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Transport Planner

  • Location: Swadlincote
  • Salary: £24,000 - £25,000
  • Contract hours: FullTime

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Transport Planner / Router Swadlincote, DE11Full Time, PermanentSalary £24,000 - £25,000Our Client is looking for a new transport planner to join their existing team while they expand their operations on a permanent basis.As a Transport Planner/Router, you will provide effective and efficient management of route planning of a variety of vehicles whilst adhering to polices and procedure. This is a full time, permanent position working 45 hours per week, Monday to Friday plus occasional Saturdays (mainly for training).Our Client is one of the key players in multimodal logistics, warehousing and estates management and are already building a reputation as a centre of renewable energy expertise.The roleTo provide effective and efficient organisation and management of route planning for a variety of vehicles (up to 17 trucks plus subcontractors)To follow company procedures and maintain transport recordsMaintain open and effective two way communication with all drivers, internal and external contact. Providing driver debriefsBook in vehicles for services and MOT’s as and when required on the scheduleTo monitor drivers working time directive & driving time and also dealing with any driving infringements using FTA applicationsTo deal with all vehicle defects and getting them repaired by correct maintenance providersYou will haveDemonstrable experience as a transport plannerPassion for our Client’s business and strong work ethic.Confidence with the ability to take responsibility and make decisions in a pressurised environment.Ability to learn quickly, respond positively to changing demands, embrace and implement new ideas in a fluid and growing operation.Excellent communication, organisational, administration and logical problem solving skills.Ability to multitask a large workload with high attention to detail and accuracy.Knowledge and experience of GTS software would be advantageous.Customer focus with the ability to build effective relationships with team, client and other third parties.Apply Now with an up to date CV for consideration planning



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