- Start Date
- Container, General Haulage, Transport,
- Boldon Colliery, Jarrow, Cleadon, South Shields, East Boldon
- £32000-£32000 per annum(Benefits package)
- Tom Nichols
- 023 9284 1887
Transport Planner required for a Container Transport specialist based in South Shields.
Transport Planner MUST have a Container Transport background and/or have been a Transport Planner in a fast paced environment.
Please note this is a fixed term contract of 6 months.
25 days holiday
Profit share team
Plan and allocate daily work loads within the transport operation to meet customer requirements
Ensure relevant documentation is prepared and completed for all transport activities
Participate in the planning of drivers hours to ensure labour is used efficiently
Ensure customs clearance has been obtained for containers as required
Liaise with customers and ensure container release documentation is completed prior to delivery
Ensure compliance with all transport
Report and arrange repair with the maintenance suppliers trailer and vehicle defects
Assist in the preparation of transport forecasts
Price transport jobs, maintain and produce transport performance reports and (KPI's)
Maintain adequate working knowledge of the IT systems in order to perform the duties of the post effectively
Communicate effectively with customers, contractors and all staff
Proven track record in the effective planning and allocation of transport operations
Experience with Transport Management Systems
Excellent communication & organisational skills
Flexible approach to working hours
Manpack experience preferred
General Haulage experience
Transport Planning experience
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