Trainee Transport Scheduler

  • Job Reference: 00022639-1
  • Date Posted: 15 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Centurion
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  • Location: Gladstone
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations, Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Your new role

This exciting new role will effectively arrange and manage daily operations including all transport coordination and associated operations. This primarily involves the supervision and coordination of employees and sub-contractors so that all resources are employed efficiently and that all activities are performed safely, accurately and in accordance with customer and legislative requirements.

Culture and Benefits

  • Gladstone location (Free Parking)
  • RIPPA values-driven company with a serious safety culture
  • Career development with extraordinary opportunities on a national scale
  • Employee Wellness Programs where employee health and wellbeing are put first
  • Car, health, and home insurance discounts to be enjoyed

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Organise and coordinate daily (planned and urgent) activities to ensure that work is performed safely, efficiently and in accordance with customer requirements, procedures and relevant legislation
  • Compliance to, and enforcement of safety regulations and compliance requirements
  • Supervise and plan employee schedules to ensure efficient loading, unloading and processing of freight
  • Monitoring of staff hours to ensure compliance with fatigue management and safety legislation as well as company policy
  • Liaise with customers, operational staff, administration staff and other stakeholders to ensure day to day operations run smoothly
  • Monitor and report to management on various KPI’s

Who we are looking for

  • Current “C” Class Drivers Licence
  • No previous transport experience needed
  • Highly developed organisational, planning and computer skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Ability to work autonomously and part of a fast-paced team.
  • Efficient time management.

Who is Centurion?

Centurion is one of Australia’s largest independently owned and operated logistics (3PL) and transport companies. Based in Perth, Western Australia but operating across Australia, we have significant mobile, land and infrastructure assets nationwide, including 20 distribution centres and a fleet of more than 2,000 vehicles. This ensures Centurion provides flexible and reliable supply chain solutions for all our customers. Centurion is a values driven organisation operating with the vision of being the leading logistics partner for stakeholders in the commodity rich communities of Australia.

  Ready to take on a new challenge?

If you feel you have the experience, ability, and skills to take the next step with your career within Centurion, we want to hear from you. Click ‘Apply for this Job’ now.