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Transport Administrator

Date: 03-Aug-2022

Location: Kirkby Thore, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.


How would you like to work for a company that can accelerate your career? Do you feel that sometimes you have more to give, but no room to progress? How does constant training and development sound?


Here at XPO, we take our people seriously. We’re looking for a talented Transport Operator to join us on a full-time, permanent basis on our day shift at our Kirkby Thore site, Cumbria, for our transport operations for our customer – British Gypsum. 


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re looking to offer a salary of up to £24,000. We offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Co-ordinate the transport operations on site and on customer premises to meet both customer and company expectations
  • Ensure vehicle defects are reported and actioned in a timely manner
  • Ensure that all drivers are compliant with the working time directive regulations and that any accidents/incidents are investigated in a timely manner


What you need to succeed at XPO:


  • A good understating of fast-paced transport teams
  • Have a positive attitude towards Health & Safety
  • Excellent communication skills – you’ll be speaking regularly with various stakeholders
  • Good understanding of Microsoft packages including Excel and Outlook

Be part of something big.



XPO is a leading provider of world-class solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 

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