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Transport Team Leader

Logistics done differently.


We aim to deliver an exceptional service on time, every time here at GXO. Could you be the driving force behind this? We are looking for a Transport Team Leader for our Doncaster B&Q site on a full-time, permanent basis.  This is a great opportunity to take a leading role in delivering the plan for continued growth and for ensure that your colleagues are consistently providing an excellent service for our customer.


You’ll work a 2-week rotating 5 from 7 shift pattern working from 06:00 - 14:00, Monday to Friday and the following week 14:00 - 22:00, Sunday to Thursday.


Pay, benefits and more:


We are looking to offer a salary of up to £25,000 per annum. In addition, we offer 25 days’ holiday (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You will have access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other benefits.



What you will do on a typical day:


  • Effectively lead site teams operationally and to support people management processes
  • Direct and guide your team to meet operational objectives such as service provision, productivity and compliance KPIs
  • Ensure driver and vehicle compliance in terms of WTD regulations, planned maintenance and inspections
  • Work collaboratively with the site/transport management team to ensure optimum performance and efficiency


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • Previous experience leading a fast-paced transport team, preferably with exposure to retail distribution
  • Ability to engage and drive your team
  • The ability to effectively communicate in both a written and verbal capacity as well as lead, inspire and motivate a diverse operational team
  • An excellent understanding of transport compliance, such as working time directive and vehicle maintenance (a CPC would be a strong advantage)


Be part of something big.


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here. 

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