Stobart Energy have an exciting opportunity for a Transport Planner to join their team based in Widnes, Cheshire.
Job Title: Transport Planner
Location: Widnes, Cheshire
Salary: up to £28,000 per annum
Shift Pattern: 4 on 4 off (44 hours per week)
Stobart Group is focused on delivering growth in its core operating divisions; Aviation and Energy. Stobart Group also holds a portfolio of infrastructure assets and investments.
Transport Planner - What's the role?
Developing and implementing a transport plan that effectively deploys the resource pool ensuring that all legal obligations in respect of WTD regulations and EU Driver legislation is adhered to and maintaining the Customer Service requirements.
Transport Planner - What will I be responsible for?
Utilising multiple online Transport Management systems, such as Blinx and Mandata, you will maintain daily logs to deadlines. You will actively strive to reduce cost and implement cost saving initiatives when planning resources and allocating jobs.
You'll build sound collaborative relationships with our driver workforce, effectively and regularly communicating updates to them and carrying out briefs and de-briefs. Your organisational skills and transport operations knowledge will support with ensuring work is planned to time. You will also monitor and work towards key targets in terms of utilisation, loaded and empty loads.
The successful applicant will be rewarded with a package including company pension scheme and uniform.
Please note that the closing date for applications is 8th August 2020. Stobart Energy reserves the right to withdraw this advert following sufficient applications. Applicants should be advised that if they have not heard anything from us within 4 weeks to presume that their application has been unsuccessful.
To submit your CV for this exciting Transport Planner opportunity, please click 'Apply' now.
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