Transport Supervisor



Job Description:

Menzies Distribution are looking for a Transport Supervisor to join us working Nights, 4on 3off, and providing a first-class service with our team in our national Distribution centre in Coventry.  


Shift Pattern: 4on 3off .  Nights, working Wednesday – Saturday
Hous: 18:00 – 05:00
Salary:£31k Per Annum
Location: Coventry Distribution Centre, CV3 4PB


Use of Microlise to track all vehicle movements
Briefing & debriefing of all drivers and ensure all drivers report and record vehicle defects, andrecording all departure times
Ensure drivers hours regulations are adhered to
Work closely with stakeholders to drive forward continuous improvement initiatives and foster an environment of enhanced productivity
Support the management of our client’s end-to-end transport requirements
Maximise the performance of the operation and act as a key point of contact for the transport team
Contribute positively to KPI performance targets and the identification of change initiatives
Provide 24-hour incident support relating to operational system failure, investigate and address and communicate updates in order to deliver the required standards and minimise impact on our reputation
Proactive management of health and safety ensuring employee wellbeing in accordance with Company guidelines
Manage and maintain the Transport fleet ensuring that all associated operations are compliant and meet legal requirements
Continue to review proposed and forthcoming changes to legislation and best practice

A proven experience of working within in a transport environment
Use of Microlise, Convey or other simiara transport systems.
Professional and efficient approach to challenging situations
Experience of successful people management
Detailed understanding of relevant legislations in transport and health & safety
Ability to prioritise, manage a varied workload and support in decision making


Menzies Distribution is committed to creating a fair and inclusive environment, where employees feel safe, proud and valued. We seek to recruit people from the widest talent pool, who reflect the society in which we work, and encourage an inclusive culture where people can feel empowered to be the very best, they can be, which is what makes us strong as a business with an increasingly agile workforce.

Job Reference:

£31000/annum Bens

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