Afternoon Traffic Operator

XPO Logistics
£26k - 28k per year
04 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Are you an experienced Traffic Operator with a planning background? Are you looking for a career with an Award Winning Global Logistics company where you can develop and further your career? This could be the role for you. We have a position available as a Traffic Operator at our site in Hounslow. You`ll be working Monday to Friday from 3pm until 1.30am but you`ll need to be flexible to help out your colleagues when needed. You`ll be briefing and debriefing drivers and despatching the trunk drivers so you`ll need to be personable and have great communication skills. You`ll also need to build a quick rapport with the guys on site so that you can integrate into the existing team. You`ll be also be planning around routes using our in house system but you`ll also need to draw on your local knowledge too. You`ll need to be able to think quickly to resolve issues that will arise throughout the shift to ensure that there is limited or no impact on the schedule. You must be used to working with drivers, familiar with current driver legislation, know how to route plan and be enjoy working in a pressurised environment. At XPO Logistics, we are an international leader in Transport, Logistics and Freight Forwarding and is established in more than 1,440 locations in 33 countries worldwide, employing more than 89,000 people in Transport, Logistics and Freight Forwarding. We offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) and we also offer you the option to buy additional days. You`ll have access to variety high street discounts, as well as childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks. If you have what it takes to transform the future and a looking to work with a company who really care about their people we would love to hear from you. All applications will receive a response. This job was originally posted as