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Transport Clerk, Nights

Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
4on 4off Nights £24,744 Role Overview: As a Transport Assistant, you will ensure the efficient and effective operation of the Transport Office. Ensuring drivers depart on time, compile and process vital information, issuing journey details and booking staff on and off shift. Key Role Responsibilities: To effectively communicate to customers, Asda Depots, and third parties and other colleagues. Providing regular updates on operational status to the Traffic Controller Ensuring incoming calls are answered and dealt with promptly, filtering calls to ensure that only key issues are escalated up to Team Leader level. A full pre-brief on departing drivers on departure, and also debriefing them on return from each journey. Ensure relevant operational issues are escalated to Transport Team Leader Proactively seek to support transport team function to ensure deadlines are met. Accurate completion of documentation to meet depot process and legislative requirements and the managing of these documents on dispatch and return. Generating driver journey sheets from in-house computer systems and the issuing of the relevant paperwork to drivers Continually monitoring of all of all collections / delivery vehicles, liaise with Drivers and suppliers in order to provide on time deliveries. Accurate recording of data input of inbound and outbound stock. Daily maintenance of the in-house system, ensure all actual deliveries and collections have been allocated correctly and are fully tracking. Complete all issue logs, investigate and action accordingly. Take a proactive role in a culture where Health and safety is at the core of everything we do Promote team work ethic to ensure all tasks are completed on time Assist Team Leader as required Ensure work station are kept clean and tidy Other duties that may arise from operational requirements Health & Safety - commitment to safety Understands, encourages and complies with company/site safety policies and procedures; completes all required training and takes personal responsibility for the safety of themselves and others Knowledge and Experience required: Effective communication ability Microlise management Competent user of all Microsoft Office applications Familiar with transport management systems Previous experience working in a transport environment Working knowledge of transport/driver hours and regulations If you have sent us a copy of your CV and not had a reply within 5 working days we would kindly ask you to assume your application on this occasion has been unsuccessful. The Caraires Consultancy operates with integrity by treating our clients, applicants and suppliers in a fair and honest manner - as we want to be treated
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  • Job Reference: 707258317-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: The Caraires Consultancy
    The Caraires Consultancy
  • Location: Lutterworth, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £24,744
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Temporary