manager, CPC, Transport CPC, Distribution, Supply, Supplier

Location: Rainham

Remuneration: £40,000 – £45,000 + bonus

Benefits: Pension & 22 days annual leave

The role of the Transport Manager – Timber Products will involve:

  • Transport Manager position overseeing all logistics and warehouse operations for the supply of a range of timber products
  • Oversee the transport and timely delivery of all products leaving the Rainham Depot
  • Ensure that all loads are collated for delivery (6 lorries)
  • Plan all delivery schedules to best utilise the fleet and drivers
  • Liaise daily with the sales team to ensure that load potential is maximised
  • Responsible for all paper work / Driver and Loading Manifests are completed correctly
  • Ensuring vehicles are serviced and M.O.T’s are completed before required dates
  • Reporting damages to Operations Managers
  • Ensuring that H&S policies are adhered to at all times

The ideal applicant will be an Transport Manager – Timber Products with:

  • Must have Transport Management experience within a timber or merchant or related background
  • Transport Manager CPC qualification
  • Load planning experience
  • Ideally will have experience dealing with lorry mounted cranes
  • Experience supervising health & safety on site (IOSH qualified)
  • Strong leadership and people management skills
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • IT literate (Microsoft Office)
  • Organised, dynamic and self-motivated

Mitchell Maguire is a specialist Construction Recruitment Consultancy, dealing exclusively with Construction Jobs, Construction Vacancies and Specification Positions within: Softwoods, Sheet Material, Hardwoods, Joinery products, MDF, OSB, Panel Products, Cladding, Mouldings, Decorative Surfaces, Decking, Engineered Roof, Façade Systems, Site Hoardings Stock, Transport Manager, CPC, Transport CPC, Distribution, Supply, Supplier

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