logistics foreman in burgess hill

26 July 2017
jake smith, randstad cpe
job type
£ 25,000 - £ 30,000 per year
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burgess hill, south east
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
£ 25,000 - £ 30,000 per year
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jake smith, randstad cpe
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job description

Logistics Foreman

Up to £30,000

Burgess Hill

Are you an experienced Logistics Foreman? Are you looking for a role where you will play a key part in continued growth? Do you want to be apart of a market leading company? If you've answered yes to any of these, keep reading!

Our leading National Recycling and Waste Management client has an exciting position for a proven Electrical Technician to join a very successful team in Burgess Hill.

* Have a very clear progression route
* Be apart of a market leading company
* Excellent company benefits
* Working for a market leading waste management company

Your duties will be:

* You will be ensuring that frontline drivers and loaders drive and operate vehicles and plant to the greatest profitability and efficiency to instructions from the Logistics Office in accordance with legal requirements, Company policy and customer demands.
* Providing driving cover where necessary and instruct / assess other drivers on how to maximise fleet efficiency and minimise costs within the parameters of current Logistics legislation.
* Adhering to instructions from the Logistics office.
* Developing and maintaining good relations with customers and staff.
* Adhering to legal requirements regarding hours, highway regulations, permits and legislation indicated by line management.
* Ensuring security of vehicles and equipment.
* Promoting safety in the workplace using the companies systems.
* Driving any vehicle which you have been trained to operate as directed by the Operations Department.
* You will be reviewing drivers every 6 months and ensure all new employees prior to starting work go through driver assessment and completing company specified hours of training. Maintain records for training.

If you are interested in joining their team you first must:

* Experience of driving LGV vehicles in a commercial environment and full driving license.
* Thorough knowledge of current legislation of LGV vehicles.
* Knowledge of Drivers Working Regulations, Drivers Hours.
* Tachograph / Digital smart card Operation
* Good communication skills
* Self-motivated and flexible approach
* Good customer care skills
* Ability to work under pressure, often with conflicting deadlines
* Good standard of education (GCSE/Standard Grade or equivalent)

This is a fantastic opportunity for a career minded individual who is seeking progression and development with a market leading organisation.

This role will be open for the next couple of weeks, so if you are interested in applying for this great position, please do not hesitate to apply by using the button below. Alternatively please call and speak with Jake on 01489 560180 if you are interested.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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