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Transport Planner

Location: COATBRIDGE, LANARKSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM Salary: 25,000-27,000 GBP (UK Pounds) Per annum, inc Benefits
Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: about 2 months ago Reference: X3-330076

Are you an experienced Transport Manager/Planner/Traffic Operator?

I am looking for an immediately available candidate to work with one a leading transport and logistics providers who provide a high value delivery solution across the UK and Europe

Job Title - Local Artic Operator
Type - Permanent 
Salary - Up to £28,000 per annum
Hours - 45 Hours Per Week


To liaise with all customers and service providers relating to all aspects of service delivery 
- To ensure the cost effective utilisation of all fleet vehicles
- To continuously monitor & review all Operational procedures ensuring that all legal obligations are adhered to
- To ensure formal hand-over with day shift operations & brief night shift supervisor
- Ensure work / processes are well planned & organised within Coatbridge Transport Operations determining most effective work       practices
- To monitor all agreed Customer Service Levels
- To confirm immediately to Customer Service any non-conformance to agreed Customer Service Level
- To be fully responsible for all areas of control and operation of approved subcontractors and agency staff 
- To record and control all areas of attendance
- Manage Fleet compliance – Servicing / Mot / Defect Reporting
- To carry out regular appraisal of drivers.
- To ensure that the Health & Safety and other relevant legislation are duly adhered to.
- To investigate accidents where advised and take appropriate actions once root causes have been established.
- Manage Driver resource - Holidays / Absence / RTW / Tacho Counselling etc in line with local agreements and company policies


- CPC in National Road Haulage (required)
- 3 Years Experience 
- Experience within a similar position
- Strong Knowledge of Transport Operations 
- Excellent problem solving skills
- Ability to work to tight deadlines
- Strong leadership & team building skills
- Capable of working within a pressurized environment
- Excellent IT skills
- Excellent communication skills, adaptable to all levels of colleague
- Knowledge of fleet compliance 
- Flexible attitude to hours of work

If this role is of interest and you wish to take the next exciting step in your career then please do not hesitate to apply or contact me. What are you waiting for!

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