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Transport Planner

  • Job reference: 917821
  • Location: North Lanarkshire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Office & Commercial
  • Date posted: 12/02/2018

I'm currently recruiting a Transport Planner for my clients Head Office in North Lanarkshire. This is a permanent role that will incorporate a rotating shift pattern of Dayshift, Backshift and one in four weekends. As a Transport Planner you will report directly into the Transport Manager and be responsible for dealing with the drivers daily workloads, making sure drivers comply with applicable regulations and that all debriefs are carried out.

Key duties will include:

  • Working closely with a team of 60+ drivers across various locations.
  • Be responsible for all of the Scottish collections and deliveries.
  • Daily routing and organising workloads.
  • Liaise with HES workshop to ensure vehicles are maintained properly.
  • Create strong channels of communication between drivers and transport staff.

To be considered for this role you must have a very strong background in routing and planning and be able to deal with changes effectively and immediately. You must be able to think on your feet and manage any unexpected issues that arise in a professional manner.

Please submit your CV to Ryan Wilson.

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