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Transport Planner

Leeds, Yorkshire
£28,000 to £34,000
Job Type
26 Nov 2021

A leading multi model logistics business is looking for a Transport Planner to join their Leeds site. As an experienced Transport Planner you will assist in planning routes; managing drivers and ensuring the fleet are maintained. The role will be on a permanent night shift.

As a Transport Planner you will assist with the day to day running of vehicles to ensure prompt and on time deliveries to customers. You will be required to update transport systems to track vehicle, trailer and job status to meet delivery timings. You will ensure vehicles and trailers are serviced and MOT'd before being used and assist drivers in managing their hours and break requirements to be compliant at all times. You will also be required to assist drivers and customers with queries and any issues that arise during a route.

The right candidate will have similar experience in a transport environment; ideally with knowledge of containers. Ideally the person will be confident; strong communicator and able to work under pressure. It would also be an advantage if you have worked with Transport Software.

The role will be based in their Leeds depot and the working hours will be on a permanent night shift; 4 on 4 off 6pm - 6am. Some flexibility will be required due to the nature of the role in logistics and start and finish times may adjust slightly. On offer is a salary of £28,000 - £30,000 per annum depending on experience as well as a number of company benefits. Additionally following successful completion of the probation salary will be increased to £34,000 - £36,000 per annum.

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  • Job Reference: 431558546-2
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2021
  • Employer: P3 Search & Selection
    P3 Search & Selection
  • Location: Leeds, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £28,000 to £34,000
  • Sector: Administration and Support, Air Transport, Airport Operations, Business Development & Account Management, Couriers, Delivery & Postal, Coxswains, Ships Masters & Deck Officers, Crane, Hoist & Lift Operators, Customer Service, Defence & Emergency Services, Executive & Management, Finance, Analysis & Reporting, Fleet Management, Forklift & Plant Drivers, Freight, Furniture & Cargo Services, Government & Public Sector, IT, Systems & Digital, Logistics & Supply Chain, Public Transport, Rail Drivers, Rail Transport, Road Transport, Scheduling & Coordination, Transport Planning, Modelling & Design, Truck and Heavy Vehicle Drivers
  • Job Type: Permanent