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Transport Coordinator

Location: Weston-Super-Mare

Reference: JS-TC-SOM_1611755302

Package: £24000 - £26000 per annum + excellent benefits


Transport Coordinator / Yard Operative

Resolve Recruitment are working with a leading business within the roofing related industry. Due to continued growth they now seek and all-rounder to work within their small but busy transport office/yard in Somerset.

Job Summary/purpose of the role:

  • To report to the Director within a small team of 3 or 4
  • To effectively route and plan vehicles (2-3 vans currently)
  • Vehicle checking/reporting
  • Driver briefs
  • To ensure departmental targets and KPI's are reached
  • Regular customer services including complaints
  • Administration
  • Assisting in the yard with loading, unloading, stock control etc
  • General health/fire safety awareness/reporting around the site

Personal attributes:

  • Well organised to meet priorities, timescales and deadlines
  • The ability to evaluate and predict issues/problems as they/before they arise
  • The ability to work flexibly to meet demand and achieve targets
  • Adaptable to change, proactive and willing to try new ideas
  • Must be quick thinking and reactive to problems
  • Must work effectively with colleagues and customers
  • An effective and consistent approach to the management of people and departmental objectives
  • Able to work under pressure alone or around a small team
  • Physically fit as occasional work required in the yard (loading/unloading/relocating etc)

Qualifications and skills:

  • Experience within a transport planner/administrator role essential
  • Must have a good geographical knowledge
  • Good general education
  • Good telephone manner
  • IT skills
  • Full clean driving licence required
  • A forklift licence is beneficial even if expired (but not essential)

Hours and package:

  • Monday to Friday
  • 0800-1600
  • £24-26,000 p/a
  • Additional employee benefits also

For more information about this varied and challenging Transport Coordinator position, please APPLY TODAY.

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