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Transport Supervisor

January 19th, 2018
Perth, WA

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Transport Supervisor to join one of WA's largest privately owned cold storage/transport services provider in Forrestfield.

This is a fast-paced role that is responsible for managing equipment, resources, schedules and activities efficiently and effectively.

Main responsibilities:
  • Manage the daily equipment movements, daily schedules & key accounts
  • Allocate and manage equipment, forecasting and budget control
  • Maintain the fleet list and provide updates on availability, trailer allocation and activities
  • Communicate with workshop managers on equipment availabilityOrganise the servicing and reports for faulty trailers
  • Liaise with Metro & Regional schedulers and drivers
  • Attend daily de-briefs and conduct Toolbox meetings
  • Manage employee matters (timesheets, leave, performance) and assist HR and OHS with driver assessments/inductions
  • Maintain processes & standards for a safe work environment
  • Ensure all activities have SOPS and work instructions
  • Build and maintain strong supplier relationships
  • Maintain communications/visibility for inbound returns
  • Supervise pallet collections/dispatches from site
  • Identify and remove any excess waste

What you'll need to succeed:
  • At least 5 years experience as a logistics supervisor
  • Experience supervising a fleet of 40 vehicles & 40 staff
  • Own license and transport
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong time management and organisational skills
  • Demonstrated safety leadership
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong analytical & problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
  • Can-do attitude

What you'll get in return:
  • An ASAP start
  • 40 hour working week
  • Forrestfield location with onsite parking
  • Weekly payroll
  • Attractive hourly rate
  • On-going work with the opportunity to go full time


If you believe that you meet the requirements of this position, then please apply via the apply link.

Note: please ensure the resume is submitted in word format. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

All SPS staff undergo fitness for work & pre-start random
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