Transport Manager
M Group Services
Nelson
4d ago

Morrison Water Services is currently looking to recruit a Transport Manager to work on our Welsh Water contract.

Due to the expansion of our Welsh Water contract and the changes required within the business to assist and promote excellent fleet compliance for the contract, we are recruiting for a Transport Manager.

You will work with the Senior Project Manager to establish an excellent working system for our business.

The Transport Manager will be the contract lead in Fleet Compliance and Fleet Risk, ensuring that all of the Group’s procedures, specifically the areas outlined below, are adhered to and administered on the contract effectively.

As the Contract Fleet Manager your duties and responsibilities will be :

  • Supporting group initiatives aimed at improving fleet safety and compliance
  • Brief / communicate to contract senior management on Fleet Compliance, Road Risk and Insurance related statistics and highlighting areas requiring improvement and support
  • Ensure all fleet driver inductions are undertaken
  • Ensure all vehicles / trailers are presented for service and inspection when requested by MGSPFS to meet legislative requirements
  • All relevant paperwork is maintained and held locally in vehicle files including closure of defects
  • Be the point of responsibility for all Fleet related accreditations (e.g. FORS, Van Excellence etc.), both compliance to and audit
  • Facilitate Driver intervention via the Red Driver Escalation process and implement remedial training / action where identified
  • Migration from the use of Driver Log Books’ to use of digital tachograph.
  • Help to ensure the mandatory requirement for ALL’ drivers of vehicles over 3.5T to hold a Driver CPC qualification.
  • Ensure all drivers have an immediate driver licence check and eyesight check (read a number plate at 20m) before any commercial vehicle is driven.
  • All Vehicles :

  • Liaise with MGroup Services Plant & Fleet Solutions (MGSPFS) regarding contract fleet performance and facilitate areas where intervention is required.
  • Ensure all fleet driver inductions are undertaken; following the Fleet Driver Induction process and training matrix.
  • Ensure all vehicles / trailers are presented for service and inspection when requested by MGSPFS to meet legislative requirements.
  • For light commercial vehicles ensure all relevant paperwork is maintained and held locally in the vehicle files including closure of defects .
  • For light commercial vehicles facilitate driver intervention via the Red Driver Escalation process and implement remedial training / action where identified.
  • Attend periodic MGSPFS fleet champion forums.
  • Trucks / Trailers (over 3.5T)

  • Help ensure both driver and vehicle digital tachograph records are downloaded within group and legislative requirements (remote download programme underway which will reduce requirements)
  • Skills and Knowledge Requirements :

  • Personal interest in driver and vehicle safety and compliance.
  • Understanding of Operator Licence requirements (where applicable)
  • National CPC Holder where applicable, based on Operator Licence Requirements
  • Systems and Word, Excel; good level of experience working on IT software systems; open minded and quick to learn new systems, good word and excel skills
  • LCV / HGV Experience : experience of the hire of or fleet management of LCV & HGV’s. A good knowledge of these vehicle types and some understanding of the legislation relevant to these vehicle types
  • What’s in it for you?

  • 25 days' annual leave plus 8 days' bank holiday
  • Annual bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Private health care
  • Company car / car allowance and fuel card
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