Senior Transport Planner

Discipline: Plant Hire, Commercial Vehicles, Tool Hire, Powered Access, Power Generation, Agricultural, Traffic Management, Fleet Management, Rail Plant, Cranes, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Transport Planner, Transport Controller, Transport Clerk , Transport Administrator
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Contact name: Leo Edwards

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667223
Job ref: 40567
Published: 12 days ago

Senior Transport Planner - this role will pay between £35k and £42k (dependent purely on your training/development/ qualifications) - Interviews are being arranged for wc 30th January so get your application in NOW. 

This Senior Transport Planner role is commutable from Clowne, Maltby & the North/South Anston areas.


As the most Senior Transport Planner you may have a CPC qualification. You will be planning routes for all categories of vehicles from Class 1 lorries to vans across multiple contracts for construction based customers. You will be working for a Blue Chip supplier of a complete range of construction equipment across the UK who are looking for an organised lead planner to join their professional team.

Duties will include:

  • Scheduling movements of various plant hire equipment to high priority contracts
  • Manage & coordinate all available drivers while utilising your fleet. This will include lorries, hiabs, trailers and the shunters. 
  • Route planning whilst ensuring drivers hours and WTD are adhered to
  • Tachograph, smart analysis and Telematics reports to be processed and any issues or trends fed back to line managers

To be successful in the role of Senior Transport Planner, you will have previously worked in positions as a Transport Controller, Transport Router, Logistics Coordinator, Transport Manager or Logistics Planner. Also if you have a background in construction, civils or the hire industry it would be an advantage.

Benefits of the Senior Transport Planner role:

  • Competitive salary of £35k - £42k (discuss fully)
  • Regular team events/nights out
  • Training & development with management courses available
  • Ongoing coaching and mapped out progression paths. Our client loves to promote from within!

Please note that all potential employment offers are subject to pre-employment checks.

To learn more about this Senior Transport Planner role apply in the first instance or call/email 01933 667223 /