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Transport Controller

Posted 31 January by Extrastaff Limited Easy Apply Ended

Working in our 2 man Home Delivery operation, and reporting to the Transport Manager, the Transport Controller is responsible for monitoring routes, dispatching Home Delivery technicians, fleet & driver's hours, compliance, de-breifing at end of shift and resource utilisation.

Shift patterns for this role will be any 5 days from 7, on a 6am -230pm or 1pm - 930pm shift (earlies & afternoon)

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in the daily running of the transport operation by completing all administrative and legislative tasks required to maintain performance of the operation.
  • To conduct driver debriefing of all Home Delivery technicians to an acceptable standard and to ensure that all key accountabilities and processes are audited after every shift.
  • To liaise with other departments to ensure all delayed departures and/or deliveries are clearly communicated to relevant area.
  • To despatch and debrief multiple teams in a busy office environment, and to instruct according to operational requirements and schedule adherence.
  • Accurate completion of daily transport paperwork in-line with company policy and procedures.
  • Collation & input of statistical information for various Transport reports.
  • Liaising with other Distribution Centres/departments within the site and the wider contract.
  • Assist with the management of vehicle defects through the VOR process
  • Support the Transport Manager in driving a culture of customer service and cost efficiency

Experience & Qualifications

  • Have experience within a busy operational office environment.
  • Experience in a transport environment and knowledge of legislation relating to drivers & LGV / HGV's is key
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Good numerical skills.
  • Positive and flexible attitude to work.
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Able to work flexible shifts, across 7 days
  • Strong attention to detail to ensure documentation is correct and error free.
  • Comfortable working to tight deadlines.
  • PC Literate.

Reference: 34360258

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