Transport Supervisor

Job Ref: MM2410
Sector: Transport & Logistics
Job Type: Contract
Date Added: 24 October 2018
  • Middlesbrough, North East, England
  • £9.50 per Hour
  • Megan McConnell
  • 01912 303 400
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The role:

My client is a global logistics company based at Teesport Docks in Middlesbrough, looking for a transport supervisor to join their busy transport team.

You will be working in an open plan office supervising a large fleet of drivers. For your application to be successful you must have previous experience managing or supervising staff, however due to the on-the-job training that will be provided this experience does not have to be within a logistics or transport environment. You can be successful in this role regardless of the sector you have been working in previously.

Key information:

  • We would like you to start as soon as possible, however we can be flexible around notice periods
  • This is a temporary to permanent contract - you will be working a temporary contract for 12 weeks before being taken as a permanent member of staff
  • You will be working 18.30 to 03.00
  • You would work Monday to Friday and would have every weekend off

Key responsibilities include: 

  • You will be supervising a large fleet of drivers
  • Chasing information where required
  • Dealing with customers on the phone or via email
  • Making sure all drivers are compliant
  • Reacting to plans
  • You will be working as part of a team in a busy transport office

Skills required: 

  • Previous experience in a managerial or supervisory role of any kind is essential
  • Previous experience within a logistics or transport background is desirable but not necessary


  • You will be working for a global logistics company with great opportunities to progress
  • This role will become permanent after 12 weeks
  • Due to the training provided this is a fantastic chance to progress from your current role or to change industries
  • The office and warehouse are based on Teesport Docks

Transport links:

  • This role would be best suited to someone with their own means of transport
  • There is a free and secure car park on-site
  • There are no transport links that would get you to and from this office for the shift times mentioned above

Recruitment checks for this role:

  • To go forward for this role you must have an in date passport, full birth/adoption certificate or residency card
  • You will need proof of your National Insurance number
  • We would preferably like two references, the references can be either personal or professional

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