We operate a bilingual policy. All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

Transport Coordinator

Closing date: 10/04/2023

Reference: REQ104479

37 hours / Permanent

31,099 - 32,909 *

Glanyrafon Depot, Aberystwyth

*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join the Corporate Passenger Transport Unit (CPTU).

The post holder will :

  • Undertake day to day management and supervision of the Social Transport Team
  • Manage the day-to-day operational issues which arise
  • Co-ordinate the provision of specialist transport for Social Service Clients and approved Voluntary Organisations travelling in and out of County, in accordance with Service Level Agreements including ensuring the most effective/appropriate mode of transport is provided
  • Represent the Authority at meetings and other events in relation to Social Transport / CPTU matters
  • Have the ability to work individually or as a team member and motivate and inspire others to achieve objectives
  • Support the wider CPTU functions as commensurate with the level of the post

Due to the nature of the post the successful candidate will need to hold a valid driving license and be subject to an appropriate Disclosure and Barring Service check.

For an informal discussion regarding the post please contact the Corporate Passenger Transport Manager of the CPTU on 01970 633555.

Job Description and Person Specifcation

Note: We reserve the right to amend the application closing date.

Safeguarding and protecting adults at risk and children are key priorities for us. We aim to support adults at risk, children and young people to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. We acknowledge their right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), formerly CRB before appointing to this post.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Highways and Environmental

We deliver efficient, sustainable and bilingual services to the people of Ceredigion, promoting well-being in our communities, pride in a healthy well-kept environment, and confidence in our local economy.  Our key responsibilities include: 

  • Transport Services: Corporate transport; Fleet management; Parking Services; Harbours.
  • Highways Maintenance: Cyclic and Routine Maintenance; Emergency response; Highways inspection; Winter service.
  • Highways Development: Planning liaison; Road safety; Regional transport; Street lighting; Streetworks; Traffic management; CWIC/NMWTRA; Design supervision; Flood and coastal risk management; Highways improvement.
  • Local Environment Services: Waste Collections; Household waste sites; Grounds maintenance; Street cleaning.
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