We are looking for a skilled Route Officer to oversee the activities of our vehicles. You will be responsible for safety of our drivers, trucks, consignment and other road users from the point of loading to final destination.
This can only be achieved by obeying traffic rules and regulations.
Maintains compliance of approved speed limit of 50km / h and report defaulters.
Oversee and maintains accuracy and compliance with required paperwork.
Enlighten drivers on company policies and procedures.
Coordinates work hours. This includes scheduling, approving time-off requests, tracking absences and timekeeping.
Schedule future maintenance sessions and advise drivers on good vehicle use.
Provide accurate estimates (cost, time, effort) for a repair or maintenance job.
Keep logs on work and issues.
Maintain company vehicles in good condition.
Skills and Competence :
Thorough knowledge of traffic laws and defensive driving.
Strong communication skills.
Verbal and written communication skills, using tact and diplomacy in dealing with subordinates and the general public.
Ability to effectively plan, organize and direct the work of others.
Willingness to comply with safety regulations.
Skill in evaluating current system and recommend new ways of improvements.
Key Requirements :
Degree in Transport Management or related Degree
3 - 6 years cognate experience
Satisfactory completion of DOT medical evaluation and drug tests.
Private Health Insurance
Paid Time Off
Training & Development