Ref. 67190

Transport Operations Manager

  • Location: Oakham, Rutland
  • Salary: £0 - £0 per annum
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Resourcing are currently seeking a Transport Operations Manger to work within Rutland Council. This is a full time position, and we are paying £25.33 per hour for this role. 


The role:

In this role, you will play a pivotal role in leading, developing, and operationally managing our Transport Team. Your primary objective will be to ensure the highest levels of quality, value for money, and compliance with relevant legislation, regulations, and policies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead, develop, and operationally manage the Transport Team.
  • Delivery of high-quality transport services including public travel & ENCTS and all commissioned transport services (SEN, Home to school, post-16 and social care)
  • Ensure compliance with relevant legislation, regulations, and policies.
  • To ensure compliance with all vehicles maintenance arrangements.
  • Manage the budget including budget monitoring and reporting
  • Commissioning and procurement of transport services
  • Requirements:
  • Experience in managing fleet and transport operations in accordance with the requirements of the Council’s Operators License.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to prepare and present reports to senior management.
  • Ability to build effective relationships with both internal and external service providers.
  • Experienced in managing budgets and commissioning services
  • Flexible working and may require out of hours to support service delivery with occasional  evening or weekend meetings/sessions.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: GCSEs A-C or equivalent including at least English and Maths. Educated to A Level standard or equivalent experience
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role. 
  • Compliance: Current Standard DBS check. 
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37 hours p/w.

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