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Transport Planner - Containers

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Transport Planner - Containers

  • Location:

    Huntingdon

  • Sector:

    TRANSPORT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £26000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Tom Nichols

  • Contact email:

    tomn@wr-logistics.com

  • Job ref:

    TN8745_1618923463

  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-06-04

Experienced in UK road transport?
Experienced in UK road movement to and from ports?
Familiar with containers and trailers?
Managed the drivers and the office?

This could be the perfect role for you…

The Package :

Salary £26K - £29K
29 days holiday
Pension - 4%
Rotating shifts to be discussed at interview

The Role:

The Transport Planner will be Supervising drivers dealing with UK road haulage mainly to and from ports.
The Transport Planner will ensure the team will effectively plan vehicle routes by fully utilising own vehicles to the required levels of customer service, whilst also adhering to Drivers hours legislation and maintenance requirements.
The Transport Planner will issue drivers with clear instruction and react to any changing situation
Manage vehicle routing processes at minimum cost to successfully deliver customer requirements
Transport technical and operational knowledge and experience; experience and ability to manage a large team of drivers in a fast-moving operational environment.

Requirements:

Experience planning UK Road Transport

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