Transport planner Job In Bristol

Transport planner


  • £27000 - £30000 per annum
  • Posted: 19/04/2018
  • Bristol
  • Job Ref: 150tp1904
  • Permanent

Job Details

Transport planner required for a small traffic office team based in north Bristol

  • Annual salary £27,000 - £30,000
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension
  • Gym Membership
  • Health cashback plan
About the role
  • Ensure the cost-effective operation of a contract fleet of 12 vehicles
  • Assess daily volumes of traffic and determine vehicles required
  • Route and schedule the fleet to meet customer collection and delivery times
  • Update the traffic management system
  • Liaise closely with our contract customer’s staff and maintain an excellent working relationship
  • Source sub-contractor vehicles to supplement own fleet
  • Ensure nightly trunking operation is organised and efficiently operated
  • Control, organise and motivate driving staff
  • Work in conjunction with other members of the traffic team to achieve all plans and targets via effective team working
  • Prepared to work extended hours, when required, to ensure all targets are met
  • Out of hours contact on a rota basis will be required.
The right candidate
  • Previous experience of traffic planning, running a fleet of vehicles and driver control.
  • Well-developed computer skills
  • Experience of planning multi drop deliveries
  • Road Haulage CPC holder preferable
To find out more, please apply online with an up to date CV or give us a call on 0117 9294422 and ask for Gary

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