Driver Controller

Logistics People
Market related
12 Oct 2016
29 Oct 2016
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Driver Controller for the market leader in Transport and Distribution. Base Location: Sherburn, West Yorkshire. Working week: Various Shift Patterns available. Working hours: Dependant on shift pattern - 45 hours per working shift. As the driver controller of the Doncaster depot you will be monitoring the daily delivery schedule, ensuring the correct departure time. You will also be responsible for organising and managing the recycling service unit operation and organising resources to move service kit to the appropriate contractor sites. Key Responsibilities : Ensuring effective transport plans are created within the legal constraints of the law Constantly completing in house tracking systems in regards to relevant fleets, drivers, trailers, and job details. Supporting and supervising drivers through on-going communication Monitoring and reporting Working Time Directive issues and concerns to the operations team. Clear daily communication between day and night shifts, utilising a handover document Understanding and achieving specific targets regarding utilisation, cost per pence per mile, wage revenue and empty legs as directed. Maximising effciency by maintaining consistent awareness over the designated resources. Person Specification : Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Computer literate with experience with MS Office A “Can-Do” attitude Ability of working within a small team and under minimum supervision. A good understanding of driver’s hours and working time directive. Ideal candidate would have experience in a similar role, preferably within an FMGC environment. This job was originally posted as