Transport Planner

Reference: TMTPBR1545_1497510443

Sector: Commercial

Job Type: Full Time

Contract Type: Permanent

Branch: Wakefield

Location: Bradford

Salary: £17,000 to £19,000 per annum

Posted: 15/06/2017

TM Resourcing are currently recruiting for a Traffic/Transport Planner for a leading manufacturing company based in Bradford.

The successful candidate will need to have previous experience within a Transport or Traffic planning role.

The working hours are Monday to Friday between 8am to 4.45pm. The salary is between £17,000 and £19,000 depending on experience.

The main experience and responsibilities are:


  • Planning routes for drivers
  • Experience of working in a busy Transport office
  • Knowledge of Drivers Hours, Tachograph and WTD legislation
  • Knowledge of Continuous Improvement.
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety
  • General administration duties
  • Commercial understanding
  • Knowledge of transport systems.
  • Liaise with the Driver in relation to delays and possible issues with delivery.
  • Liaise with the Customer in relation to delays and possible issues with delivery.
  • Pre-Brief/De-Brief Drivers to ensure that they fully understand their instructions.
  • Manage WTD Compliance

  • The ideal candidate will be a:


  • Team Player
  • Good communication skills
  • Works well under pressure
  • Ability to prioritise
  • Able to develop relationships with others (both internal and external)
  • Problem solving and decision making skills.
  • People management skills
  • Self-starter who works on their own initiative

  • The successful candidate will also need to hold a UK driving license.

    If you have all the skills needed please do not hesitate to apply using the link below or contact me on 01924 202239.