Transport & Asset Foreman - South Region

  • Job Reference: HATTON-025
  • Date Posted: 18 November 2021
  • Employer: Hatton Traffic Management
  • Website: https://www.hattontraffic.co.uk
  • Location: Amersham, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Electric Company Van
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Duration: Permanent

Job Description

About Us
Hatton Traffic Management is a leading provider of traffic management services across the UK. Established in 1976, Hatton has developed into a major force within the highways and utilities sectors, working closely with our clients as a key part of their integrated supply chain. We currently have nine locations in the UK that cover the country from Aberdeen to London with clients spread across multiple sectors from HS2, Balfour Beatty and Affinity Water.  

About the Role

We are now looking for a Transport & Asset Foreman to join the team based at our new Amersham Depot looking after operations for the South England Region. 

In this role you will be working within the company's Transport & Asset Department between 08:00 to 16:30 weekdays and meeting the operational requirements of the role as follows:

  • Action vehicle defects ensuring a cost-effective repair and vehicles are kept road worthy
  • Carry out minor vehicle repairs. (bulbs/Lenses/Mirrors) - mechanical knowledge an advantage
  • Investigate damage and accidents – training will be provided
  • Maintain and update vehicle resource and stock on Field Service system
  • Traffic light fleet management - including on and off hires, battery control, damage and repairs, and performance testing
  • Spot checks on all vehicles and report on operative performance to supervisor
  • Assist in all other transport management administration where required
  • Carry out periodic asset/stock checks across the region
  • Stock procurement for region and maintenance of the asset register including transfers, damages, and scrapped stock
  • Maintain stock of vehicle consumables for minor defect repairs.
  • Yard condition & maintenance
  • Stock organisation, repair, and condition maintenance
  • Vehicle loading/unloading
  • Vinyl machine operation and special signs manufacture
  • Carry out weekly walk round checks (Transport and QHSE) and action relevant non-conformances
  • COSHH control
  • Manage the depot PPE
  • Be the Safety Health & Environment (SHE) representative for the region

Skills & Experience 

Required

  • Full UK Driving Licence with Class 2 (maximum of 6 points)
  • Counterbalance Forklift License
  • Good communication skills
  • IT literate
  • Organised with attention to detail

     

    Desired

  • National Transport CPC or ‘O’ Licence Training (OLAT)
  • Health & Safety Experience with IOSH/NEBOSH training (or knowledge of)
  • FORS Practitioner (or knowledge of)
  • First Aider or Fire Marshall certification

Hatton Traffic Management Limited is committed to equal opportunities, recognises diversity, and welcomes applications from all ages, ethnicities and cultural backgrounds. Any disabled candidate who meets the essential criteria for the post will be guaranteed an interview.