Senior Transport Operator

£25000 - £35000 per annum
07 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am recruiting for a Senior Transport Operator for a well-established global freight company. They are looking for someone with a General Haulage background with sound experience gained as a Transport Manager, Transport Operator Transport Planner or Transport Supervisor. Salary is negotiable up to circa £35k. The role presents an exciting opportunity to deliver a brand new service within their Birmingham site.

The profile of their business is changing and whilst the client has concentrated on one specific area of haulage for several years they now want to include another service. They are looking for the right Senior Transport Operator to control their new palletised goods haulage desk. You would be responsible for implementing and running the fleet desk for the palletised freight network, managing a fleet of circa 10 vehicles, to include curtain side and box vehicles.

The successful Senior Transport Operator will carry out the following duties:

- Planning Routes
- Planning Loads
- Driver De-Briefing
- Ensuring outstanding customer service
- Overseeing legal compliance regarding drivers working hours

To be a successful Senior Transport Operator you will need to have the following skills/experience:

- General Haulage experience
- Palletised Goods experience
- Route Planning Skills
- Load Planning ability
- Transport Planning experience
- International CPC or National CPC

In return the client is offering a negotiable salary of circa £25-35k, working Monday to Friday on a day shift basis (standard hours based around 8am - 5pm). The company offers a really great working environment, a friendly team atmosphere and a large company set up which could offer scope for career development.

If you have the skills and experience that I am looking for then don't wait, apply now! Please email your CV to ************************** or call Claire Male at Pertemps Industrial, Birmingham Branch, on ************* to discuss in more detail.