Traffic Planner

Recruiter
White Logistics and Storage
Location
Pershore
Posted
22 Sep 2018
Closes
05 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Traffic Planner for Palletforce

White Logistics is an award-winning, family run transport company based in Pershore, Worcestershire.

We are currently looking for an experienced planner to join our busy Palletforce Team on the early shift.

The role will primarily involve the routing of our local delivery vehicles, managing drivers and vehicles and organising all aspects of our Palletforce operation.

In what can be a very high-pressured environment, efficient use of vehicles and drivers, a cost-saving mentality and continuous improvement of customer service are all key parts of the role.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A high level of organisation and attention to detail.
  • The ability to work on their own initiative within a time critical setting.
  • Good customer care skills.
  • The determination and willingness to resolve all issues in order to meet customer and business requirements
  • A methodical, logical approach with good problem-solving abilities
  • A keen eye for detail and accuracy
  • Previous planning experience within the Transport sector.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Desirable skills/experience:.

  • Supervisory experience.
  • Knowledge of tachograph and WTD legislation.
  • Knowledge of different types of freight and vehicles.
Most importantly the candidate must have a passion to get the job done and get it done right.

The package offered is negotiable reflecting the skills and experience of the successful candidate.

The position is suitable for people living within 15 miles of Pershore including Worcester, Droitwich, Evesham, Tewkesbury, Redditch, Bromsgrove and surrounds.

Other benefits available upon satisfactory completion of probation:

  • Auto enrolled Pension scheme subject to qualifying criteria
  • 28 Days Annual Leave including Bank Holidays
  • Death In Service Cover
  • Flexible benefits including salary sacrifice for childcare vouchers, holiday buy-back and cycle scheme
Applicants should send a copy of their CV with an accompanying cover letter.



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