Transport Controller

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    £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum

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    Paige Hughes

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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  • Start date:

    09/06/2021 09:31:30

I have a fantastic opportunity for a Transport Controller to join a Logistics organisation, based in Wolverhampton.

The successful candidate for the role will ideally have CPC National and have gained experience of providing support to customers with an efficient and reliable service whilst at all times organising the workload to reflect maximum utilisation of company resources.

Key responsibilities:

  • Tracking vehicle movements to ensure on time delivery
  • Allocation of vehicles to loads
  • Route planning in the absence of the Transport Planners
  • Provide availability detail for drivers and assets to the Transport Planners daily
  • Ensuring service schedules are adhered to and MOT dates are met
  • Ensuring calibration checks are completed
  • Providing accurate data for any delivery failures to customer service
  • Ensure that all traffic sheets or equivalent are correct and up to date with own fleet information and any sub contraction.
  • Conduct or support in investigation meetings
  • Complete vehicle tachograph downloads weekly and ensure drivers have downloaded their cards weekly
  • Conduct documented weekly vehicles inspections to ensure that standards are adhered too
  • Complete driver briefs and end of day de-briefs


  • CPC National (desirable)
  • Full Driving Licence
  • Experience in Transport Management systems and telematics

Salary range from £28,000 - £30,000 dependant on experience.

If you are interested please forward your CV to paige.hughes@search.co.uk

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