Transport Planner

  • Vacancy Title
  • Transport Planner
  • Company
  • Sunbelt Rentals
  • Location
  • Bristol
  • Job Category / Type
  • Transport Management
  • Job Description
  • The Transport Planner role is a new role that will play a key part of our new regional logistics strategy at Sunbelt Rentals UK. 
    Reporting to the Regional Transport Manager, you\'ll be responsible for the delivery of effective and efficient transport routes across multiple Sunbelt Rentals depots for a number of drivers and vehicles up to an approximate maximum of 10 drivers or 8 vehicles.  You\'ll play an active role in the safe operations of our transport operation and to ensure our drivers, vehicles and routes operate to the highest levels of safety 
    Your key responsibilities will include:
    • Creation of daily transport routes to deliver high levels of customer services
    • Responsible for route efficiency. Lead review process & compliance to optimise van/LGV schedules and 3PL usage
    • Responsible for delivering the Operational Performance to the agreed KPI targets
    • The agreed KPIs will include:
      • On Time delivery performance
      • Vehicle productivity in the form of jobs per vehicle (JPV) KPI 
      • Number of Accidents through demonstrative action to reduce the number of accidents
      • Vehicle uptime by reducing vehicle off road (VOR) time
      • 100% POD and POC compliance to ensure revenue collection
    • Working pro-actively to reduce missed time-slots & late deliveries
    • Ensuring any transport issues arising from customers & drivers are resolved
    • Briefing & De-Briefing drivers