The main purpose of this role is to assist in transport operations, ensure efficient running of the depot, and make sure site rules are adhered to.
As the Operations Assistant you will be responsible for communication with drivers over a radio system, ensuring they know of any changes to their routes and deliveries.
Co – ordinating with drivers to get defects on vehicles dealt with promptly.
The Operations Assistant will be dealing with payments from customers who do not have an account, so a good level of numeracy is required.
The Operations Assistant will liaise with department heads within the company when necessary.
You need to be computer literate, and have an excellent telephone manner.
A good time manager.
Have good geographical knowledge.
You need to be willing to develop and learn.
Finally, you need to be decisive when making decisions.