PM Forklift Operator/Freight Handler

Freight Specialists is a national logistics organisation operating branches and networks throughout Australia for over 30 years. Our brand is synonymous with safety and quality of service and we look to recruit, develop and inspire our people to achieve their career potential by providing an environment that recognises and promotes excellence.

We are currently seeking an experienced Forklift Operator/Freight Handler to join our PM Operations team at our Adelaide depot located in Green Fields.

Reporting directly to the Transport Manager your strong work ethic with a willingness to get the job done and your leadership skills will be required. Working both on and off the Forklift you will also be responsible for ensuring that the depot and yard are kept neat and tidy to the high standard set by Freight Specialists.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Operating a forklift
  • Manual sortation of carton freight
  • Loading / unloading linehaul & local fleet of palletised freight
  • Load restraint of outbound trucks & trailers
  • Pre-start checks on equipment
  • Accurate pallet counts and reconciliations

Education & Qualifications

  • Blue card or DG training would be highly regarded.
  • Forklift licence essential.
  • HR or HC licence highly advantageous.


  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Previous express freight experience required.
  • Possess a strong work ethic, be reliable and efficient.
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as within a team environment.
  • A good knowledge of Adelaide and surrounding areas

Pre Employment

  • Police background checks and pre-employment medicals are required for all successful candidates

As Freight Specialists is a privately owned and National business with branches throughout Australia, you will also be working for a company that is flexible and fundamentally believes that great people will deliver great service and opportunities. This is a great entry opportunity and career pathway for the right person through to middle management in an emerging business.

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Please email your application/resume to: [email protected]

21/07/2020 $0 Adelaide 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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