Transport operator

Ref: VAC-10381
Posted on: 31/05/2024
  • Location: Ipswich
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  • Employment: Permanent
  • Duration: n/a


Job Description

A bit about the company…

Our client is seeking a dedicated Transport Operator to join their dynamic team. As a household name in transport and logistics, the company prides itself on delivering unparalleled service and maintaining excellence across all aspects of its operations. With a strong reputation for reliability and efficiency, our client continues to set the benchmark within the industry. If you’re passionate about logistics and thrive in a fast-paced environment, this opportunity is perfect for you.

So what does the role look like?

Overseeing and managing daily transport operations to ensure timely and efficient delivery of goods.
Coordinating with drivers and scheduling routes to maximise efficiency and meet client deadlines.
Ensuring all transportation activities comply with company policies and legal regulations.
Monitoring vehicle performance and maintenance schedules to minimise downtime and maximise fleet efficiency.
Responding swiftly to any transport-related issues, troubleshooting effectively to minimise disruption.
Maintaining accurate records and documentation for all transport activities.
Communicating effectively with customers, drivers, and other stakeholders to provide top-notch customer service.

So do you have what it takes?

Industry-specific experience in transport operations or a similar logistics role.
A minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience in the transport and logistics sector.
In-depth knowledge of transport regulations and best practices within the industry.
Proficiency in transport management software and Microsoft Office Suite.
Excellent organisational skills and the ability to multitask under pressure.
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
A proactive approach with great problem-solving abilities.

Here’s the package breakdown for you…

Competitive salary, depending on experience
Generous holiday allowance
Performance-based bonus scheme
Comprehensive training and development opportunities
Company pension scheme

Please submit your CV and a covering letter to [email protected]

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