Transport Planning Coordinator


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Contract Type:
Full Time
Attractive salary and benefits
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Job Category:
Transport South - South East

Package Description

Attractive salary plus great benefits such as:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • 24 days annual leave plus bank holidays and 25 in 2023,   plus each year you will have the option to buy and sell leave
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
  • Employee Support to include Life Assurance and critical illness pay
  • 24/7 Colleague Assistance Programme and Financial Wellbeing Support – access to affordable loans, savings accounts, advanced earned pay, and financial education via salary finance
  • Online savings- major retailers, utilities, entertainment plus many more

Hours-  45 hours per week - 07:30 start

About our opportunity:

Are you looking for a sustainable career? Where no two days are the same? Whilst working for an ethical employer who truly makes a difference to our planet?

Not only does this role offer a rewarding career, it also has a clear path for progression and career development- which means a bright future awaits.

By playing a key part in our bold commitment to transform our business into a provider of net zero carbon sustainable materials by 2040. Truly you will be making the world a be a better place to live for the next generation.

What you will be doing:

As a Transport Planning Coordinator, your ability to plan, organise and manage the routing of the deliveries and collections to meet the demands of the organisation and our customers will be second to none.

You will have the capability to support drivers, advise stakeholders, and offer excellent customer service to all of our customers. Whilst managing a diverse range of responsibilities to help support with the smooth running of the Transports operation- did we mention that it would be challenging?

You’ll also be involved with a wide range of activities such as promoting and ensuring compliance with transport policies, procedures and legislation. Identifying routing and service level improvements. Ensure vehicles are scheduled for service and inspections when required plus more– you definitely won’t get bored.

About you:

If you are have exceptional customer service skills, you have experience in vehicle routing, you have a proven track record of motivating drivers and you have a genuine passion to work within the Transport department then this role will be perfect for you!

Who we are?

European Metal Recycling is a global leader in sustainable materials with physical operations in the UK, USA, Germany and the Netherlands. Our core business is the recycling of metal and plastics from a range of public, commercial and industrial waste streams. Our recycling activities generate around 10 million tonnes of sustainable materials every year, saving over 10 million tonnes of CO2.

Our mission is to have great people serving our customers with dependable recycling solutions. EMR is still privately owned, with family values at its core. It’s a place where we care about our people, our customers, our workplace and our communities. We offer diverse and exciting career opportunities where individuals can make a difference and are recognised and rewarded for their hard work.

Find out more about us at  

It goes without saying that you will need the correct licences or certificates for a variety of our roles.

However, at EMR we value the way we do things as much as the delivery. We call our expectations our Behaviours. They align with our Values of We Care and We Do, and they apply across all levels and roles in the business.

​We Care

- Integrity – you are Respectful and Honest

- Trust – you are Collaborative and Authentic

We Do

- Accountable – you are Determined and Responsible

- Innovative – you have a Growth Mind-set and you are Progressive

If we all carry out our roles in line with these Behaviours, we will achieve success as One Team. If you embody our Behaviours, we want to hear from you!