Transport Co-ordinator

Matthews Sussex Ltd
From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary bracket dependant on experien
04 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
We are looking for a Transport Co-Ordinator to operate the day to day running of our fleet of 30 tipper lorries and be responsible for the tipper drivers. We operate a very busy office and require someone who is experienced and used to working at a fast pace in this very fluid industry. An understanding of driver legal requirements and compliance is essential. CPC licence beneficial but not essential. Details of Role: Keeping the fleet fully legally compliant Running the day to day operation for our trucks involving the tippers, roro’s and low loader. Often working to time constraints, keeping the fleet moving. Maintain records for the drivers tacos Maintain records for the HGV’s maintenance Maintain records for the companies cars and vans Ordering diesel for both the yard and demolition sites Role will include some ordering of equipment for demolition sites and our workshop. Maintaining contact with clients and sites to make sure their requirements are met Essential Key Skills: Good Communication skills Good IT skills Good phone manner Able to build customer relationships Ability to work under pressure and use inititive Excellent attention to detail Transport experience HGV experience Good geographical knowledge of South East (Sussex and Surrey particularly important) Good record keeping and organisational skills Good understanding and knowledge of up to date road legislation If you have not worked in transport before or have no experience in HGV's then please do not apply . We need someone who can hit the ground running and no inexperienced candidates or those looking for a career change will be considered for this role. Please email your CV in the first instance, we will contact you should we wish to arrange an interview. This job was originally posted as