Resource Planner

Blantyre

Competitive

Closes 12/08/2021

Do you want to join a Company that values its people and rewards success? There has never been a more exciting time to join Story Plant. We provide quality operated plant to a number of rail and construction businesses, and are in a strong growth phase currently. We are proud of our reputation looking after our people and customers.

We are currently recruiting for a Resource Planner to join our successful team. Reporting to the Plant Manager, you will ensure that plant machinery is allocated to the correct job with the appropriate safety critical colleague assigned to it.

Key responsibilities include

  • Arranging current and future hire of machines, plant items and safety critical colleagues
  • Ensure colleagues are correctly assigned
  • Liaising with clients to establish requirements and making appropriate arrangements
  • Negotiating and agreeing rates with suppliers from the approved supplier list for cross hired items.

The successful candidate must be able demonstrate their previous experience in this role or a similar role, and have a sound understanding of the operated plant hire, within the rail or civil industries; and the complexities and intricacies that this brings to resource planning and fatigue management.

We are looking for someone who has strong IT and organisational skills, is conscientious and driven with experience of working in a fast-paced environment. You must also have a personable manner  with the ability to remain calm, logical and professional at all times whilst dealing with clients, both internal and external.

Previous experience of using the IT system Syrinx would be highly advantageous, however training can be given for the right person. The ability to demonstrate good working practices, attention to detail, and  a good understanding the geography of operator locations, logistics and a knowledge of fatigue would also be preferred.

In return the successful candidate will be working in a business that is rapidly expanding and offers excellent opportunities. You will receive a competitive salary, pension, help towards healthcare costs, cycle to work, childcare vouchers and national retail discounts.

Come and join the journey!!

Think you'd be a good fit for our team?

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