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    £28,500 to £31,500 (Dependent on Experience)

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    8 May 2023

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Position: Transport First Line Manager
Location: Crewe CW1 6GH
Contract Type: Permanent (Full-Time)
Shift pattern: Monday to Friday, 7am to 3pm (Flexibility Required, to be discussed at interview)
Closing Date: 27th April 2023
Criminal Check required: Yes

Are you a motivated, organized individual seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity in a fast-paced environment? Would you enjoy being part of a dedicated team that works together to create a relevant, memorable difference in the lives of our customers and employees? If you’re looking for change, and you’re ready to make changes … we’re looking for you.

At DHL our business is logistics, but people are our passion. With over 500,000 team members in 220 countries, we attract and retain great talent. We are one of the most innovative, most culturally diverse companies on the planet. We provide unmatched opportunities for personal and professional development. We really are a, “Best Place to Work.”

If this sounds like a team you’d like to join … keep reading.

We make promises to our customers, and we’ll make promises to you too. The key responsibilities in this role include;

  • Maintain and action all defects immediately following the correct process and ensure any VOR vehicles are kept off the road until rectified
  • Ensure the site achieves a Green audit for Compliance, this involves tachomaster is updated, infringements signed off, service sheets are inspected, gatechecks are completed among others.
  • Promote health and safety throughout the transport operations, ensuring a clean and safe working environment
  • Ensure all staff are trained in the relevant SSOWs to carry out their duties safely and effectively at work
  • Deliver performance dialogues and 121s with direct reports

You won’t find another job like the one you’ll find with DHL Supply Chain. Now, here’s what we need from you:

  • IT Literate, with Microsoft Office Packages
  • First Line Manager experience is desirable
  • CPC desirable but not essential

What will you get in return?

As a DHL employee you’ll have access to a wide variety of benefits aimed at enhancing your wellbeing both at home and at work, from a free and confidential 24/7 GP Service and Employee Assistance Programme to affordable loans, cycle to work scheme and financial education. You and your family can access our benefits portal on the go, with hundreds of retail and lifestyle discounts including affordable refurbished and recycled technology and services such as free mortgage and Will advice. We also offer yearly free flu jabs and give you access to our Private Medical Insurance through AXA Health. All this and more are hosted on our Benefits platform which you will have access as a DHL Employee.

What you’ll need to do next?

If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.

We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the UK. We want to ensure that the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.

The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organisation.