Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salary: £23 - £22000 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 8 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics
Contact Name: Adam Deeprose

Transport Operations Yard Clerks (3PL - FMCG) (Northampton)

Job Description

One of the leading logistics providers has exciting opportunities for Transport Operations Yard Clerks in the Northamptonshire area on a full time, permanent basis.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for booking all company and customer drivers/vehicles into the depot
  • Ensuring that all trailers are placed on correct bays at the correct time.
  • Ensuring all trailers are serviced on time as per servicing and VMU procedures.
  • Effectively communicate with all departments / colleagues to ensure we achieve 100% service targets.
  • Issuing paperwork and booking out of PCC loads efficiently.
  • Ensuring there is a fast turnaround for drop and swap trailers from other depots.
  • Continuous monitoring of yard-smart and ensuring all trailers are in the correct bays.
  • Working closely with site shunters to carry out the yard audit twice daily.
  • Inputting the daily plan into the yard smart system manually.
  • Transport/site administration as and when required.
  • Reporting to the Transport Team Manager.

Experience, skills, attributes and person requirements:

  • Experience of working within a transport environment is desirable.
  • Must be computer literate.
  • Ability to work on your own initiative.
  • Ability to demonstrate good communication skills.
  • Knowledge of YardSmart is desirable.
  • A flexible team based approach is essential.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines is essential.
  • General awareness of health and safety is essential.

The above position will include shift and weekend working as the depot operates 24/7 and based on a 4-On 4-Off basis working a 12-hour rota on day or night shifts. Therefore, it is essential that you are flexible in your approach to work.

Salary for this position is £22k plus excellent benefits with genuine progression opportunities.

For immediate consideration send your CV without delay!


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