Assistant Driver and Fleet Manager - Agriculture

Posted 11 March 2024
Salary £40000 - £45000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Agricultural & Farm ServicesAnimal Feed & Nutrition
Contact NameKristoff Brylinski

Job description

Assistant Driver and Fleet Manager - Agriculture – York – up to £45,000
We are currently seeking a dynamic and motivated individual to join Transport Department as an Assistant Driver and Fleet Manager. Reporting directly to the Driver and Fleet Manager, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth operation of our fleet and upholding our commitment to safety, compliance and customer satisfaction.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Assist the Driver and Fleet Manager in managing the fleet of vehicles and drivers effectively.
  • Ensure compliance with legal, regulatory, and company requirements pertaining to transport, health, safety, environment, feed safety, quality, cost and customer standards.
  • Foster a collaborative working model within the operations teams.
  • Act as the deputy to the Driver and Fleet Manager.
The Candidate:
  • Good knowledge of transport regulations and hours.
  • Transport Manager CPC qualification (National or International).
  • Understanding of transport industry compliance, including Operator Licence requirements.
  • Experience coaching, leading, and building high-performing teams.
  • Class 1 LGV licence.
  • Proficiency in using ERP systems, advanced MS Office skills, and experience with vehicle tracking and tachograph analysis software.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with keen attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Prioritization experience with Key Performance Indicators (KPI).
  • Ability to lead the implementation of new policies and procedures.
The Package:
Salary: up to £45000
Contract: Permanent
Location: York
Working hours: Mon to Friday
To Apply - Please email your CV to Kristoff Brylinski, Principal Recruitment Consultant at kristoff@agrirs.co.uk
We thank all applicants who respond, but please be advised that only those short listed for interview will be contacted.
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