Operations Manager Herberts Transport

Southland - Invercargill

Herberts Transport Limited is a rural transport company based in Edendale, and is part of the wider HWR Transport group. Operating 20 trucks specialising in carting stock, bulk and general product and sowing, they also cart and distribute products from the dairy industry; whey and stock food. In addition Herberts Transport carries supplies of gravel, cement and coal for sale to the public, and operates a vacuum truck for emptying effluent ponds.

An excellent opportunity currently exists for a proven Operations Manager to join the team at Edendale. Reporting to the Branch Manager you will play an integral role in managing the operations of the depot. 

Herberts Transport is seeking candidates who are looking to step up and lead a transport team. There is an opportunity to grow an expanding business, create efficiencies and ensure operational effectiveness. 

Ideally you will be a talented people manager, with a passion for the transport industry, and have a proven history of delivering outstanding customer service in the freight industry with the following experience and attributes: 

  • Rural Transport Experience
  • Logistics and freight management experience
  • Exceptional Customer Service skills
  • Resource and asset management experience
  • Proven people management experience
  • An unwavering commitment to safety
  • Strategic thinking and planning skills

In return Herberts Transport offers a supportive working environment, career progression opportunities and competitive remuneration. 

Apply online through Progressive Consulting https://wearehr.qjumpers.co.nz/jobs/ 

Or contact Melissa Vining on 027 210 0614 to find out more about this role.

Job Description

Applications close: 04 Mar 2018