Transport Supervisor and Production Support (2962/105v)

Salary: up to £33000
Location: Cinderford/Lydney
Reference: 2962/105v
Benefits: Benefits

Job Title:                        Transport Supervisor and Production Support

Location:                       Coleford

Salary:                            Up to £33k




The Company:             

Fantastic opportunity to join a major food business which is one of the top, privately owned companies in the UK.

They have ambitious growth plans and due to demand they are looking for an experienced Transport Supervisor to join their team based in Gloucestershire. This position would suit an experienced Transport supervisor looking for their next challenge, ideally from a Factory/Manufacturing/FMCG environment.

This position will also require supporting Management particularly in the area of production if needed.


The Opportunity:

You will be responsible for controlling and monitoring the transport fleet, ensuring the Drivers are managed and plan the day to day transport.  This will include the uplift of raw materials, assisting with general office duties along with supporting the Site Operations Manager in the general running of the production site.  This will also include training the team.

Responsible for: -

  • Fleet maintenance and safety, driver supervision and ensuring the daily transport schedules run smoothly.
  • Receipt, processing and communication of all orders.
  • Ensuring compliance with specific requirements.
  • Providing the Site Operations Manager with regular updates on vehicle and driver. performance along with information on maintenance and running costs.
  • Assisting with personal and training including training of new recruits and staff allocation.
  • Responsible for specific areas of Health and Safety and Environmental on site.
  • Support production Management where needed.


For this role, we are looking for someone with previous transport and production experience in the food sector to include:-

  • Transport legislation
  • Understanding of the production industry
  • The ability to organise and communicate effectively
  • Testing designed to assess competency
  • Health & Safety
  • Manual handling
  • Manual/Electric pallet truck
  • Safe systems of work and job-specific training
  • CPC would be advantageous but not necessary


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