Transport Operations Team Leader - Tamworth-based

Transport Operations Team Leader - Tamworth-based

Job Title: Transport Operations Team Leader - Tamworth-based
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Other Locations
Reference: 2818865
Job Published: April 08, 2019 15:46

Job Description

Specialised transport organisation is seeking a Team Leader to effectively manage the fleet and operations of their Tamworth depot. This role is best suited to applicants with comparable experience in the local Tamworth region.
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Manage local operational issues and vehicle fleet, including use of driver safety systems
  • Manage drivers, including recruitment, induction, training, rostering and workload and fatigue management
  • Manage routine vehicle servicing and maintenance 
  • Ensure compliance with and continuous improvement focus on organisational policies, procedures and systems, including Chain of Responsibility (CoR) legislation
  • Report to senior management on local market and business conditions
Role Requirements:
  • Strong team leadership experience in fleet and freight management 
  • Knowledge of CoR legislation and system use to assist compliance
  • Ability to follow existing accreditation guidelines in relation to mass maintenance and fatigue 
  • Basic Fatigue Management (BFM) qualiifications as driver and scheduler
  • MC licence (or HC licence at minimum)
  • Sound mechanical knowledge
  • Experience in driver/staff recruitment, management and development
  • Experience in rostering for effective workload coverage planning
  • Ability to follow organisational policies, procedures and systems
  • Strong communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Ability to correspond directly with customers
  • Resilient and adaptable mindset with hands-on approach  
This company offers a challenging and rewarding opportunity with a competitive remuneration package. 

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply online or for further information please contact Andrew Waterworth - mobile: 0426 909 904. 
People in Focus specialise in creating employment solutions in international and domestic freight forwarding and logistics. Interviews can be scheduled at a location convenient to you.

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