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Junior Operations Manager

  • Post Date:Sep 7, 2020
  • Views 448
0 Applications
  • Salary Offered R15,000 - R20,000
    Career Level Manager
    Experience 5 Years
  • Gender Male
    INDUSTRY Management
    Qualification Diploma
  • Keyword Logistics, Operations, Fleet
Job Description

Junior Operations Manager

My client in Milnerton, a service delivery company, is seeking a young, energetic Operations Manager to manage driving and cleaning staff as well as a fleet of vehicles.

Responsibilities & Duties;

They are looking for a dependable, energetic operations manager who can deliver on running a highly effective, efficient and safe logistics operation while maintaining a disciplined but pleasant and open working environment.

– Daily as well as longer term planning for optimal capacity and allocation of staff and vehicles.

– Management of all operations staff in yard and on the road to meet daily deliverables.

– Communication with internal sales regarding daily progress and/or issues.

– Ensuring continuous compliance of staff with all SHE, quality and other operational policies and procedures.

– Responsible for response to incidents, accidents, breakdowns and investigation of complaints and for reporting, evaluating and implementing appropriate corrective actions.

– Recruiting, training, supervising, evaluating and disciplining operational staff with help from human resources.

– Managing adherence to all equipment maintenance schedules and prompt repair of any wear & tear, faults and damages.

– Managing all operational costs e.g. by effective overtime management of staff in line with shift structures, effective control of fuel usage as well as services, maintenance and repairs sourcing.

– Analysing, monitoring and reporting to management of entire logistics process to find and recommend on improvement opportunities in cost and service to our clients.

– Implementing the necessary changes in policies, procedures and working methods.

– Maintaining a disciplined environment of collegiality and collaboration among staff.

Minimum Requirements;

• Grade 12 Essential.

• National Diploma in Transport Management or similar qualification would be an advantage.

• SHEQ qualification would be an advantage.

• Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a senior operations position within the Logistics/Transport industry

OR or 2 years work experience & engineering degree/diploma or similar

• Strong computer skills including excel.

• Professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.

• Willingness to work a flexible schedule.

• Ability to work alone and self-motivated.

• Team player.

• Strong problem solving skills

• Strong HR skills.

• Technical vehicle knowledge will be an advantage.

Salary: R17 000 – R20 000 CTC (negotiable)

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