Plant And Transport Administrator

Location Hackney
Discipline: Plant Hire, Agricultural, Heavy Plant, Demolition, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Transport Controller, Transport Clerk , Transport Administrator , Administrator, Plant/Rental Administrator , Assistant Hire Controller , Procurement Assistant
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Contact name: Rachel Simpson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667229
Job ref: 40901
Published: 22 days ago

Plant And Transport Administrator - Salary up to £30k! 

This is an opportunity for a Plant and Transport Administrator to be part of a highly motivated and experienced team working in their depot based near to East London.

The company has a national network of depots and is now recruiting for an additional member of staff to assist with transport bookings. The company supplies a wide range of equipment to construction sites. Therefore experience within a Plant Hire/Construction/Civils company would also be an advantage

The successful Plant And Transport Administrator Candidate:

The ideal candidate should be enthusiastic and motivated and have experience working in a similar role, with geographical knowledge. Candidates with an interest in the transport/logistics industry will also be considered for this role.

Responsibilities of the Plant And Transport Administrator

  • Providing support for the plant and transport departments

  • Booking in deliveries in advance for major construction contractors

  • Ensure transport fleets operate in compliance with all statutory legal requirements

  • Continuously improve standards.

  • Manage all transport and logistic activities ensuring efficiency at all times

  • Monitor customer feedback and deal with concerns promptly

  • Liaise with colleagues to optimise efficiency and ensure that all quality procedures are met

  • Completion of daily task sheets, inputting information onto the company's database

  • Pro-actively promote the Company at all times

  • Maintain levels of Health and Safety to company procedures

Requirements of the Plant And Transport Administrator

  • Good knowledge of computer software systems

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Accurate administration skills

  • Ability to work under pressure to set deadlines and prioritise tasks

  • A confident and flexible attitude

  • Good knowledge of Health, Safety and Quality Control

  • Previous background in transport and logistics or Plant Hire would be an advantage


  • Salary up to £30k

  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays

 All potential employment offers are subject to pre-employment checks