CPA Recruitment - Operational Jobs

Transport Supervisor

Slough, Berkshire
£31k-£35k per annum
18 Sep 2018
18 Oct 2018
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
Contract Type

A brilliant opportunity has arisen to join a large reputable food distribution company who have a requirement for a Transport Supervisor at one of their sites in Berkshire for a late shift.

Job Role

You will supervise the day-to-day operation and performance of the Transport Department to provide the high level of service needed for all internal and external customers, making sure budget is not exceeded. You will ensure the fleet is compliant with all relevant legislation and all products are delivered to their destination in the required timescale.

You will need to ensure effective teamwork within the Transport Department and that all employees adhere to the required standards of performance within the team.  You are responsible for monitoring and reducing costs where possible, as well as ensuring standards of customer service exceed expectation.

Ensure all Company equipment is maintained, including commercial vehicles, to a high standard and make sure all relevant records are maintained in order to conform to legislation as well as maintaining all documentation relating to tachographs and driver hours.

Personal Profile

In order to be successful in this position you will need to have very strong people management skills and the ability to build strong relationships with a vast array of people. An Operator CPC qualification and LGV Licence would be an advantageous but is not essential. Experience in a fast-moving food distribution environment is highly beneficial.

Good computer literacy skills with knowledge of MS Office applications is essential and knowledge of legal compliance with drivers and WTD are imperative.


Shifts are Monday to Friday with a start time of either 10:00am or 11:00am working 48 hours across the week.  Weekends and Bank Holidays will be required on a rota basis and paid at an enhanced rate.

Ref Code: FMW18300

To apply or for more information, please e-mail in strict confidence, with an updated CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of Jon Hemming-Nash to

Due to a high volume of responses, we cannot reply to each application individually. If you have not had a response within one week, we are sorry to say your application has not been successful on this occasion. 

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