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Transport Planner / Scheduler


Gemma Hayes Recruitment




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. standards. 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. This job originally appeared on

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341 days ago