Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Location

Newbridge (Edinburgh), Scotland

Transport Controller 

An opportunity has arisen for a Transport Controller to join our Transport team, based in Newbridge. This is a full-time, permanent role covering Monday to Friday from 8am to 5pm.

Reporting to the Transport Manager, this role will be responsible for ensuring the effective use of vehicles, facilities and drivers to maximise productivity and deliver the highest level of customer service. The successful applicant will be computer literate have a geographical knowledge and be keen to learn.

Key Roles and Responsibilities will include:

  • Receiving customer phone calls and email queries, providing assistance with a wide variety of matters.
  • Planning and confirming daily routes.
  • Ensure driver/vehicle availability and coverage in line with legislation and company procedures to ensure that there is always suitable coverage for all rounds
  • Liaising with drivers to ensure a high level of customer service and efficiency are reached and maintained.
  • Liaising with external contractors to secure additional operatives if required.
  • Understanding and assisting of other Traffic Controllers’ roles and providing cover when required.
  • Logging and maintaining customer database on company CRM system.
  • Ensuring all Health and Safety obligations are met, and company policies adhered to.

This is not an exhaustive list. You may also be required to carry out any other duties as required by the business that you are qualified/trained in that meet the requirements of this role.

The right candidate will demonstrate:

  • Excellent administration and organisational abilities
  • Strong IT literacy skills and a good understanding of all Microsoft Office systems
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and demanding environment
  • A polite and conscientious telephone manner
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Good geographical knowledge of the local region.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Previous experience of working in a Transport environment is essential

Pay and Benefits:

  • Earn up to £27,000 per annum
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Monday to Friday, 8am- 5pm
  • 26 days and 4 statutory days holiday
  • Holidays increase with length of service
  • Company pension contributions
  • Life insurance (x 3 times salary)
  • Free on-site parking
  • Cycle to work scheme

The Company:

Enva is a full-service and leading provider of recycling and resource recovery solutions, employing over 1,600 people at locations across the United Kingdom and Ireland. With sustainability at the forefront of its proposition, Enva recovers a broad range of hazardous and non-hazardous waste materials for re-use in manufacturing and for energy conversion, as well as providing a complete portfolio of water and waste water services.

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter stating the role you would like to apply for and why you believe that you should be considered to careers.scotland@enva.com 

NO AGENCIES PLEASE. 

Enva Scotland Ltd. is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from all suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. 

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