Transport Operator PM Shift

Job Type Supply Chain and Logistics
Location Aylesford
Partnership Level 9
Closing Date 23/09/2021
Salary £23,600.00 - £31,200.00
Salary Frequency Annual
Hours of Work 37.5


Hours of work: 14:00 to 22:00 on a rolling 5 from any 7 day rota.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Maintaining full compliance under current EU driving regulations and the Working Time Directive

  • Ensuring achievement of productivity targets, agreed key customer service levels and key performance indicators within cost targets

  • Ensuring health and safety procedures are adhered to. To ensure Partners are treated fairly and with respect

  • Deputising for the Transport Section Manager in their absence

  • Managing the general office and associated areas whilst ensuring good housekeeping and standards of tidiness are maintained

What you’ll have:

  • Be results orientated and deadline driven

  • Be self motivated and proactive in approach

  • Has a good degree of literacy and numeracy

  • Good PC skills

  • Is logistically minded

  • Works well under pressure

  • Has good communication skills

  • Ensure departmental & Partnership processes complied with.

  • Is reliable and punctual

  • Understands the basics of Health and Safety procedures

  • Supply Chain experience Transport /Warehouse Office experience

What else you may bring:

  • Good working knowledge of IT systems

  • ( Email / MS office / Paragon )

  • National CPC qualification

Additional Information

The Partnership supports agile and flexible working practices, such as when, where and how we work. We have several different ways to work flexibly, including part-time, flexible or compressed hours, and job sharing. Head office areas also support a blended working approach. You'll have the opportunity to discuss this further with the hiring manager during your interview and, where it is operationally practicable, they'll do all they can to accommodate your needs.

Please consider the following when making your application:

- We occasionally close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications. Therefore, we recommend you apply early

- Print off the job description now if you require it

- Ensure you have an up-to-date CV 

Duties and Responsibilities

Responsible for managing Partnership and agency Drivers over a 24 hours a day, 7 day a week transport operation.

We positively celebrate Diversity & Inclusion in the John Lewis Partnership. Our aim is to become the UK’s most inclusive business - for our Partners and for our customers, reflecting and connecting with the diverse communities that we serve. We want people from all walks of life to feel valued for their individuality, thrive in our business and share a sense of belonging. To find out more about D&I in the John Lewis Partnership click here -

Attachment: Transport Operator WR Distribution JD.pdf 


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