Production and Transport Controller

Apex Resource Management
Leamington Spa
22000.00 GBP Annual
14 Feb 2018
28 Feb 2018
Contract Type

Role: Production and Transport Controller

Location: Leamington Spa

Contract type: Permanent

Hours: Monday - Friday 1pm - 9:15pm

About the company:

Our client, an innovative and forward-thinking manufacturing company who are continuing to go through a huge period of growth are looking for an ambitious & enthusiastic Production/Transport Controller to join their existing team on a permanent basis.

What you will be doing:

  • Planning and tracking transport and production to enable lorries to be loaded ready for the following days delivery (Full training will be provided)
  • Communicating with the Machine Operatives and other members of staff ensuring smooth production and dealing with any problems
  • Reporting any issues to senior members of staff
  • Ensuring production and transport plans are up to date on the system
  • Generate reports at the end of the day
  • Checking drivers back in from deliveries
  • Move around factories and yards and be responsible for ensuring the buildings are secure at the end of the day

What we expect from you:

  • Previous experience in a similar role is desirable but not essential
  • Excellent communication skills across all levels
  • Ability to prioritise and problem solve
  • Ability to escalate any issues to Production Manager
  • Must be computer literate (training on specific packages will be provided)
  • Must have the ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Be proactive and enthusiastic