Transport Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00001115-1
  • Date Posted: 20 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Lawsons (Colney Heath)
  • Location: Colney Heath
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Lawsons is one of the largest independent Timber, Building & Fencing Merchants in London & South East of England and we are currently operating in our 100th Year.

The Role:

To be responsible for Department administration and to ensure a high standard of accuracy, standards and confidentiality are always upheld, to support the branch network.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Maintenance of the Transport Department administration
  • Keeping the Transport Software up to date
  • Manage accident and insurance claims
  • Manage company parking charge notifications
  • Book / schedule and check that vehicles have been presented to their planned maintenance inspections on time, including the arrangement of MOT / servicing and repairs for the fleet of vehicles and plant machinery.
  • Organising all transport related training dairies
  • Organising department “relief driver” diaries
  • Tachograph Management – drivers hours infringements

We would love to meet someone with:

  • Proven experience as a Transport Administrator
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills / ability to prioritise
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • High level of accuracy and close attention to detail
  • Good computer skills (Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel)
  • Self-motivated, organised and methodical
  • Ability to maintain high standards of confidentiality

What is in it for you?

  • Competitive Salary
  • 22 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Death In Service Scheme
  • Employee Assisted Programme

Hours - Monday to Friday – 8.30-5pm

Salary dependant on experience

Interested? Then please click the apply button now!