Operations Controller Nights

Job details
Posting date: 21 September 2021
Salary: £30,100 per year
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 21 October 2021
Location: nn18 8et
Company: Logistics People
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: OpsControlNights-12290

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Operations Controller to join the Logistics People team in the Midlands.

Base Location: Corby, Northamptonshire

Working week: x1 21:00 - 06:30 Monday - Friday x1 4 on 4 off 12 hour shifts

We are looking for someone who is comfortable working within a team as well as independently. The successful candidate will also provide great attention to detail. In reward for this we can offer a great working environment,a fantastic salary and the chance to be part of a growing success.

Key Responsibilities:

    • Controlling a fleet of drivers.
    • Update of all drivers working patterns onto the rota, from new drivers to current drivers.
    • Liaising with the driver’s shifts, sickness, holiday requests and overtime.
    • Liaising with the drivers and the clients on a daily basis to ensure the smooth running of the operation.
    • Liaising with drivers and depots to deal with any issues or complaints that arise.
    • Investigating and reporting any incidents between the depot and the drivers, including updating and maintaining an incident report log.
    • Recording & maintaining all driver records; including legal compliance and driver infringements.
    • To participate in an on-call rota to support the out of hours.
    • Be able to meet with and register new drivers – liaising with both the driver and the client to ensure a smooth process from start to finish.

    Person Specification:

      • Educated to GCSE level or equivalent.
      • 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.
      • Full driving license is essential with use of own car as travelling will be required.
      • A good understanding of driver’s hours and working time directive is desired but not essential as training will be given.

      In return we can offer a salary of £30,100.

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