Depot Manager (Nights)

Dublin (South County)

A leading national parcel express operator, now seeks applications for the position of Night Depot Manager overseeing the Sunday - Thursday team (3 Supervisors) from 9pm - 6am. The ideal individual will be a proven "People Manager" with exceptional interpersonal skills.  


  • Plan and organize the teams to ensure that operational requirements and service levels are achieved.
  • Ensure that the teams are fully trained and performing in line with their job specification, compliant with company health and safety policy, including (but not limited to) manual handling and fire evacuating procedures.
  • Take responsibility for shift Health and Safety issues in conjunction with company Health and Safety guidelines.
  • Manage use of temporary employees through close monitoring, briefing and motivation to ensure performance criteria is met.
  • Plan contingencies to minimize business risk and ensure that all requirements are continually met.
  • Develop and maintain effective local working relationships within the framework of the company’s procedure agreements and associated policies.
  • Daily reporting requirements and scheduling as necessary.

Key Requirements

  • Previous people-management experience with a particular emphasis on support, motivation and being the main conduit for issue resolution.
  • Minimum 5 years experience at management level within a Transport, Distribution, Road Freight, Courier or Logistics company.  
  • Problem-solving and planning effective contingencies and solutions.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work on your own initiative, well organised to prioritize your workload.
  • Flexible, can do attitude approach to work.
  • Ability to communicate confidently at all levels.
  • Motivating and driving teams.
  • Problem-solving and planning effective contingencies and solution

Full time, Permanent, Working hours 9pm - 6am, Sunday to Thursday.


For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity, please contact Garvan Cerasi