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Transport Clerk

Job Title: Transport Clerk
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wellingborough
Industry:
Salary: £9.00 - £10.50 per hour, Benefits: Free onsite parking, subsidised canteen, Temp to Perm
Start Date: 2019-03-05 00:00:00
Reference: TPWBPertemps
Contact Name: Maksims Kondratovics
Contact Email: maksims.kondratovics@pertemps.co.uk
Job Published: March 05, 2019 12:41

Job Description

Pertemps are currently recruiting for our well established 3PL client based in Wellingborough.

Job Description

Our client have an exciting and unique opportunity to join a innovative and award winning Food Services Team within a fast paced, dynamic operation based in Wellingborough. Our client is working on behalf of Whitbread to ensure the safe delivery of chilled, frozen and ambient products to more than 2500 Costa Coffee, Premier Inns and associated restaurant chains throughout the UK. We are looking for experienced Transport Clerks from a transport background. Ideally used to dealing with drivers, tachograph management, planning, investigations and general day to day on the road management. This role is 4 on 4 shift based role.  06:00 to 18:00 and Nights 18:00 to 06:00.

Your Tasks And Responsibilities
  • To work alongside and support where required the duty FLM covering all aspects of driver supervision
  • To fully brief and de-brief drivers, regarding delivery performance
  • Maximise the uptime and manage transport related technology including electronic POD, vehicle and telematics technology
  • Liaise with warehouse operations to ensure a smooth flow of information and paperwork to meet the delivery schedule
  • To answer and respond to incoming and outgoing telephone calls as appropriate, in a professional manner
  • Report all required transport KPI and communications report
  • To undertake clerical duties for the Department, support with maintaining the despatch reporting
  • To work within operational procedures, adhering to Health & Safety requirements at all times
Your Skills And Experience


  • Good maths and English skills
  • IT MS office with Intermediate excel skills
  • Strong knowledge of health and safety regulations
  • Experience in transport environment preferred
  • Experience with Food Safety standards preferred
  • Excellent communication s and time management skills
  • Customer Service skills
  • Attention to detail with ability to react quickly