Transport Planner

XPO Logistics
£27k per year
30 Sep 2017
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Can you plan the delivery of various routes across the UK?

We are seeking a Transport Planner to join our new site in Tamworth. You`ll be responsible for planning drops across various routes, for multi-temperature produce. As you would expect, it`s a busy and fast-paced environment, and you`ll need to be comfortable making decisions quickly and thinking on your feet.

We need you to be able to plan already, so we`re looking for someone already working in a transport environment. Ideally, you will have experience of using a planning system such as Paragon. You will need a clear understanding of up to date driver legislation - driver hours etc. You`ll also need to be flexible to cover for your colleagues from time to time.

The role is currently offered on a shift pattern of any 5 from 7 (predominantly Tuesday to Saturday) 10am-6pm.

We offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) and we also offer you the option to buy additional days. You`ll have access to variety high street discounts, as well as childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.

If you have what it takes to transform the future, with a company ethos of `you grow, we grow`, then we`d love to hear from you.

XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) is a top ten global logistics provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. The company operates as a highly-integrated network of people, technology and physical assets in 31 countries, with over 90,000 employees and 1,435 locations. XPO uses its network to help more than 50,000 customers manage their goods more efficiently throughout their supply chains. The company has two reporting segments: transportation and logistics, and within these segments, its business is well diversified by geographies, verticals and types of service. XPO`s European headquarters is in Lyon, France and its corporate headquarters is in Greenwich, Conn., USA.

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