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Employer Gemma Hayes Recruitment
Job Title Transport Planner / Scheduler

Transport Planner / Scheduler

Our client, a busy transport company, now seek to recruit a Transport Planner/Scheduler

Key Requirements

  • Responsible for planning out all vehicle resources & activities in relation to companies objectives & targets
  • Knowledge of operational scheduling
  • Knowledge and understanding of insurance industry essential
  • Good troubleshooting skills and ability to work under pressure
  • Carry out tasks largely unsupervised to cost and quality
  • Liaise with internal/external customers to resolve problems.
  • Specify and ensure levels of support service are in place.
  • Prioritise and co-ordinate workloads.
  • Working with customers/suppliers/drivers and other traffic desks, planning routes and scheduling delivery times to ensure the smooth running of the operation.
  • Prioritising workload, route planning driver brief and de-brief.
  • Liaise with other depots within the Network.
  • Strong organisational skills for planning schedules, journeys and loads.
  • Proactively work to reduce late deliveries and missed time slots.
  • Ability to work flexibly and to make decisions quickly.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to deal with people at all levels.
  • A good understanding of transport regulations currently in force.
  • Booking driver agency staff depending on workload.
  • Ensure that all work is completed to the standard and quality required.
Specific Qualifications/ Job Training

  • Minimum of year experience would be required in the haulage industry and good geographical knowledge of the South East of Ireland
  • CPC Holder desirable.
  • Dealing with RSA Compliance
  • Previous experience as a Transport Planner / Scheduler, or a similar role is highly desirable.
Hours of work – Shift Work with some weekend work on a rota basis.

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Location Wexford
Date Added 71 days ago
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