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Transport Planner

Location: Goole
Rates: £12.95 - 12.95 per hour
Type: Contract

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    Transport Planner

    Region: E Riding of Yorkshire
    Rates: £12.95 - 12.95 per hour
    Location: Goole
    Type: Contract

    Full Description

    Logistics People are looking for Transport Planners to join our team.

    Location: Goole 

    Working Hours: 4 On 4 Off Night shifts 

    Pay rate: £11.46 p/hr

    We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Transport Planner to join our Doncaster depot. As one of our

    Transport Planners you will be playing a central role in creating effective transport plans for our customers within the

    wider Stobart network, whilst complying with legal responsibilities.

    What does working as a Transport Planner for Logistics People involve?

    Main Responsibilities & Objectives:

    • Effective management and planning of drivers, through on-going communication and using our state-of-the-art transport software
    • Controlling and planning an agreed amount of resource (vehicles, drivers, trailers); ensuring all legal requirements are adhered to (Working Time Directive and EU drivers’ hours regulations)
    • To ensure the daily plan is completed in real time managing resources effectively; maximising utilisation whilst minimising cost
    • Ensure that our internal tracking systems are kept organised and updated to an exceptional standard
    • Make regular use of in-house planning tools and systems to manage workload and monitor efficiency
    • Understanding and achieving key performance targets relating to the safety and efficiency of our fleet (including utilisation and costing)
    • Constantly communicate with our customer service teams and drivers to ensure customer KPI’s and targets are achieved and maintained


    What kind of person are we looking for?

    • As the successful candidate you will be able to work on your own initiative, with the willingness to resolve complex issues.
    • You should be able to comfortably organise your own workload and will be able to work in a pressurised environment to meet key deadlines.
    • You should be PC literate, with a working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word in particular.
    • You must also have at least 2 years’ experience in a transport and logistics environment.

    What are the benefits of working for Logistics People?

    • 24/7 on-site support
    • Career progression opportunities
    • Temp to Perm opportunities
    • Long term work
    • Modern Facilities
    • Immediate Starts
    • Great Rates Of Pay


    Why Choose Logistics People

    Access to our online system – giving live visibility of all shifts worked and booked. Full visibility of pay rates and a direct contact to the team.
    Our dedicated team are available 24/7 to answer any questions or queries you have.
    We support you with training so you can meet the needs of the role.
    Great selection of jobs available to meet your requirements.
    If you’re interested please click ‘Apply Now’ or give us a call on 01536 726870!

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