Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity


Colwick, Nottingham, England

Department Collections - Skips

Transport Planner

Are you a motivated, organised individual seeking an exciting and rewarding opportunity in a fast-paced environment? Do you have excellent knowledge of the local area?

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our collections department for a Transport Planner/ Co-ordinator. The Transport Planner/ Co-ordinator will take a key role delivering Enva’s services day to day by route efficiency of roll-on-off and skip vehicles to ensure maximum productivity of drivers in order to deliver the highest level of customer service.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Creating an effective and efficient daily transport plan, ensuring that all customer orders are assigned to the appropriate trucks and to requested access times. 
  • Proactively monitor progression of the delivery plan, applying changes where necessary to ensure that all customer orders are completed on the day.
  • Take accountability for any day-to-day problems, liaising with drivers, customers and internal departments to achieve positive resolutions.
  • Perform end of shift daily de-briefs with drivers to capture and communicate specific information relative to their daily activity.
  • Update internal systems thoroughly and accurately to ensure that all issues are captured, and the completed orders can be processed and billed promptly.

To be a successful Transport Planner you will require:

  • Good knowledge of planning and route efficiency techniques
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with the ability act quickly and take action to avoid failure.
  • Excellent communication skills and be able to influence drivers, customers and internal departments to achieve desired outcome. 
  • Excellent attention to accuracy and detail 
  • At least 1 years experience as a Transport Planner/ Co-ordinator working in a fast paced service delivery environment
  • Computer literate with good knowledge of Microsoft Software products
  • Knowledge of Working Time and Driving Legislation

You will work 45 hours per week, rotating shifts vary: 05:30am – 15:30pm, 08:00am – 18:00pm, or 14:00pm - midnight with additional hours as required (Saturday rota) to maintain the safe and efficient running of the transport department.

Remuneration and benefits:

  • £30,000 per annum, plus overtime and bonus
  • Pension Scheme
  • 21 days annual leave, plus Bank Holidays 
  • Life assurance x3 annual salary
  • Free onsite parking
  • 24/7 access to our Employee Assistance Programme (EAP), Bike2Work Scheme, Eye Care Vouchers

The Company

Enva is a full-service and leading provider of recycling and resource recovery solutions, with locations across the United Kingdom and Ireland. With sustainability at the forefront of its proposition. Enva recovers abroad 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 wastewater services. 

This is an exciting time to join a progressive company who empowers its leaders to grow and develop their areas.  If you can demonstrate previous success in a similar role or you have worked for a progressive organisation and have the skills and ability and are ready for that next step in your career, this could be the role for you.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

No agencies please.