Operations Planner

  • Job Reference: SWR3477
  • Date Posted: 2 August 2022
  • Recruiter: SPR Trailers
  • Location: Felixstowe, Suffolk
  • Salary: £30,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: depending on experience plus bonus
  • Sector: Engineering, Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Operations Planner – Do you have experience of planning maintenance and allocating work? Are you an experienced Operations Planner? If so we want to hear from you.

SPR Trailer Services is a long-established trailer repair company, with over 25 years’ experience and an excellent reputation for quality.  With 4 depots in Felixstowe, Purfleet, Immingham, and Doncaster we are now looking for an Operations Planner to join our team based in Felixstowe, Suffolk.

As the Operations Planner your key responsibilities will include:

  • Planning maintenance of our customer’s trailers
  • Allocating work to our supervisors and technicians across the company
  • Liaising with customers and suppliers
  • Process administration in an accurate and timely manner
  • Helping to ensure that all company vehicles and equipment are maintained to the highest standards

Our ideal Operations Planner will have a background in trailer or commercial vehicle repairs.  You will have excellent time management and communication skills, ability to work well under pressure with a customer focused mind set.  Ability to work autonomously with a high level of professionalism, enthusiasm and be self-motivated. 

On offer is a salary of £30,000 per annum, working approx.. 45 hours per week, working one Saturday morning in three, where overtime will be paid.  As well as a generous salary you will get performance related bonus worth approx. 4% of salary, giving approx. annual earnings of £33,000, with an annual holiday entitlement of 20 days.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company who invests heavily in modern technology, equipment, and training. Providing an environment where you can develop your skills and technical knowledge to maximise your earning potential.

Does this Operations Planner role sound like the role for your next career move? If you feel you have the skills and experience to join our team then please apply by forwarding an up-to-date CV as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you.

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Additional keywords: planner, coordinator, logistics, contract coordinator, repairs, commercial vehicles, trailers, administrator, contract, transport, HGV

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