logistics - yard supervisor in taunton

18 July 2018
ian davies, randstad business support
job type
£ 25,000 - £ 26,500 per year
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taunton, south west
job type
working hours
£ 25,000 - £ 26,500 per year
reference number
ian davies, randstad business support
0117 3169555
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job description

Are you an experienced Class 1 driver or a logistics, transport or operations professional looking to take on a new challenge?

Do you have Full UK LGVC+E ( Class1 ) Licence ?

Are you based in the Taunton Area

If so read on ....


In return for your hard work as Logistics Foreman, you can expect a competitive per annum salary plus excellent benefits, including:

* A free helpline for health, legal or personal issues available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
* Free eye tests and prescription and safety eye wear where required.
* A contributory pension scheme - helping you plan for later in life.
* Childcare vouchers, payroll giving (charity donations from salary deducted before tax) and cycle to work schemes are all available through Company online benefits
* Discounts on local gym membership and some of the biggest retail brands

The Profile - Logistics Foreman:

Experience of driving LGV vehicles in a commercial environment and full driving license.

* Thorough knowledge of current legislation of LGV vehicles.
* Tachograph / Digital smart card Operation
* Experience of Road Haulage Operations
* Hold a full UK LGV C+E (Class 1) licence (maximum of 6 penalty points)
* Hold, or working towards attainment of Managers CPC qualification

Foreman Responsibilities include but not limited to :

* Carry out the daily supervision of the drivers and assist the traffic manager and planners in dealing with any driver related issues.
* Act as a role model, delivering conspicuously high standards of work and compliance
* Ensure drivers are trained in the operation of Company vehicles by reviewing drivers every 6 months
* Ensuring drivers undertake work in accordance with Risk assessments and safety procedures and drivers work to specified hours and specified rotas
* Undertake vehicle audits to ensure compliance with Company procedures and requirements.
* Providing replacement cover for Logistics Coordinator when required
* Role will be split 50/50 on site and off site

If this sounds like I want to hear from you now !

Call Ian Davies Principal Consultant 0117 3169555 or e-mail

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.