Job Vacancies & Careers at Collett

We're always on the lookout for talented people to join the Collett Team in our Halifax, Goole and Grangemouth Depots. If you're interested in a career at Collett and being part of the UK's largest multi-modal heavy lift company we would love to hear from you.

Junior Project Manager

We have two opportunities working as part of the Projects Team.  These roles will include fielding incoming calls and emails from Customers, Drivers and Sub-contractors, assisting and dealing with the planning & scheduling of road transport operations. 

Apply for this vacancy below.

These roles also include:

  • Planning and assisting with the movement of Abnormal Indivisible Loads (AILs), including obtaining required permits, undertaking route surveys, and providing customer reports.
  • Managing operations on a cost-effective basis.
  • Obtaining quotations for tender inclusion, various commercial activities.
  • Assisting in producing method statements, CAD drawings, lift plans etc.

Experience required

The candidates will initially be responsible for assisting with the running of projects/commercial operations to then develop to take responsibility and manage these functions.

They must be customer focused, have an attention to detail, be able to complete all necessary documentation, commercially astute and be suitable to work on a personal level with the client base.


  • Minimum education to O Level standard (maths and English essential), but A Level or equivalent preferred.
  • Experience in a logistics environment preferred but not essential.
  • Full clean driving license (preferred but not essential). 

Office Skills

  • Demonstrate ability to complete tasks, with attention to detail.
  • Have a good understanding and geographic knowledge of the UK and Europe.
  • Ability to record and report progress & development of the task.
  • High level of computer skill and competency, (use of CAD software advantageous).

Personal Qualities

  • Flexible and willing to learn in order to develop in the role.
  • Effective communicator at all levels.
  • Build business relationships with colleagues and clients.


The roles are to be based at our Goole Depot but may be required to travel between other Depots or clients in order to oversee or manage some percentage of the task.


Anticipated normal working hours are Monday to Friday 08.00hrs to 18.00hrs. Overtime and weekend working is required by the demands of the business. 28 days Holiday per year including Bank Holidays. Company contributions to the company pension scheme are offered subject to conditions. Overnight subsistence costs are paid when away from base

The Opportunity

Industry approved further education will be provided for the correct candidates. The appointment will enjoy a varied work load and will have opportunity to help grow and develop the Heavy Lift & Projects Departments, contributing to the company’s development and their own prospects for promotion.

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Victoria Terminal, Albert Road, Halifax, HX2 0DF
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