Your job search results: 8 West Midlands jobs

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8 West Midlands Jobs

Do you have experience working for a general haulage company for at least 12 months? Please send your CV in we would love to hear from you!

Our client has an extremely exciting opportunity to complete their Transport Team

* Managing and debriefing drivers
* Working closely with customers to ensure smooth running of operational
* Leadership and supervision of day to day transport
* Co-Ordination of activities including vehicle route planning and scheduling
* Monitoring health and safety and compliance
* Administrative duties
* Answering queries via email, phone & face to face

Skilled needed to be successful

* General haulage experience
* Knowledge of working time directive & EU Driving hours
* CPC qualification advantageous
* Good communication skills
* Strong geographical knowledge of the UK
* Organisational skills
* Ability to work to deadlines
* Flexible
* Computer literate- Microsoft office, excel and outlook

Salary

Up to 29,000 depending on experience

Days

Predominately Monday-Friday (may involve some weekend work depending on business needs)

Hours

08:00 to 18:00


In return

* Competitive holiday pay
* Excellent holiday allowance
* Life assurance
* Pension and sickness scheme
* Additional holiday purchasing scheme
* Christmas saving club

Logistics & Supply Chain Workforce are responsible for placing thousands of dedicated professionals out to work across the Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Job categories include; Food Production, Food Processing, Warehouse, distribution and Planning. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.
As the Transport Manager, the role is jointly fulfilled of more than one holder. The primary purpose is to take accountability for the Company's fleet of HGV vehicles within designated business models including General Haulage and Regional Rigids.
The primary objective is to ensure that freight is transported on time and in full (OTIF) throughout the UK.
Ensuring the Company's vehicles are roadworthy and that drivers comply with traffic and drivers' hours rules. At the same time the role is responsible to the wider public, through the traffic UK traffic commissioner, for ensuring that Adam Jones is compliant and maintains its double green DVSA Operator Compliance Risk Score (OCRS)

Key Responsibilities:

Effectively manage a team of HGV drivers, organising traffic planning routes to ensure optimum service delivery and profitability (OTIF).
Effectively control costs to ensure maximum profitability and fleet utilisation KPI's including minimised use of Agency staff and planning employed drivers effectively including holiday management.
Ensure plans are aligned to Driver working hours legislation in accordance with UK and EU regulations.
Maintain a proactive philosophy within a flexible teamwork-based environment and ensure that a positive working culture is in place and remains in place by proper and systematic planning.
Complete Driver and Planner performance reviews, set objectives liaising with HR.
Manage expectations of the Company to ensure that drivers are effectively using in-cab technology and obtain electronic PODs and other related paperwork.
Manage planners and act as escalation for arising issues as necessary to ensure deliveries and collections are in accordance with the customer SLA's.
Cooperate with the DVSA as required.
Utilise and develop the use of Company traffic management and Driver telematics systems.
Produce operational reports and manage KPI's and submit to Head of Transport as required.
Action any other elements to fulfil the operational needs of the business.
Identify potential business opportunities and refer to the sales team.
Ensure that drivers are properly trained and competent to operate all relevant vehicles and equipment.
Ensure that all required records are made properly and kept for the required period.
Person Specification:

Must possess full Certificate of Professional Competence qualification (CPC)
Ability to demonstrate excellent experience managing transport management systems and fleet utilisation.
Proven experience in planning and freight transportation and good UK geographical knowledge.
Experience of working with a diverse customer base including influencing and negotiation capabilities
Polite, courteous, respectful and helpful.
Good written, oral communication and analytical skills.
Ability to work flexibility to meet customer demand.
Have the ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with a wide range of people and customers and drivers.
Possess excellent customer service skills.
Prepared to develop own skills and training.
Ability to adapt to rising situations.
Ability to work flexibly to meet the needs of the business.
Desirable - Proven track record of CPD would be advantageous.
Reference ID: TM-AJ2

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: 35,000.00 per year

Schedule:

Monday to Friday
Weekends
Experience:

Transportation Management: 1 year (Preferred)

Logistics & Supply Chain Workforce are responsible for placing thousands of dedicated professionals out to work across the Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Job categories include; Food Production, Food Processing, Warehouse, distribution and Planning. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.
Transport Planner

Halesowen
26,000-32,000

Our client is a locally well-known haulier and prides itself on having an excellent reputation for providing outstanding professional service to its customers.

As a company they are currently experiencing a period of exciting growth within our haulage and pallet network across the Midlands region.
They are currently looking to recruit transport planners to add to our current work force.

As the transport planner for the fleet of HGV vehicles you will be responsible for the efficient planning of deliveries and collections through our own haulage customers or through our contracted collection and delivery network companies.

Exploring and planning the best and most cost effective routes to ensure delivery times are made in accordance with customer SLA's.

Due to the nature of the business, your hours will be variable and the job may require some weekend work.

Must have excellent IT skills.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:
* On-site parking
Schedule:
* Monday to Friday
* Weekends

Experience:
* traffic planning: 1 year (Required)
Work remotely:
* No
Logistics & Supply Chain Workforce are responsible for placing thousands of dedicated professionals out to work across the Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Job categories include; Food Production, Food Processing, Warehouse, distribution and Planning. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.

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Job title: Administrator
Location: Tamworth
Salary: 18,000 - 22,000

An opportunity has arisen due to growth for an experienced Administrator to join a diverse and friendly business based in Tamworth

As an Administrator you will be responsible for:

Minute taking during meetings
Issuing purchase orders
Processing receipts
Maintaining accurate records
Producing reports for Management
Dealing with customers in a professional manner
Ensuring a high level of accuracy with work
Following processes and procedures


As an individual you will ideally have:

MS Office all applications
Knowledge of purchasing processes
System knowledge of Navision
Ability to manage own workload
Attention to detail
Our client, a leading engineering and manufacturing company based in the West Midlands are currently seeking a Machine Shop Manager/ Production Manager to manage the daily activities of their highly skilled machinists and state of the art Machine Shop.
Do you have sound knowledge of CNC machining and or manufacturing production environments and Management?
If so, this is the job for you!
The duties will include:
Lead, motivate and develop a team of machinists
Manage Production on a Day to Day basis
Plan and prioritise the daily machine shop operations
Identify key areas for improvement within the machine shop to improve the efficiency and quality of items produced.
Contribute in production and management meetings to develop the machine shop and its production capabilities.
Provide regular feedback to employees, carry out performance reviews and ensure all training and skills are up to date.
Calculate accurate costings and times for jobs along with any associated tooling costs.
Monitor production quality and standards
Manage shop floor consumable stock and introduce new and improved stock control processes
Positively and proactively tackle engineering and manufacturing challenges.
Develop the capability and capacity of the machine shop
Maintain a high standard of housekeeping
Ensure compliance with all health and safety and PPE requirements
The desired candidate will have leadership experience in a similar manufacturing environment role and a machining background.
You will have the ability to organise and prioritise along with being able to work to tight deadlines in a fast paced environment
For further details please forward a copy of your CV today!
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: 40,000.00-55,000.00 per year
Days based role Monday to Friday
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