Transport Planner

Location Tickhill, Doncaster, England
Discipline: Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Lifting & Handling, Traffic Management, Rail Plant, Material Handling
Associated job titles: Transport Controller, Transport Clerk , Transport Administrator , Transport Manager
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £26k - 32k per year
Contact name: Leo Edwards

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667223
Job ref: 38675
Published: about 1 month ago

Transport Planner

This Transport Planner / Transport Controller role is commutable from Tickhill, Maltby and Retford. This will involve shift work to meet the needs of the business on a 4 on and 4 off basis with hours -  6am-6pm or 9am-9pm. 

This Transport Planner role will assist the depot manager in the day to day transport planning for multi drop and adhoc deliveries and collections. As the company is expanding throughout the UK, this would be a fantastic opportunity to join this plant hire/construction firm. You will route a team of drivers deliveries/collections from vans up to Class 1 lorries.

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 Transport planner to join their professional team.

Duties will include:
- Scheduling movements of various plant hire equipment to high priority contracts
- Assisting with scheduling of routine servicing and repair of fleet
- 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 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 Transport Planner role:
- Regular team events/nights out
- Training & development with secondments to exciting projects
- 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.