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Transport Bookings Clerk

Lineage Logistics

Lineage Logistics

Heywood, UK
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024

At Lineage Logistics, helping to feed the world is more than a job – it’s a purpose we live every day.

Lineage is the world’s largest and most innovative provider of temperature-controlled logistics solutions with +20,000 colleagues globally.

We are currently recruiting for a Bookings Clerk to join our bookings team at our Head Office in Heywood.

Day shift available:

  • Monday to Friday. 3 weeks on 08:00 to 16:30 & 1 week on 08:30 to 17:00. 1 Hour Lunch daily. Working 40 hours per week.

In this role you will:

  • Book in deliveries for customers via phone calls, emails, and online portals.

  • Work closely with Lineage customer services.

  • Work closely with the Lineage Transport planners.

Who we're looking for:

  • Good telephone manner.

  • Excellent communication skills verbal and written.

  • Ability to work well in a pressurised department.

  • Quick learner.

  • Basic skills on a computer.

What's in it for me?

  • A permanent opportunity with a direct employer; we will not employ you through an agency

  • Opportunity to develop a career within a highly automated environment

  • Up to 5.6 weeks annual holiday plus the opportunity to earn additional holidays each year up to an extra week after 5 years

  • Free onsite car park

  • Protective equipment while at work to protect your safety

  • Social environment with a team who like to support each other to achieve goals, with recognition schemes, site events such as barbecues and shared spaces to enjoy lunch and rest breaks together

  • Support your emotional well-being with access to a 24/7 employee assistance phone line offering confidential free counselling and advice

  • Preferential rates for loans and savings offered through exclusive access to a credit union

  • Refer new employees and get generous financial reward through our referral scheme

Job Reference: INDUK

Why Lineage?

We are a global company with more than 22,000 employees spanning 20 countries and more than 400 locations across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and South America.

At Lineage Logistics, we have a shared purpose; we are transforming the food supply chain to eliminate waste and help feed the world. This means working at Lineage is not just a job – it’s an opportunity to innovate and put your mark on how food moves from the farm to dinner tables around the world. As a member of our team, you will be a critical link in the food supply chain.

Our shared purpose drives everything we do in all parts of our organisation, from the warehouse floor to the office. Our team members are passionate about the impact they make every single day.

We are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourage applications from persons regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. At Lineage we also recognise that Ex-Military, veterans, and military families have great experience with transferable skills and core values that can add significant value to our organisation.


As a Lineage team member, we aim to provide everything you and your family need to thrive. That’s why we offer competitive rates of pay, paid time off, skills training, and development opportunities to grow a long and fulfilling career with us – plus generous financial rewards when you successfully refer new employees. This is enhanced by recognition schemes (so that your hard work won’t go unnoticed), plus the chance to make your salary go even further with our cycle-to-work scheme and preferential rates for loans and savings courtesy of a leading credit union.

Your everyday wellbeing is also important to us, so we will provide you with all the protective equipment you need to be safe and comfortable at work, and you will have access to a free 24/7 employee assistance phone line, which offers confidential counselling and advice. With all of this offered against the backdrop of a fun and social environment in which you will be supported by a team who enjoy helping each other in achieving their goals, we are confident you will excel with us.