Transport Compliance Officer

£30905 - £30984
11 Apr 2022
25 May 2022
Contract Type
Full time

The Transport Services Team is responsible for the Council's transport resources function including the maintenance of its 850 vehicle mixed fleet plus associated plant equipment. The Team is also responsible for the provision of the Council's transport resources function including the Safer Driving Programme the pool car scheme fuel logistics vehicle hire leasing and procurement and the vehicle telematics systems. In addition the Team ensures compliance with the requirements of the Council's Vehicle Operator's Licences.

We are looking for a Transport Compliance Officer to ensure that the Council is adhering to its legal obligations with respect to the safety of its vehicle fleet and drivers. The role will entail undertaking driver and vehicle compliance audits at various Council premises across Cumbria. In addition the postholder will be responsible for providing regular vocational driver licence reports to ensure that the correct entitlements to drive are held by the workforce. The role will also involve the provision of advice to colleagues across the organisation including the delivery of training to internal customers.

For further information on the role and to have an informal discussion please contact Andrew Johnson Transport Resources Manager via telephone 07827 663153 or e-mail

What we can offer you

Cumbria County Council is a modern vibrant place to work offering a range of staff benefits including:

*Excellent training and development offers

*Flexible working opportunities

*Opportunity to join the Local Government Pension Scheme

*Boost your pension with Shared Cost Additional Voluntary Contributions (facilitated by AVC Wise)

*Various perks and discounts schemes including money off your phone contract and local gyms

*Competitive rates of pay

Equality Diversity and Inclusion

Cumbria County Council is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from everyone and work to promote an inclusive supportive culture that values and celebrates our differences.

As a Disability Confident Employer disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria of this job are guaranteed an interview.

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