Production/Transport Planner

Location: Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Contact: Elly Clow
Call: Elly
Reference: 1893_1613642218
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Location: Barnsley

Salary: £26,000 - £28,000 per annum

Production/Transport Planner

Main Responsibilities

  • Effectively planning driver's routes using the live transport management system
  • Handling all orders and passing over the details to the accounts department for invoicing
  • Ensuring all drivers and vehicles meet legal requirements and adhere to company policies
  • Managing recruitment, absences, employee training, holiday requests and disciplinary meetings when required to do so
  • Ensuring Health and Safety standards are implemented correctly and adhered to by all employees
  • Assisting the Operations Manager with daily production planning and deliver schedules to Production Supervisors in a timely manner
  • Creating reports on transport efficiency, production output and forecasts
  • Monitoring drivers working hours
  • Managing vehicle repairs

Experience and Skills required

  • Previous experience working within a manufacturing environment
  • Previous experience working within a transport planning role
  • Strong geographical knowledge
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Competent IT Skills, confident in using Excel and Pivot
  • Highly organised and able to remain calm in a fast paced environment

Closing date 18/03/2021