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HGV Traffic Planner

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Full time
Lancashire, Lancashire, England
£25000-£30000 per annum

Job description

HGV Traffic Planner - Lancashire

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to join a successful and established haulage company? Are you someone that is up for a challenge and thrives in finding solutions under time pressure? Do you have a background in transport? If so, keep on reading!

The role will require managing drivers schedules and routes. You will report directly to the MD and will manage the distribution of all goods outbound. The network covers the entire UK.

Suitable candidates will need to be adaptable and used to working under pressure in a constantly changing environment. Overall transport duties include taking orders for work required, planning and allocating vehicles and drivers (considering maintenance schedules), driving, analysis of tachograph records, producing subsequent reports.

The following is essential for this role:

  • Comprehensive understanding of relevant legislation regarding drivers' hours and how to maintain a restricted operators license
  • A minimum 2 years experience in a similar role OR extentive HGV driving experience
  • Computer literacy

The role is for 5 days per week and candidate must have the ability to be flexible with working hours to meet client delivery times as needed.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £25,000.00- £30,000.00 per year

To find out more, please apply in confidence

The Solution Automotive Recruitment has been placing candidates into the UK Motor Trade since 1999. We have a fantastic relationship with all our clients and candidates across the country, many very long standing relationships.

If you are skilled and experienced Automotive candidate, we want to hear from you and rest assured, you'll be dealing with a person, not just a consultant!

Unfortunately due to the volume of applications we get, we can only respond to the candidates who match the criteria set for this vacancy. We will retain your CV on our database and make contact as and when suitable vacancies arise. We will NEVER send your CV anywhere without your permission.

Job SkillS:
Planning, logistics, HGV, tacograph

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