transport operator

polkadotfrog is recruiting for a Transport Operator to work with a global logistics company. The main purpose of the role will be to ensure all collections and deliveries are undertaken at agreed times to meet customer requirements. You will lead the transport team in a hands on role making operational decisions developing and improving the transport functions of the business.


The Position:

  • You will Encourage the team to achieve maximum performance by leading by example, creating a ‘can do’ attitude and positive working environment
  • Implementing checks and controls over daily responsibilities
  • Ongoing internal communications, update relevant departments on volumes/requirements
  • Plan traffic movements ensuring that collections and deliveries are matched in accordance with customer requirements
  • Liaise with Hauliers to obtain confirmation that required collections and/or deliveries can be met according to customer requirements
  • Resolve problems/queries raised by Hauliers
  • Provide at all times, excellent customer service internally and externally by resolving issues raised by clients
  • Develop and maintain good working relations with sub-contractors

Why should you apply?

  • The opportunity to work with a fantastic company with excellent benefits
  • Annual leave 23 days
  • Group Salary Sacrifice Personal Pension Scheme with free pension advice
  • Private Medical Benefit
  • Life Assurance

What we’re looking for:

  • Haulage experience is Essential
  • CPC would be an advantage
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Proven industry experience
  • Highly organised and motivated