Role details

Transport Shift Manager

Bristol   •   £27,000 - £28,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A Large Food Distribution Company require a Transport Shift Manager.
  • Based in Bristol.

About Our Client

Our client, based in Bristol, is a major player in the temperature controlled food distribution aspect of Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain.

With multiple DCs around the country there is opportunity for progression within the fast growing business.

Job Description

  • Ensure that effective communication processes are in place to promote the regular and effective communication to the team of all matters including operational performance, strategy, personnel, health & safety and training etc.
  • Effective resource planning and management to ensure that labour costs are managed and controlled in line with budget and plan.
  • Working as part of the Operations team to ensure the correct standards of work are maintained and assisting with continuous improvement initiatives which will benefit the department and its customers.
  • Lead, develop and inspire the team to continually deliver outstanding results and achieve departmental objectives.
  • Oversee the management of the day to day aspects of the Transport operations, ensuring vehicles are correctly dispatched and routed to the customers and that they are tracked as required to achieve all departmental KPIs.
  • Ensure that site quality and hygiene standards are met and that quality standards are upheld at all times.
  • Ensure company compliance of all transport policies, legislation and procedures.

The Successful Applicant


  • Previous experience with Transport Management;
  • Flexible in regards to shifts;
  • Computer Literate, and;
  • Confident communicator.


  • Reside in the Bristol or surrounding area;
  • National/International CPC.

What's on Offer

The role of Transport Shift Manager offers a basic salary of £28,000.

On a 4 on 4 off basis.

On a permanent basis.

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