Transport Planner

THe Recruitment Firm
£25,000 per annum
03 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


SALARY: £25,000 to £30,000

HOURS: Monday to Friday + Every Other weekend

Based in Birmingham (B76)

UK Transport Planning/Routing experience required

We have an immediate opening for a UK TRANSPORT PLANNER/ROUTER to join a Birmingham based Transport and Warehousing organisation.

The role will be to work in a busy, fast paced and high pressured UK Transport office, routing HGV vehicles throughout the UK.

Planning routes FULL LOAD TRAILERS,

Arranging deliveries

Briefing and debriefing drivers

Calculating drivers hours and delivery requirements

Speaking with drivers and customers,

Tracing and tracking deliveries, ETA’s etc

Rescheduling and rerouting vehicles

Resolving all transport issues that arise and updating the transport system.

The role requires a hands on TRANSPORT PLANNER/ROUTER who has experience of working in UK Transport operations, is hard working, with a team play work ethic and can be flexible with the demands of the job.

Hours of work are Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm, every other weekend and will include some on call shifts. Based in Birmingham (B76), offering a salary £25.000 to £30,000 depending on experience.