Senior Transport Planner

Location North and South Anston
Discipline: Commercial Vehicles, Sweeper Hire, Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Powered Access, Power Generation, Accommodation, Builders Merchants, Agricultural, Lifting & Handling, Non Mechanical, Traffic Management, Rail Plant, Piling, Material Handling, Cranes, Heavy Plant, Groundcare, Demolition, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Transport Supervisor, Transport Controller, Transport Clerk , Transport Administrator , Transport Manager, Transport Planner
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Contact name: Leo Edwards

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667223
Job ref: 41879
Published: about 1 month ago

Senior Transport Planner role - Paying up to £45k you will work a set 8-5 shift 

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

As the most Senior Transport Planner you will require experience of reactive planning / next day or often same day planning. You will be planning routes for all categories of vehicles from Class 1 lorries to flat beds 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 region who are looking for an organised lead planner to join their professional team.

Duties of the Senior Transport Planner 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 Clerk 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:

  • 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.

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