Transport Planner in Pontefract - Uniserve Holdings Limited

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Pontefract, England
Job Type
Full Time
Date Posted
24 days ago

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Job Description

Looking for a challenging and exciting role in transport planning? Look no further! Uniserve, one of the leading logistics providers in the UK, is recruiting for a Transport Planner to join our expanding team.
As part of our Transport Planning team, you will be responsible for ensuring the safe, efficient, and legal planning of over 100 vehicles across multiple UK locations. With your experience in all aspects of transport planning and a background in the general haulage sector, you will be tasked with maximising vehicle utilisation over the working week and securing back loads to minimise empty running.
We are looking for a self-motivated and driven individual with excellent attention to detail, strong problem-solving skills, and the ability to work to deadlines and meet targets. You should be a team player with great communication skills and the ability to liaise effectively with our depots and customers as required.
As a member of our Transport Planning team, you will have access to state-of-the-art software packages such as Mandata and Paragon, and will receive full training to ensure that you are computer literate to a high level.
In addition to your daily responsibilities, you will be assisting the Transport Planning Manager to ensure the department runs efficiently and effectively.
To be successful in this role, you should have a good knowledge of transport legislation, previous experience working in a distribution environment, and be IT literate with excellent knowledge of Excel and Word.
Hours of work
5 days on 2 days off
5 days on 3 days off
Week 1 6am until 4pm
Week 2 10am until 7pm
Joining our team means you'll not only enjoy a competitive salary and annual reviews, but also some pretty awesome perks:
Competitive Salary: We value your skills and commitment.
Discretionary Bonus: Because your hard work deserves to be rewarded.
Pension Scheme: We've got your future covered.
Annual Salary Review: Your growth matters to us.
Free Eye Test and £60 Vouchers towards Glasses: Taking care of your vision.
Interest-Free Company Loan: We're here to support you.
Free On-Site Parking: Convenient and hassle-free.
Referral Bonus £750: Spread the word and earn some extra cash.
Care First Lifestyle Programme: Because your well-being matters.
Flu Jabs Annually: Stay healthy, on us!
Life Assurance: We've got you covered.
Electric Vehicle Charging Points at Work: Embrace sustainable transport.
Flexible Career Pathway.
Supply Chain Academy Education Courses: Expand your knowledge, including Masters and MBA programs.
If you're looking for a challenging and rewarding role in transport planning, we'd love to hear from you. Apply today and take the first step towards joining our dynamic team at Uniserve.


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