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    Our people are more than our best asset. With 13 depots across the nation, we operate through a combination of employees and full-time subcontractors in all mainland capitals and many key regional centres. As a privately owned and operated business, we work as one large family and our down to earth culture reflects this. Communication is key to our success and everyone at Northline has a voice. Through coaching and development, we not only develop individual skills but also enhance Northline’s culture and expertise.

    All of our employees are trained in the most efficient and effective methods of secure handling, from container loads to fragile product to doorstep deliveries.

    Fleet Supervisor

    Apply now Job no: 493003
    Work type: Permanent Full Time
    Location: WA - Perth
    Categories: Supervisor/Team Leader

    About Northline

    Northline is an experienced Australian-based, global logistics business with an industry-leading national network and an international reach into more than 100 countries.

    Our customers freight can start or end in international cities, small towns or remote communities, but wherever the destination, you can rely on Northline to deliver. 

    That’s why, we are, Australia’s Global Logistics People.

    About the Role

    Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will be a valued member or our team based at our Perth depot. You will manage a small team of Fleet Controllers. Your scheduling skills will see you optimise the productivity of the Pick-Up and Delivery (PUD) Fleet. Managing all daily freight movements, you will communicate with your team, drivers and loaders to produce an effective and punctual service. Your high-level administration skills and ability to multi-task will see you lead your team to traffic inbound and outbound freight to meet customer and business demands.

    Your Duties Include

    • Generate schedules to manage the daily pick-up of freight to / from Northline's customers
    • Supervise and manage the Fleet team
    • Prepare and administrate pick-up paperwork
    • Ensure communication between the Fleet team, Drivers and Loaders on all delivery/pick-up matters
    • Arrange for deliveries inside and outside of normal schedules
    • Manage and monitor Drivers’ daily runs through GPS tracking
    • Manage PUD contractor base including compliance audits and vehicle inspections
    • Review all Fleet Control invoices

     What can you offer to the role?

    • Demonstrated experience using a computerised dispatch system and Microsoft Office suite
    • Excellent planning abilities with high attention to detail and knowledge of the Metro Area
    • Leadership experience in either a formal or informal capacity
    • Demonstrated experience implementing improvements to KPI’s associated with fleet
    • Integrity, trustworthiness, professionalism and a customer centric-approach to problem solving
    • Excellent communication skills coupled with the ability to delegate effectively
    • Ability to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
    • Effective time-management skills coupled with resilience, adaptability and the ability to multitask
    • Comprehensive understanding of Chain of Responsibility compliance
    • Experience working in an environment with a commitment to Health, Safety & Environment practices
    • Previous experience in the Transport and Logistics industry will be highly regarded
    • Comprehensive understanding of Load Restraint Guidelines, Knowledge of Dangerous Goods and Fatigue Management for Commercial Vehicle Drivers advantageous

     What can we offer

    At Northline we believe our people are one of our greatest assets. We are proud of what we achieve and we like to recognise and reward those who go above and beyond. Benefits include:

    • Learning and development support
    • Employee recognition programs
    • Wellness and benefits programs
    • Discounts on travel, fitness and health, entertainment and sports, banking, automotive, flowers, gifts and more!

    Join us and become part of the Journey!

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