We are currently recruiting a Transport Manager for our site in Perth to effectively Manage the staff and functions of the Transport Department in a way that satisfies both Customer and Company, fulfils the Customer Commitment and achieves targets.


Key Tasks

  • To ensure that all commercial vehicles are maintained and serviced in accordance with FTA regulations, current legislation, and to the manufacturer’s recommendations
  • To ensure that the Route man’s message pad procedure is operated and maintained to customer service satisfaction levels
  • To actively encourage Route man to enter into the spirit of all campaigns to achieve added value service sales
  • To ensure each day’s items are loaded/unloaded from the vehicles and delivered and returned to customers according to the agreement
  • To ensure that the requirements of the Operator’s Licence are adhered to at all times
  • To plan routes cost effectively
  • To establish and maintain good customer relations and act as liaison between Customer and Company
  • To fully utilise the AS400 computer system, as appropriate
  • To recruit drivers in consultation with the General Manager
  • To provide on-going training for all drivers from start of service and throughout their employment and regularly review their training and development
  • To forward queries to the relevant department, and ensure managers, supervisors and colleagues are informed as necessary
  • To keep all costs to or below budget
  • To maintain accurate records where required
  • To wear and use Personal Protective Equipment and handling aids, where supplied, at all times for all relevant tasks.
  • To carry out all tasks to comply with Company Policy on Health & Safety and COSHH requirements
  • To comply with Company Policies and the Terms and Conditions of Employment and follow company procedures
  • To keep work area clean, tidy, safe and secure at all times
  • To attend training courses as required
  • To foster and maintain good working relations throughout the Company
  • To maintain confidentiality of Company business
  • Other Ad hoc duties as required

This role offers a range of benefits including:

  • Access to a company Share Save Scheme
  • Employee wellness programme and referral scheme
  • Company pension Life assurance
  • Access to an award-winning training academy dedicated to staff development

Please send CVs to Archie Jeffrey - archiejeffrey@jsg.com