Transport Operator - PM

Job Title: Transport Operator - PM
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucester
Salary: £23000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-02-18 00:00:00
Reference: 324102274
Contact Name: Sam Mendes
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 18, 2019 11:29

Job Description

Transport Operator - Afternoon shift
Salary: £23,000 per annum

I am looking to recruit a Transport Operator for a Logistics organisation in Gloucester on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will be joining on an afternoon shift.

You will be joining a well-established team, working out of a busy transport depot.

Responsibilities of the Transport Operator:
" You will cost effectively plan and dispatch routes/trunks to achieve contractual delivery times for the site
" You will review the cost effectiveness of routes/trunks through KPI analysis, taking remedial action where necessary to improve the service of my client
" You will liaise with line management to ensure the effective use of hire vehicles / sub-contractors minimising the cost impact to the business
" You will champion the companies H&S policy ensuring a safe working environment for everyone

Knowledge and Competencies of the Transport Operator:
" A CPC would be advantageous but is not essential as the right candidate will be put through this by the company
" Previous experience of working within a fast-paced haulage environment would be ideal
" A solid understanding of the Transport Industry
" You will need to be IT literate with a good understanding of Microsoft packages such as Word, Outlook and Excel

Benefits :
" 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) - option to buy extra days
" You will have access to a variety of high street discounts
" Cycle to work scheme
" Workplace pension
" As well as other benefits

If you feel that you would be a good candidate for this role please call Sam Mendes on 01452 507500 or email