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Transport Operations Manager

Vacancy Salary £45000 plus bonus & benefits
Vacancy Location Barnsley
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Role: Operations Manager 

Location: Barnsley

Salary: £45,000 plus bonus and benefits

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours Per Week: 39 Hours


We have an exciting opportunity for a Transport Operations Manager to join us at our BRAND NEW SUPERHUB in Barnsley.  We’re always on the lookout for top talent to join our growing business. In fact, we never stand still, we work hard, make quick decisions and deliver to our ambitious goals every day.


Because of the 24/7 nature of our operation, this is not a Monday-Friday, 9-5pm position, the role does require flexibility to fit in line with volumes of the business. To support our operation and manage your fleet fully, there will be occasions when you will be on site across the shift and potentially weekends as needed. But more importantly you must be able to make operational and strategic decisions at pace and have the self-belief to commit to a plan of action.


With fantastic growth and success over past years, it’s time to shape our future.  With our recent exciting rebrand from Hermes to Evri we are all about our people, our planet and our communities.  

Our refreshed values are important to us; Do the right Thing, Celebrate Cost Leadership, Be Dynamic and Deliver for  Customers. Our Evri people are what set us apart. 

We are looking for individuals to come and join the Evri family that share our passion and drive to delight our Customers.

Evri, has confirmed that it will be recruiting for 900 full time roles at its new superb parcel distribution hub in Barnsley which is due to be completed as scheduled in September 2022. And we are looking for Operations Managers. Could that person be you?


What will you do in the role?

  • Support Barnsley Hub’s Transport General Manager with all operational costs and performance reports and be able to demonstrate strong cost leadership.
  • Support the Transport GM to develop a peak plan in line with forecasted volumes and or changes in automation to meet financial and resourcing needs.
  • Promote and drive consistency to ensure the delivery of excellent operational standards.
  • Carry out regular individual 121’s, performance reviews and team meetings.
  • H&S and quality audits including risk assessments and safe systems of work in all Transport areas.
  • Prepare detailed shift reports, root causing failed KPI’s supported evidence and an action plan to improve.
  • Develop a peak plan for your area of responsibility in line with forecasted volumes and or changes in automation to meet financial and resourcing needs.
  • Promote and drive consistency to ensure the delivery of excellent operational standards.


  • What skills/qualifications are required?
  • Named CPC holder on Operators licence with CPC National qualification
  • Good Maths and English skills written and verbal
  • PC Literate
  • Full current driving licence
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of operational processes and practices, particularly Transport operations
  • Proven ability to build business knowledge and translate into working practices and procedures
  • Must be able to work on own initiative in a pressurised environment


What can we offer you?

We offer an excellent remuneration package with fantastic opportunities for progression, learning and development.


This is a great opportunity to be part of an exciting, forward-thinking business.  Don’t take or word for it though – This is what Conrad Ingram, our Regional Van Network Manager had to say:

“Evri are a very forward thinking and progressive employer, there are massive opportunities for career progression for anyone who is hard working, committed and has the capability in this every expanding, growing, challenging and exciting business”

Come and join us in our exciting operation to deliver a fantastic parcel experience to our customers for our clients Evri day!

Every parcel, every person, every place – every delivery made for you.

Evri is leading the way in creating responsible delivery experiences for everyone, everywhere. And we’re doing that by offering the most convenient way to send, receive and return parcels without costing the earth.

Whether it’s a customer sending a present to a friend, a marketplace trader shipping in bulk or a major retailer such as John Lewis, asos or Next, we’ve got it covered. With our team of 30,000 couriers, thousands of local ParcelShops and a growing network of hubs and depots across the country, we safely get parcels from A to everywhere.

And it’s not just customers and retailers who trust us. We’ve won loads of industry awards over the past few years, including gongs for IT, innovation and our green fleet.

But we wouldn’t be the biggest dedicated parcel delivery company in the UK without amazing people. We’re a friendly, ambitious and diverse bunch, united by a passion for delivering the best customer experience. We have great opportunities throughout the business, so take a look to see where you might fit in. We can’t wait to hear from you.

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