Transport Planner / Service Technician Planner

Transport Planner / Service Technician Planner


£27k to £35k per annum DOE

We have a very exciting opportunity for a Transport Operations Controller at our clients location in Ibstock, Leicestershire. This is a very exciting opportunity for an experienced Transport Planner who is used to thinking on their feet in a fast paced reactive job role.

The Role:

Also known as a Transport Planner or Dispatcher, The additional Transport operations controller will be part of a team of 6, whose responsibility is to distribute emergency breakdowns to our mobile service technicians, the country is broken down into bite sized chunks with each controller manning circa 20 technicians. The workload is based on emergency response and requires same day planning with the ability to change the plan at a moments notice.

Required Skills:

* Excellent and effective communication and interpersonal skills
* Good analytical and coordinating abilities
* Must possess good leadership qualities
* Must be proactive and be able to pay keen attention to the smallest of details
* Ability to work as part of a team
* Must be able to motivate the drivers to ensure their full co-operation at all times
* Must be able to manage time effectively and also meet/beat deadlines
* Experience in a similar role
* Knowledge of computer applications including Microsoft Excel & fleet software

If you are interested please apply now or contact for more information.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.
Leicestershire, England, UK