International Linehaul Traffic Clerk- Nights- 4 Months FTC

  • Hinckley, UK
  • Full-time
  • Area: East Midlands
  • Department: Linehaul
  • Shift Pattern: 5 out of 7
  • Working Pattern: Nights - Weekend Working Included

Company Description

DPD is the fastest growing express parcel delivery company in the UK, with a turnover over £1 billion. Voted the nation’s favourite parcel carrier for the last 7 years, we have a very clear strategy to support our enviable position. We will deliver the best service, use the best technology and recruit and retain the best people in the industry.

Job Description

Due to our continued growth, we are currently recruiting for an International Linehaul Traffic Clerk to join us on a 6 month Fixed Month Contract, to help strengthen our award winning Linehaul  team and help them achieve ever-greater heights. Could this be you?

As an International Linehaul traffic clerk you will be part of the Traffic office team based at our Hinckley Site and are responsible for tracking ourInternational Linehaul routes ensuring that our HGV drivers have arrived for duties and that trailers will arrive at our International Gateway Hub sites as planned. Due to the nature of our operation this role will be working nights Monday to Friday (18.00 - 02.30)

Other Key responsibilities of this role are; 

  • Working with other departments such as Hub and Network Operations, Transport and Security ensuring that updates on arrivals or any issues are communicated as quickly as possible in order to keep our operation running smoothly

  • Completing licence checks for agency drivers and ensuring we remain compliant in line with O Licence Regulations

  • General administrative duties such as answering telephone queries, printing route paperwork and maps

  • Assisting the Linehaul Shift Managers and Linehaul Operations Managers with any further administration


What we’re looking for

  • You will have experience in a fast paced operation ideally in a transport setting.

  • You will have strong communication skills with the ability to communicate with people at all levels..

  • Demonstrate excellent time management and organisational skills with the ability to work to tight deadlines

  • Excellent computer skills with the ability to use Google chrome applications

  • The ability to do comprehensive reporting, alongside analysis of data is a key requirement for this role.

Additional Information

Job Specifics

You will have a thorough induction to the Linehaul operation as well as a comprehensive induction to DPD. 

This role is a 6 month FTC  therefore we are seeking some one to start as soon as possible. 

This role will require you to work Nights, Monday to Friday. However due to the nature of our operation some weekend working may be required especially at busy periods


Your package will include a competitive salary. As well as this you have access to some other fantastic optional benefits such as Cycle2Work Scheme, Dining Cards, Holiday trading and discounts and savings on 1000’s of retailers.

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