Transport Supervisor, nights

Location Preston
Discipline: Logistics
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £15.64-15.81
Job ref: 021042
Published: 16 days ago
Expiry date: 04 Mar 2024 11:59



Job Description:


Booths is more than just a well-loved store. It is a family. It is about the People, the Product and the Place. We have been a family-run business since 1847 and joining our team really does feel like joining a caring, supportive family. You feel special and each day we all work together to be the difference.


Our Dream is to be loved by our customers for inspiring and nourishing their desire for excellent food and drink.


The purpose of this role is to assist with the effective management of activities across sites. To co-ordinate daily deliveries of ambient, fresh foods and produce, ensuring time schedules are maintained.


Additional Information


Transport Supervisor, nights

  • Five 8 hour shifts between Monday to Saturday, working every other Saturday, Off Sunday nights.
  • Working hours 21:00 to 05:30
  • 38.75 hour pw contract, £15.81 per hour plus £12.75 allowance per night, overtime paid at time and half after 39 hours.
  • Staff discount card
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Previous supervisory or management experience in Transport industry desirable.


  • Responsible and accountable for all activities within Transport Department, ensuring all key activities are conducted in a safe, secure and effective manner. To manage the operation in the absence of the Transport Manager. Whilst ensuring the department remains cost effective.
  • Supervise a team of 15 drivers on the road delivering to own stores, de-brief drivers.
  • Supervise a team of 5 loaders and recycling processing staff.
  • Report to Transport Manager
  • To be responsible for the daily management of team members, maintaining a high standard of communication through team briefings, colleague reviews and one to one conversations.
  • To support the management team and at times lead on people management/ HR issues.


Job Description:  Transport Supervisor NIGHTS