Transport Assistant

  • Permanent
  • Alton
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

£24,000 - £30,000pa


Our client is a growing company looking for a Transport Assistant. Reporting to the Transport Manager and working with the Transport Co-ordinator to assist with tasks that ensure the smooth running of the fleet of vehicles and customers receive a great service.

As the Transport Assistant you will:

  • Assisting the Transport Team in daily duties
  • Compliance and maintenance of all company vehicles both commercial and cars
  • Coordinating maintenance of company vehicles
  • Maintaining vehicle records
  • Recording Driver KPI information
  • Delivery booking for customer sites
  • Fuel usage reports
  • Maintaining consumables stock levels
  • Raising purchase orders for sub-contractors and reconciling invoices
  • First point of call for drivers
  • Maintaining and scheduling driver training in line with legislation requirements
  • Daily driver debriefs
  • Wide load movement route planning and booking

The Transport Assistant requires the following Skills & Experience:

  • Able to thrive in a fast paced, busy and high-pressured environment
  • The ability to solve problems and increase efficiencies
  • Be a team player
  • Have good organisation and planning skills
  • Have a professional telephone manner and good customer service skills
  • Be a confident user of MS Word & Excel.

Transport Assistant Benefits:

  • Overtime – Time and Half
  • Discretionary Bonus
  • Parking

Thank you for your application however due to the high volume of candidates applying, if you have not heard back from us within 5 days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

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