Transport Planner

Recruiter
White Recruitment Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£18,000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
25 Apr 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Transport Planner - Birmingham - £25k A Family owned General Haulage Company based in Birmingham is looking for an experienced Transport Planner to join the team. You will be working in a small Transport office routing approximately 30 vehicle across the UK. It is preferred that you have a General Haulage background. The Package: £18k - £25kHours to be discussed (3 Patterns available. Morning, Days & Nights)28 days holidayPension SchemeThe Successful Transport Planner will: Be responsible for ensuring the companies own fleet of vehicles are efficiently routed and utilised to their full capacityCommunicate any operational issues to both Customers and Drivers in good time, reacting to any changes in situationPlan routes in compliance with WTD and ensure that Drivers Hours are complaint with relevant legislationMonitor vehicle compliance, ensuring that they are maintained to both VOSA and Company standardsFind backhaul for every run to reduce empty mileageYou must keep accurate information and ensure it is correctly recorded Transport Planner Requirements: You must have experience of General HaulageGroupage experience2 years experience within a fast paced transport officeCPC beneficialBackhaul sourcing experience is requiredExcellent IT skillsGood knowledge of Transport legislation If your experience matches please forward your CV immediatelyWhite Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy