Transport Planner

Cast UK Limited
Netherstowe, Lichfield
27000 - 30000 GBP Per Year
19 Oct 2019
22 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Transport Planner Lichfield £27,000 - £30,000 + Benefits Role Profile Our client is based in the Lichfield area and is a growing organisation specialising in transport and waste management services. Reporting to the transport manager you will be responsible for the day to day planning activity across the waste fleet. Typically, you will work Monday to Friday 7-5 and on call every other Saturday. Key Responsibilities Planning utilisation and routing for all vehicles, ensuring all on time Maximise vehicle/driver utilisation and efficiency Prioritise and change routes as and when required Dealing with telephone enquiries from customers, drivers and colleagues Processing collections and deliveries on an internal system Day to day use of TMS Skills, Experience & Personal Attributes Strong geographical knowledge Experience using automated transport routing systems Ability to work under pressure in busy, fast paced environment Team player with a hands-on approach Proactive approach to problem solving Ability to work on own initiative Ability to communicate well with people at all levels within the Organisation Attention to detail and organisation skills Tipper planning experience desirable but not essential Client information Our client is a growing business based in Lichfield. Remuneration £27,000 - £30,000 + Benefits About Cast UK Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit