Freight Specialist

Successful Adelaide-based Transport Company specialising in transporting large or unusual loads for the Agricultural, Mining, Construction and Marine sectors.

They operate Low Loader drop deck open trailers allowing them to freight wide items on their trailers such as balers, large tractors, seeding equipment, headers, field bins and other agricultural equipment.

Our client has passed a number of industry accreditations and are regularly audited (internally and externally) to make sure they are maintaining accreditation requirements.

Due to continued growth they now seek an experienced Freight Specialist to join a team which co-ordinates the Transportation of over-dimensional agricultural machinery Australia-wide. The daily activities of this role involve inter-acting with customers when quoting and co-ordinating loads, along with scheduling drivers for pick-up and delivery.

The organisation has a friendly, people-based culture and they require someone who gets along well with people.

Ideal candidate would be someone with freight or courier (multiple drop) expereince.

This is a permanent full-time role.

 

Experience in the following           

  • Quoting and co-ordinating customers requirements
  • Scheduling loads with trucks
  • Driver rostering and advising of routes
  • Data entry

 

Additional requirements

  • Understanding of permit rules
  • Computer computer literacy

 

Personal qualities

  • Multi-tasking; able to juggle multiple projects/driver schedules
  • Works well under pressure
  • Well organised
  • Good people skills
  • Solutions driven

 

Optional

  • HC Licence
  • Experience of loading machinery and key factors involved

 

Initial requirement up to Christmas 2020 but for the right candidate could be extended to full-time.

If you have the right background and people skills training will be provided as required.


                  

If you have any questions please feel free to contact me.

If you would like to apply for the role apply via Seek or send your CV.

Closing date 30th September 2020

31/08/2020 $0 Adelaide 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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