Transport Maintenance Team Leader - Newton Abbot 34243

Transport Maintenance Team Leader - Newton Abbot

£35,000 - £40,000 Per Annum

Glendinning’s is a major independently owned Quarrying company looking to appoint a Transport Maintenance Team Leader, the company operates a large transport fleet of 82 LGV and Trailers, 70 light commercial vehicles and company cars, across 5 sites within Devon and Cornwall.  


Assessing priorities, ensuring deadlines are met and managing tasks efficiently and effectively. Including:-

  • Understanding and operating the in house, paperless system.
  • Dealing daily with annual vehicle tests, maintenance/safety inspections, defect reporting and quality control.
  • To lead a team of Transport Maintenance Fitters and apprentices. Ensuring that all inspections/repairs are carried out to the highest standards and efficiently to meet the business needs.
  • You will be expected to confidently solve, day to day problems that impact on the running of the fleet, including maintenance and personnel issues.


The ideal candidate will need:

  • At least 5+ years of supervisory/managerial fleet maintenance, preferably in a similar industry/sector.
  • An LGV License/ Class One is essential.
  • CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence) in National Road Haulage would be an advantage.
  • The ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • IOSH (Institute of Occupational Safety and Health) Managing Safely would be advantageous.
  • To be computer literate and have experience of using MS Word, Excel, Outlook and digital download technology.

As an equal opportunities employer, we will in return offer a package that includes a competitive salary with company vehicle and company pension. 

The closing date for all applications is Friday 27th October 2017.

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Transport Maintenance Team Leader - Newton Abbot
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