Warehouse Shift Manager - Rugby

25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
09 Jul 2019
30 Jul 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
As a business, Hermes is driven by our four values of Do the right thing,Dare to be different, Strive for more, Be Customer Obsessed. We run our business by these values and they are reflected in all of our roles, see below how you will embody them as one of our Transport Shift Managers.

You'll be joining a team of 6 Transport Shift Managers who are responsible for managing your Transport Supervisors and indirectly their teams. You will be responsible for motivating your staff, problem solving on a day to day basis and ensuring that the transport operation runs smoothly across your shift and you provide a detailed hand over to your following Shift Manager.

As our Transport Shift Manager, you'll report in to the Senior Transport Operations Manager with a dotted line in to our Deputy Transport Operations Managers and you will be pivotal in providing leadership and direction to your shift of Drivers. Some of your responsibilities will be to brief and debrief drivers to ensure that all instructions for their allocated runs are understood and actioned; whilst liaising and partnering with external and internal clients regarding collections and deliveries on the current service level and what's planned. Revise driver log sheets with the drivers, ensuring that defects raised during vehicle checks are completed and all accidents/damage reported daily.
You will need experience of collating reports on Driver information including Digi tachographs, Health & Safety for site and for Drivers. Experience of route optimisation and problem solving would be useful in as our Transport Shift Manager. Ideally you will also have your CPC as well.

You will work four on four off across a rolling shift pattern.

This position is ideal for someone who wants to make a difference and be responsible for positive change. Improved and more efficient ways of working are encouraged. This is a great time to be joining us, we've grown year on year and we have plans in place for future growth which give you the opportunity to grow with us.

Our Transport Shift Manager job is for someone who understands how to motivate staff and is able to efficiently prioritise pressing needs, where there isn't an obvious solution. Lateral and original thinking would be a benefit as would logistics experience and having worked in a busy Transport office.

We understand that our Transport Shift Manager position is not an easy job, it's a lot of responsibility but should you believe you have the experience we want to hear from you. We can offer you a Really Competitive Salary, Bonus, 30 Days annual leave (including Bank Holidays), great benefits including extra opt-in benefits and the chance to make a difference and be a key part of the management team for Rugby.