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Head of Plant and Transport

Stockport, Cheshire
£70,000 to £75,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Head of Plant and Transport to join our client's business based out of Levenshulme. The purpose of the role will be to take over the leadership of our existing Plant and Transport division and develop the team and processes for the future. This is a very demanding role, taking control of a fleet of in excess of 1100 vehicles and over 2000 items of Plant across multiple sites in the UK. Duties and Responsibilities Undertake full management responsibility for all Head Office and Regional departmental staff associated with Plant and Transport across multiple sites. Work closely with all other businesses within the Group. Ensure compliance (including operators licences) across all owned and external assets. Insurance awareness. Understanding of Plant and Transport P and L. Take responsibility for Checkedsafe, Trackunit and VUE management and reporting. Fuel management view Allstar and internal useage per vehicle by contract. Liaise with the Asset Director on proposed purchases/sales. Attend Operational meetings both locally and Nationally as required. Take responsibility for branding and signage.Skills and Experience Previous extensive experience in a similar position in a medium to large organisation is essential. Experience of FORS accreditation. Excellent IT Skills, ideally with previous experience of Syrinx. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Confident presentation skills. Experience of managing teams across multiple sites.Company background Founded nearly 30 years ago and operating on a nationwide scale, the client principally operates in the utilities construction industry, where in combination, a wealth of varied specialisms and customer-focused business solutions are offered across power, telecoms, water, wastewater, gas, rail, trenchless and directional drilling workstreams. Forward Assist Recruitment is operating as an employment agency. Forward Assist Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds
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  • Job Reference: 705463573-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Forward Assist Recruitment
    Forward Assist Recruitment
  • Location: Stockport, Cheshire
  • Salary: £70,000 to £75,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent