ABOUT ROBERT MONK TRANSPORT

About RMT

Robert Monk Transport Limited run a variety of scheduled and ‘on demand’ freight and linehaul services, on our main operating corridor from Auckland, via Mount Maunganui to Gisborne, East Coast, Napier and Hastings. However, we also travel North Island wide as required.

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Meet the Team

Robert Monk

Robert Monk

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Robert is based at the regional office in Opotiki, from where he oversees the running of the business, along with the day to day operations of the Opotiki depot.

Marlina (Robert’s wife) not only supports him, but also helps with the administration duties at the Opotiki office.

Robert liaises with his Operations and Administration teams at the Head Office in Mount Maunganui and Gisborne to ensure the continual smooth running of the company.

Steve Monk

Steve Monk

WORKSHOP MANAGER

Steve is the Workshop Manager and runs the workshop in Opotiki, where he is supported by an experienced team of mechanics.

The workshop liaise closely with the wider RMT team to ensure that the vehicles are maintained to a high standard, ensuring the safety of both staff and other road users.

Donald De Ru

Donald De Ru

OPERATIONS MANAGER

Donald has been with the company for over 10 years, and is the Operations Manager.

He is supported by a team of Dispatchers, and is responsible for the daily truck operations, dealing with the company drivers and liaising with customers to ensure that all of their needs are met in a timely manner.

Ira Kohere

Ira Kohere

DISPATCH COORDINATOR

Ira has been with Robert Monk Transport Limited for a number of years, initially as a driver and then moving into Dispatch at our regional Gisborne office.

He is supported by our team of both linehaul and local delivery drivers, and liaises with the other RMT branches to ensure that all freight movements are dealt with in accordance to customers requirements.

Meet the Team

Robert Monk

Robert Monk

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Robert is based at the regional office in Opotiki, from where he oversees the running of the business, along with the day to day operations of the Opotiki depot.

Marlina (Robert’s wife) not only supports him, but also helps with the administration duties at the Opotiki office.

Robert liaises with his Operations and Administration teams at the Head Office in Mount Maunganui and Gisborne to ensure the continual smooth running of the company.

Steve Monk

Steve Monk

WORKSHOP MANAGER

Steve is the Workshop Manager and runs the workshop in Opotiki, where he is supported by an experienced team of mechanics.

The workshop liaise closely with the wider RMT team to ensure that the vehicles are maintained to a high standard, ensuring the safety of both staff and other road users.

Donald De Ru

Donald De Ru

OPERATIONS MANAGER

Donald has been with the company for over 10 years, and is the Operations Manager.

He is supported by a team of Dispatchers, and is responsible for the daily truck operations, dealing with the company drivers and liaising with customers to ensure that all of their needs are met in a timely manner.

Ira Kohere

Ira Kohere

DISPATCH COORDINATOR

Ira has been with Robert Monk Transport Limited for a number of years, initially as a driver and then moving into Dispatch at our regional Gisborne office.

He is supported by our team of both linehaul and local delivery drivers, and liaises with the other RMT branches to ensure that all freight movements are dealt with in accordance to customers requirements.

Meet the Team

Robert Monk

Robert Monk

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Robert is based at the regional office in Opotiki, from where he oversees the running of the business, along with the day to day operations of the Opotiki depot.

Marlina (Robert’s wife) not only supports him, but also helps with the administration duties at the Opotiki office.

Robert liaises with his Operations and Administration teams at the Head Office in Mount Maunganui and Gisborne to ensure the continual smooth running of the company.

Steve Monk

Steve Monk

WORKSHOP MANAGER

Steve is the Workshop Manager and runs the workshop in Opotiki, where he is supported by an experienced team of mechanics.

The workshop liaise closely with the wider RMT team to ensure that the vehicles are maintained to a high standard, ensuring the safety of both staff and other road users.

Donald De Ru

Donald De Ru

OPERATIONS MANAGER

Donald has been with the company for over 10 years, and is the Operations Manager.

He is supported by a team of Dispatchers, and is responsible for the daily truck operations, dealing with the company drivers and liaising with customers to ensure that all of their needs are met in a timely manner.

Ira Kohere

Ira Kohere

DISPATCH COORDINATOR

Ira has been with Robert Monk Transport Limited for a number of years, initially as a driver and then moving into Dispatch at our regional Gisborne office.

He is supported by our team of both linehaul and local delivery drivers, and liaises with the other RMT branches to ensure that all freight movements are dealt with in accordance to customers requirements.

What Our Clients say

“The team at Robert Monk Tansport work really hard to provide us with solutions for our freight requirements throughout the North Island. The drivers are friendly, the despatchers are efficient and the planning and communication is great.”

– Emma, Te Puke

Company Quality Policy

Robert Monk Transport Limited is committed to providing quality transport services and dry goods storage to meet the needs of our customers.

OUR QUALITY

Beginning with a clear definition of customers’ expectations, we strive to consistently meet or exceed these requirements. In doing so, we adhere to applicable standards and customer specific requirements to provide processes that ensure we achieve this.

We strive for excellence in all that we do.
We focus on the needs of our customers to provide them with high levels of service.
We develop trust and respect in our dealing with customers.

OUR COMMUNITY

Robert Monk Transport Limited is committed to supporting the communities within which we operate. We believe in the practice of social responsibility and encourage similar behavior in our employees and suppliers, and in doing so we support the conservation of the physical environment.

OUR PEOPLE

Our employees’ welfare and interests are foremost throughout all aspects of our business and to achieve this we are committed to:

  • Creating and nurturing an environment of success based on honesty and integrity.
  • Empowerment through training and communication.
  • Providing a safe and secure work environment.

Robert Monk Transport Limited are committed to the continual improvement of this Quality Policy and will ensure that the necessary resources to implement and maintain it are made available. To achieve this we will:

 

  • Ensure that any contact with Robert Monk Transport Limited is simple and effective.
  • Evaluate feedback from our customers as the users of our services.
  • Monitor the QMS, by regularly reviewing the system to ensure the effectiveness and that it reflects our current practices.

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Fuel Adjustment Factor

The Fuel Adjustment Factor (FAF) effective from the 1st of August 2019 will be 3.11%