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My client a Construction Engineering company is now recruiting a Transport Supervisor for their expanding business.  This is a permanent position based in Co. Westmeath.

The role:

The Transport Supervisor will support the Logistics Manager with all aspects of the planning, organising, of the transport and logistics function, on a day to day basis, in a very busy and demanding manufacturing environment.

Salary €40K
Key Responsibilities 

  • Supervisor must plan alongside Logistics Team the weekly roster for Drivers in advance
  • Effectively communicate full logistics plan to each of the driving team.
  • Review & monitor drivers hours and compliance including downloading of tachograph and become super user of Transtacho & Easytac.
  • Ensuring all driving licence are up to date including agreeing their CPC annual training requirement.
  • Co-ordinate with drivers on the collections and delivery schedule on a weekly and daily basis.
  • Ensuring all vehicles are up to date with MOT and ensuring any vehicles with defects are reported promptly.
  • Assist in the organising of equipment to designated projects including hiring of Errors & Omissions Error as necessary – as previously agreed with management.
  • Ensure a weekly vehicle check is completed including hired vehicles.
  • Diligently monitor decking of vehicles in the UK.
  • Working closely with the logistics and loading team, prepare an agreed plan with all to ensure the timely loading and delivery of the product.
  • Update Jarvis accordingly with necessary information.
  • Responsible for ensuring all extras such as lifters are recorded, delivered and collected as necessary.
  • Timely pre-book and plan ferries
  • Actively implement pre-despatch checks of all loads and trailers.


  • CPC License is essential
  • 3-4 years’ experience in transport/planning
  • Experience working in a fast paced distribution environment
  • Highly organised analytical thinker with good oral and written communication skills
  • Must be able to multitask and meet deadlines under pressure
  • Transport knowledge – legislation and operational
  • Proficient in MS Office Package incl Excel

This is an exciting role with a great company that can offer plenty of opportunity. If you would like to find out more about the role give me a call or email over your cv for to Breda Dooley on 0906490485.


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Recruitment Consultant: Breda Dooley

Job Title: Transport Supervisor

Reference: 888309

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