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Transport Planner - Temp to Perm

  • Location: Bristol Avon
  • Salary: £10 - £13.50 per hour
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 12/06/2018

Transport planner required in Bedminster, Bristol for a national transport company on a temp to perm basis

About the role

- Hours 40 hour week (flexible start times) possible weekend work
- Paying £10 per hour plus overtime after 8 hours
- Temp to perm role
- Weekly pay

- Ensure the cost-effective operation of a fleet of 15 HGV vehicles
- Assess daily volumes of traffic and determine vehicles required
- Route and schedule the fleet to meet customer collection and delivery times
- Update the traffic management system
- Ensure nightly trunking operation is organised and efficiently operated
- Control, organise and motivate driving staff
- Work in conjunction with other members of the traffic team to achieve all plans and targets via effective team working
- Prepared to work extended hours, when required, to ensure all targets are met

The right candidate

- Previous experience of traffic planning, running a fleet of vehicles and driver control.
- Well-developed computer skills (word, Excel etc)
- Experience of planning multi drop deliveries
- Knowledge of using “Tops road” planning system

To find out more, please apply online with an up to date CV or give us a call on 0117 9294422 and ask for Gary

Due to the high number of applications that we receive, we may be unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 21 days, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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