Transport Supervisor

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Business Unit:  XPOE Transport

Crick, GB, NN6 7SL

Logistics done differently


Ready for a change? Looking for a role that you can develop into? Ready to join a site as its growing? We are looking for someone like you. We’re currently recruiting for a Transport Supervisor to be based at our site in Crick.  As part of this busy transport operation, you’ll ensure the timely and safe dispatch of drivers on a Mon to Fri 06:00 - 16:00 shift pattern.


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re looking to offer a salary of up to £29,000 per annum. In addition, we offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts as well as a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Support the Tranport Manager with adherence to all compliance and legal obligations during your shift with a huge emphasis on safety, deputising in their absence
  • Assist with executing the daily plan for all deliveries and collections, with a keen eye on resource available at site and keep the customer updated
  • Ensure all process and procedures are followed and that we operate a safe and efficient environment
  • Supervise a team of Transport Operators
  • Ensure the operation is managed safely.
  • Ensure all staff are trained and following company procedures at all times.
  • Ensure drivers are dispatched on there allocated time to meet the contract SLA’s.
  • Ensure fleet is compliant, with maintenance planning and ensuring defects are rectified


What you need to succeed at XPO:


  • It’s important you have exposure of working in a fast-paced environment – no two days will be the same and we need you to think on your feet
  • Previous experience supervising and developing a team within a complex transport environment
  • Proven experience within transport and a good understanding of compliance and driver hours
  • Computer literate as will be answering email, dispatching drivers, and compiling handovers.
  • Team building experience.
  • Experience in a fast-paced, time critical environment.
  • Some transport experience dealing with C+E drivers would be beneficial.




XPO is a leading provider of world-class 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 XPO 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 XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 

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