Transport Planner

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
W/C 27th June 2022
£28,718 - £33,687 + Bonus + Benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced Transport/Logistics Planner?

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic driven capable Transport Planner to join our busy depot.

You can help create a greener UK.

A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible – and we’re making it happen.

As a Transport Planner at SUEZ, recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to an ever growing established recycling and recovery company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.

About the Role

  • This position is a permanent position.
  • The working hours are 37.5 per week working Monday to Friday - Shifts TBC.
  • With 300 sites across the country serving 12 million residents and 40,000 businesses, we need an extensive fleet to provide our services.
About the role

What will I be doing?

  • As a Transport Planner, you’ll take charge of our regional transport function and ensure it runs like clockwork.
  • You’ll be the immediate line manager for our drivers, allocating work; delivering instructions; monitoring their progress; and checking that everything’s been completed at the end of the day.
  • You’ll also handle any grievance or disciplinary matters.
  • Excellence will be as important to you as it is to us, so you’ll be exacting when it comes to ensuring that vehicles are maintained and that driver checks are carried out properly. In fact, you’ll strive for constant general improvement and increased profitability.
  • As an experienced supervisor, you’ll be used to managing people, keeping accurate records and dealing with queries and problems. 
  • Some knowledge of the Waste or Transport industry is also needed, along with good numerical skills.

*** Known internally as Service Delivery Supervisor ***

What are the requirements/qualifications?

  • Ideally, you’ll have a National CPC and the ability to use Word and Excel.
  • Excellent communication (in person and on paper) skills
  • A friendly, approachable manner; and great teamwork skills.
  • Please note that a full driving licence is essential.

Who we are

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is a forward-thinking company recognised as one of the top places in the UK to work. We are proud of the fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development we offer our people. As we continue to develop and grow, you can play an important part in the essential work we are doing to make businesses and communities more sustainable.

Working at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is not like most jobs – it means striving to secure our planet’s resources and being part of the resource revolution. By joining us, you will help to safeguard the environment and the public through essential waste and water management services, contribute to the sustainable development of communities, businesses and regions, and promote the emerging low-carbon circular economy.

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join SUEZ recycling and recovery UK. A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work in, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

*No agencies please*

Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.