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Transport Planner

  • Location:

    County Londonderry

  • Sector:

    Multi Sector

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    DOE

  • Contact:

    3D Personnel

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)2871228449

  • Job ref:

    12685

  • Published:

    1 day ago

  • Expiry date:

    04-03-2021

Transport Planner/s
Ref. VAC-12685
County Derry
Permanent. Full-Time Hours
Salary D.O.E.
We have partnered with one of the U.K.s most established Service Providers to assist them in sourcing and appointing Transport Planner for their multi-disciplinary team in Co Derry. They have a vast geographical reach and their customers range from Blue Chip companies to independently owned businesses.

Purpose of the role:
Reporting to the Transport Manager, the Transport Planner will be primarily involved in the routing of vehicles throughout the UK, Ireland, and Europe. The Transport Planner must be highly motivated and fully committed, a good team player and have exceptional organisational ability.

Key Duties/Responsibilities
Communicating with internal/external customers on a regular basis to determine and meet their requirements;
Supporting drivers & issuing instructions;
Liaising with key suppliers including shipping companies, maintenance facilities and tank cleaning stations;
Scheduling proactive and reactive maintenance of vehicles and tankers;
Scheduling the cleaning of tankers at tank wash stations;
Administrative tasks associated with UK & EU customs declarations;
Inputting, reviewing, and verifying information within a bespoke transport information management system (TIMS);
Working under your own initiative and meeting deadlines.

What we are looking for
GCSE Maths (Grade B or above), and GCSE English (Grade B or above), and at least 3 other GCSEs at Grades A-C. Qualifications equivalent to GCSEs are acceptable.
Full Driving Licence
Full Proficiency in Word and Excel
Good Communication Skills
Excellent Organisational Skills
Excellent Attention to Detail
Ability to work well as part of a team or individually, often in a busy working environment and establish effective working relationships at all levels of the business

Transport or equivalent degree;
National CPC;
Knowledge of Roads Network;
Experience in Transport Planning.

What is on offer?
A career opportunity with an established company solely focused on consistently delivering a first-class service to their clients each and every time.

Working hours operate on a rotating weekly shift basis.
Week 1 Mon – Fri 0700- 1530.
Week 2 Mon – Fri 1100- 1900.
Week 3 Mon – Fri 0700- 1530.
Week 4 Mon – Fri 1100 – 1900
& Sat 0800 -1200 (on call)

How to Apply:
Please send your full and up to date CV along with a cover note or email to our Multi-Sector team in order to apply for this role.
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