Transport Supervisor

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Full time, Site Manager/Supervisor


About us 

Linfox is Australia's largest privately-owned logistics company.  We provide world leading supply chain solutions to the Asia Pacific’s most successful companies. 

At Linfox, we invest in our greatest asset, our people.  We foster a culture of ongoing personal and professional development with Linfox College providing tailored, industry-specific, practical learning so that you can grow your career with Linfox.

We pride ourselves on our reputation for safety and compliance and our actions are guided by our company values of loyalty, integrity, fairness and trust.

If you are self-motivated and enjoy the day to day challenges a fast-paced environment can offer, then this is the role for you!  We can offer you continued career progression and ongoing learning opportunities to help you succeed and reach your potential.

About the role

This role would site an experienced and customer focused Transport Supervisor who will be based at our Newman site.  This is a residential role, working an 8/6 roster.

Reporting to the Regional Manager, your responsibilities include:

  • Drive the Linfox Safety Standards at all times, and ensure that vision ZERO is a daily focus
  • Ensure that the Linfox LIFT Values are part of the operational culture
  • Day to day supervision of our Newman site
  • Support all contracts within the region to ensure all deliveries and pickups are completed in line with the operational strategy
  • Work with the Transport Team and third-party transport contracts to collect freight request
  • Schedule transport services to distribution hubs within the Pilbara
  • Build and foster a successful relationships with existing customers
  • Lead team meetings in the form of Safety Toolboxes
  • Ensure completion of reporting and investigations

About you

The successful applicant will possess the following:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a Supervisory role
  • General Freight & Fuel distribution knowledge and experience
  • Complete understanding and demonstrated working knowledge of legislative requirements for transport in WA for Load Restraint and COR
  • Previous experience with load configurations, weights, truck & trailer type allocation, Permits, Dangerous Goods and general freight operations
  • Extensive exposure in implementing and managing site safety operations, incident investigations and actions
  • Proven track record in strategic planning, scheduling and rostering
  • Desire to challenge existing processes and procedures to drive operation improvements
  • Proven track record in performance management of staff
  • High customer service focus, excellent written, interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to effectively engage stakeholders on all levels

Sound like you?  Please click the apply button to submit your cover letter and resume.

Please note: All employees must pass a criminal history check and full medical, including drug and alcohol test.  We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.

To find out more about us, visit http://www.linfox.com

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