Transport Planner - Stoke

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Dates that interviews will take place
W/C 28th January 2019
£26,938 - £30,979 + 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 in Stoke.

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.

What will I be doing?

  • As a Service Delivery Supervisor, 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.

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.

Internal job title - Service Delivery Supervisor

Our approach

With over 6,000 members of staff working across a whole range of business areas, our people are the company’s greatest asset and we are proud to be an Investor in People.

In 2018 we were awarded by Best companies as one of the top 25 companies in the UK for employee engagement.

As well as our competitive salaries and benefit packages we are able to offer long-term career development within a friendly and supportive environment.

With our collaborative engaging culture, our employees join us and grow with us.

We believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible.

We understand that the richness of the diversity of our employee’s experiences enables us to harness more creativity, innovation and opportunities.

If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team. 

Join us and be part of the Resource Revolution.

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


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