Transport and Procurement Manager

Andover, Hampshire
£48,194 - £52,980 per annum
02 Sep 2021
20 Sep 2021
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Are you a Transport Manager looking for a role that is a break from the norm? A unique opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and committed transport professional to join our environmental services team based in Andover.

We are looking for an experienced Transport Manager who has the range of skills and experience needed to manage the ongoing maintenance of our extensive fleet of vehicles and plant, and to manage our replacement programme.

Being the Council’s technical specialist on vehicles and plant, combined with the impact of our operations on climate change, you’ll be joining us at an exciting time as new, emerging technologies are being developed, shaping our procurement decisions for the future.

The successful applicant will be ensure the Council is meeting its statutory obligations, particularly those that relate to the Operator’s Licence.

To be considered for the role you will need a minimum of 5 years’ experience managing a similar fleet with the appropriate levels of mechanical knowledge of vehicles and plant to make reasoned judgements. It will also be essential that you hold a Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) in National Road Haulage Operations; a certificate in Health and Safety; and hold a full driving licence. Experience in a Local Government setting would be desirable.

In return we offer a competitive salary, generous leave entitlements, and a pension scheme. For further information on what we can offer you, please visit the link below.

For more information about this position please contact Paul Wykes, Head of Environmental Services, on 01264 368353.