Transport Planner

Job Category: Plant Hire
Job Type: Permanent
Job Location: Avonmouth South West
Salary: 25000-30000 plus benefits

Automotive Contact Centre

Salary £25000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits

Location Avonmouth, Southwest

Our client

Our customer are specialists in providing  rental equipment and managed solutions into every market and sector including: construction, industrial, energy, infrastructure, government and events.

They are a FTSE100 business and a true global leader in equipment rental.

The Role

  • Creation of daily transport routes to deliver high levels of customer services
  • Responsible for route efficiency. Lead review process & compliance to optimise van/LGV schedules and 3PL usage
  • Responsible for delivering the Operational Performance to the agreed KPI targets
  • Working pro-actively to reduce missed time-slots & late deliveries
  • Ensuring any transport issues arising from customers & drivers are resolved
  • Briefing & De-Briefing drivers 


  • Proven experience in a Transport Planner role, preferably in the tool/plant hire industry
  • Transport planning in a similar or transferable environment such as a Transport office managing multiple locations, drivers and vehicles with responsibility for routing and route optimisation, Transport compliance and O licence regulations 
  • Someone who has or is working towards Transport Manager CPC would be ideal
  • Exceptional communication skills including negotiating and influencing. 
  • A flexible and adaptable approach
  • A good level of computer literacy in MS Office packages. 

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