This Transport Controller role commutable from Rainham, Romford, Hornchurch although this is a regional role with some travel to head office and other depots.
Salary: £30k - £35k DOE Plus Company Car or Car allowance
Our client are a leading hire company who supply specialist plant hire equipment to the construction and civil sectors. Due to continued growth within the business, this opportunity has arisen for a Transport Controller to work within a busy modern office.
You will be working within compliance, health & safety foremost ensuring all of your drivers are working within WTD / drivers hours guidelines.
To ensure all transport movements undertaken within the region and nationally are executed in an efficient manner, in line with company policies and adhering to latest H&S regulations. You will review performance and costs, carry out KPI's and driver audits using telematics data, preventing accidents & investigating infringements, advisories & training gaps. Driver licence checks, DCPC & digital tachographs are updated and logged.
You will need to be a well organised individual working closely alongside your team members and Line Manager. Having an excellent geographical knowledge of London and South East is highly preferable.
Knowledge of the transport industry and legislation is essential for this role, as well as having any previous experience and qualifications - you will ideally hold an international or national CPC possibly working to FORS Gold standard. You may have been a transport manager, regional transport controller or transport coordinator.
Skills Required for the Transport Controller;
Benefits for the Transport Controller:
Excellent salary, car or allowance, corporate benefits scheme as standard e.g. Pension, healthcare etc..
Heavy Plant, Material Handling, Non Mechanical, Plant Hire, Tool Hire
Alternative Job Title(s):
Transport Administrator,Transport Clerk,Transport Controller