Traffic Planner

Langdon, Dawlish
14 Jun 2017
12 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Traffic Planner

Langdon Transport is a family run business which has been established for over 30 years. We run numerous departments within the company including General Haulage, Warehousing, Pallet deliveries, Walking floor & also offer a number of specialised vehicles. Langdon Transport is based on the Lee Mill Industrial Estate in Ivybridge but we do have numerous other depots in which we operate from.

Due to the fact the business is continuing to grow we now have a full-time position available within our busy traffic department.

You would be responsible for the day to day organisation of our Haulage fleet including Walking Floors, General Haulage, Specialised vehicles and our TNT Night trunks.

Liaison with Maintenance departments to ensure all vehicles and trailers meet their dedicated slot days and times for maintenance.

You will also be responsible for dealing with customers on a regular basis. Organisation and management of drivers and vehicles is key to this job which will then ensure our customers receive exceptional levels of service.

The Transport Office is generally manned from 7am to 6pm, the cover will be split between relevant staff. An out of hour’s phone will also be rotated amongst staff to ensure drivers and customers can get hold of someone at all times. Hours of work will need to be flexible to suit the work demands.

Competitive and negotiable salary dependant on experience. Experience in the transport industry is a must. Class 1 licence an advantage as this will give you an idea of working time directive. Holiday 20 days + bank holidays. Health care insurance also provided by the company.