Transport Supervisor

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Lee Mill, Plymouth
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
W/C 29th July 2024
£36,767.65, plus 10% annual bonus
Summary of vacancy

Do you have experience as a transport or operations supervisor?

Join our dynamic team at Suez, working under our Devon Contract Waste brand. We are seeking an enthusiastic, driven and capable Transport Supervisor to oversee our transport operations and processing site. This role is pivotal to ensuring the efficient and smooth running of the daily operations, maintain high standards of safety, compliance and customer satisfaction.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Manage and supervise the day-today transport operations, including driver debriefs and allocation of work.
  • Oversee the shredding processing site, ensuring all activities comply with the company policies and safety regulations.
  • Lead and develop the transport team, fostering a positive and productive work environment. 
  • You will support in the management of a team of 25 drivers which will include managing sickness and performance, as well as handling any disciplinary or grievance matters.
  • Coordinate and optimise transportation schedules to maximise efficiency.
  • Keeping accurate records and dealing with queries and problems. 
About the role

Salary: £36,767.65, plus 10% performance bonus

Location: Lee Mills, Plymouth

Working Hours: 42.5 hours per week,  Monday – Friday, 8AM – 5PM

What you’ll need to apply:

  • A full driving licence is essential.
  • Experience working in a transport or operations environment.
  • Excellent communication and IT skills.
  • A friendly, approachable manner; and great teamwork skills.
  • A COTC, HGV, or CPC is desired but not essential.

What you’ll get in return:

  • 10% Annual performance bonus.
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Be part of a collaborative & supportive team driving our core value ‘Team Spirit’.
  • Training & Development including COTC and CPC
  • Well-being programme to support you throughout your career.
  • Plus many more SUEZ benefits including pension.

*Job internally known as - Service Delivery Supervisor*

Here at SUEZ we pride ourselves on driving a greater and greener change through innovation and sustainability. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world and the people in it! We’re looking a hard-working, positive person to join us where you’ll be a part of a close-knit team and at the forefront of our business.

If you think you’d be a good fit for the role and want to find out more – please apply as we’d love to talk to you!


Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.