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Tuesday, 23 January 2018 16:20

Assistant Site Manager

AV Dawson provides smarter supply chain solutions across Road, Rail and Sea through its Teesside freight handling facilities, including shipping and railfreight terminals, warehousing and supporting road transport fleet. Employing around 240 people across the region AV Dawson are dedicated to the development and improvement of their employees and the community in which we operate.

As part of on-going business growth we are looking to enhance our current team through the introduction of a new role of Assistant Site Manager to be based at a customer site in Redcar.

The key aspects of the role include:

Daily supervision and management of multi-disciplined shift teams with a key focus on the health and safety of employees in line with company, external and customer expectations

Providing assistance with daily management of employees

Scheduling the use of and overseeing the maintenance of heavy mobile plant and equipment

Ensuring customer targets are met at multiple site locations across each shift team

Ability to forecast manpower requirements associated with customer expectations and co-ordinate manning to meet operational targets across sites

Attendance and contribution at a variety of meetings

Commercial awareness to ensure targets are achieved within budget without compromising health, safety or working standards

Maintaining budgetary and invoicing responsibility

This role requires a highly organized person who has excellent planning and IT skills. Knowledge of plant equipment would be desirable although not essential. This is a busy role and the ability to adapt, be flexible and work under pressure is important. A recognized qualification in management or leadership as well as an appropriate health and safety certificate would be advantageous.

Interested applicants should send a copy of their curriculum vitae and a brief covering letter with salary expectations/current remuneration package to AV Dawson HR Department via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please quote reference AVD/006/2018

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