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Trainee Transport Planner

  • Location:

    County Antrim

  • Sector:

    Freight & Logistics

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  • Salary:

    £23000 - £25000 per annum

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

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Job Description

Brook Street Recruitment is working with our client in Larne to recruit a full time and permanent Trainee Transport Planner

The candidate hired will then be responsible for consolidating a variety of loads in the most efficient way possible and managing drivers in order to achieve all targets.


  • Liaise with all drivers and warehouse staff to ensure an efficient work environment.
  • Report to Transport Manager Team member in the event of product recall or withdrawal and incident management occurrences Maintain vehicle operating standards.
  • Ensure product safety, integrity and quality is not affected during storage and transport.
  • Oversee planning of loads to ROI & NI Creates manifests to ensure load consolidation.
  • Liaise with Transport planners in our depot in England.
  • Complete appropriate checks and paperwork for goods received.
  • Deal with staff and customer queries
  • Organising of loads for next day deliveries
  • Arrange good`s in and out bookings.
  • Observe all aspects of health and safety regulations and training requirements.
  • Make the Transport Manager aware of any issues that may arise.
  • Operates at all times in line with company policies and procedures.
  • Operation of forklift machinery to fulfil load preparation
  • Assist the team with loading and unloading delivery vehicles if required.

Any other duties as and when required.


  • Strong administration skills
  • Good attention to detail skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good problem-solving skills, good attention to detail and an ability to thrive under pressure.
  • Computer literacy is essential to this position

Hours or work are Monday to Friday 6am to 4pm

Salary will depend on background and performance at interview circa 23-25K doe

Please send CV to Colleen Farquharson via the apply link

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