Transport Planner

Posted 16 March by Search Consultancy Easy Apply

Are you a Transport Planner wanting to work in an engaging, team spirited and rewarding environment? Based at Crick, Daventry this Transport Planners job will see you take ownership for the planning and running of the depots fleet of vehicles ensuring operational objectives are achieved each shift. You will be rewarded with a salary between £23,000 and £25,000, 28 days holiday, work wear and government pension scheme.

The Transport Planners role will see you designing inbound and outbound routes for the depot, allocating vehicles and driver's dependant on load size and geographical coverage. You will work closely with the Depot Management and Commercial teams to build robust plans that can accommodate additional sales, seasonal peaks and back-haul loads. You will issue and receive relevant driver paperwork at the beginning and end of each shift and maintaining accurate electronic records.

As a Transport Planner you already know the importance of utilising transport planning software to get the most out of commercial aspects of your plans whilst adhering to driver hours and legislation. It is hoped that you will have experience in a busy multi-drop environment and be able to demonstrate how the plans that you create deliver cost efficient and on time delivery to customer sites.

The working week is 4 day shifts on, 4 day shifts off.

The business themselves are a highly successful logistics business operating 450 vehicles across the UK and having in excess of 5 million square foot of warehousing.

To be considered for this job please click the apply now button and you will be contacted as soon as possible to discuss your application.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

Required skills

  • Transport Planner
  • Transport Coordinator
  • Transport Scheduler
  • Transport Plans

Reference: 34704480

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