Transport Operator - 1 Grayshill Road, Cumbernauld G68 - £31,000 - £33,000 a year

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Transport Operator - 1 Grayshill Road, Cumbernauld G68 - £31,000 - £33,000 a year

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£31,000 - £33,000 a year
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12 hour shift
Day shift
1 Grayshill Road, Cumbernauld G68
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Company pension
Employee discount
Free parking
Health & wellbeing programme
Life insurance
On-site parking
Referral programme
Transport Operator


At Pollock (SCOTRANS) Ltd, we are currently seeking a Transport Operator at our Cumbernauld depot.

The position of Transport Operator involves:

Ensure deliveries and collections are completed as per customer requirements whilst also monitoring KPI for delivery on time, shift revenue and vehicle utilisation.
Managing and de-briefing drivers on a daily/weekly basis.
Managing drivers’ holidays and expenses via People System.
Ensure vehicle checks and defects are completed and recorded via Vehicle Check App.
Ensure units/trailers are presented for inspection as per published schedule.
Communicating collection times and delivery bookings with customers.
Work with the Fleet Team to ensure defects are rectified in a timely manner.
Meet daily revenue targets per shift and per vehicle.
Meet on a regular basis with Line Managers to ensure that we are operating efficiently.
Identifying and developing additional areas where we can add value to existing contracts.
Ensure that all contracted work is covered in line with customer expectations.
Adherence to policies and procedures within the Business Area.
Essential skills required for Transport Operator:

Previous experience of working within a similar role in the logistics industry.
Have a good understanding of legal compliance, driver’s hours and WTD's.
Strong geographical knowledge of the UK.
Have excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
Excellent organisational skills and prioritising workload.
Attention to detail.
Working to deadlines.
Solution driven and flexible approach to your work.
Able to work as part of a team and on own initiative.
MS packages to include, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
Why Pollock (SCOTRANS) Ltd?

Salary for Transport Operator is between £31,000pa - £33,000pa, depending on

Hours of work are 07:00hrs to 19:00hrs, on a 4on 4off shift rota.
Additional holiday purchasing scheme*
Retail discounts with Hapi*
Retail Trust Wellbeing Support*
Opportunity to develop your career within an expanding business.
Excellent holiday allowance and company benefits.
Life assurance, pension and sickness scheme*
Christmas Savings Club*
Leading industry qualifications*
Mobile phone discounts*
This vacancy is not entitled to the employee referral scheme.
Free Uniform.
Strong culture of teamwork.
So if you have the drive to be the best and want to be a part of a flourishing and ambitious

company, apply now for this vacancy.

Please submit your application as soon as possible; due to the high volumes of

applications we receive, and we reserve the right to close any adverts before the closing

date once we have received sufficient applications.

Pollock (SCOTRANS) Ltd require all applicants to be eligible to work in the UK with no

restrictions, as we are unable to offer sponsorship/work visas. You will be required to

provide proof of Right to Work at interview stage.

Interested applicants in Transport Operator should click the apply button below. For any

queries in relation to the vacancy please call our Cullompton team on 0808 168 9048

External Website Applications: You will be redirected to the Gregory distribution Website where you can apply for this vacancy. You will be asked to complete a short application form and will receive email confirmation when it has been submitted.

Note to recruitment agencies: We prefer to recruit direct, but we do have a Preferred Supplier

List for when we need a helping hand. We’ll be in touch if we need you.

*Subject to terms and conditions

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £31,000.00-£33,000.00 per year


Company pension
Employee discount
Free parking
Health & wellbeing programme
Life insurance
On-site parking
Store discount

12 hour shift
Day shift
Work authorisation:

United Kingdom (required)
Work Location: In person

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