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Transport First Line Manager

Date: 25-Jan-2023

Location: Manchester, GB

Company: GXO Logistics

Are you ready for a change?


Do you want to work for a fantastic company with great culture and strong values? Do you excel in a fast-paced environment? Do you have a high level of commitment and a can-do attitude? If so, we need you!


A fantastic opportunity has opened for a talented and experienced individual for the role of Transport First Line Manager. In this role, you’ll play a key role in ensuring that our driving team delivers a first-class professional delivery service to the Whitbread and Costa Coffee contracts. You will manage the driving team through an industry leading telematics system and a culture of continuous improvement. 


This role is being offered on a permanent, full-time basis. If successful, you will work on a 4 on 4 off shift pattern working 06:00 – 18:00.


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re looking to offer a salary of up to £33,000 per annum. Additionally, you will have 23 days annual leave including bank holidays. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension, and many other perks.


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Ensure that all drivers are compliant with WTD
  • Manage driver standards through telematics technology
  • Propose initiatives that will support cost reductions
  • Provide a safe and inclusive working environment for all employees


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • Previous experience in a transport environment
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • An ability to grow alongside and develop within a team dynamic
  • Strong knowledge of Health and Safety regulations


We engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains.


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work. GXO is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate, support and thrive on diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  We believe that diversity and inclusion in our business is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are Disability Confident Committed as part of the Disability Confident Scheme (GIS) and actively welcome applications from people with disabilities.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here.