Transport Manager

  • Job Reference: req79520
  • Date Posted: 10 September 2021
  • Employer: Kuehne + Nagel
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  • Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Transport Manager- Portsmouth Naval Base - req79520

A great opportunity to join our team at Portsmouth Naval base


Kuehne + Nagel are seeking to appoint a Road Transport Manager to work within a small but dedicated team at 2 sites, HMNB Portsmouth and DM Gosport. The key responsibilities will be to ensure the transport department operates in a safe, compliant and efficient manner, which is fully compliant with all legislation. Managing the Fleet Servicing, MOT and Vehicle Breakdowns and vehicle records in compliance with the O License Conditions, Tasking drivers and assets to meet delivery schedules and delivering a first class service to our customer within budget. The post will be responsible for the compliant movement of ADR products, Classes 1 to 9 including 7x accepted packages and Non ADR goods as required


  • Complying with all relevant legislation and agreed procedures to ensure a safe and legal working environment and consistent quality standards
  • Any five from seven core working
  • Maintaining and promote a positive image of Kuehne+Nagel Aerospace & Defence
  • Safe and high driver standards and positive driver behaviours
  • Follow all delivery, collection and returns procedures
  • Maintain and manage company equipment
  • Responsible for the security of the vehicle & load at all times
  • Report vehicle defects and ensure that the defect is documented
  • Comply with Driver's regulations & Working Time Directive in line with the O license legalisation and Company procedures
  • In addition to these duties, you may be required to undertake other duties in line with the needs of the business, where appropriate training provided


  • Must hold a current class C+E licence
  • Desirable ADR Class 1-9 including 7x awareness - Less 7
  • Basic numeracy and conversational English language
  • Hold a valid driver qualification card
  • Preferred 2 years driving experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Customer focused


If you would like to become a valued member of our team then we will also make sure that you're rewarded for your commitment and expertise. You will also have the opportunity to join the contributory Kuehne+Nagel pension plan and benefit from our Route 2 Rewards scheme which offers discounts and savings on a wide range of high street or internet goods and services.


With over 74000 employees at some 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world's leading logistics companies.

As an employer, Kuehne + Nagel stands for equal opportunity and we are committed to diversity in our teams with regard to people with disabilities. We believe that you can make a valuable contribution to Kuehne + Nagel and look forward to receiving your application.


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