On behalf of our client who are well respected and established in the local transport and logistics sector, we are presently looking to employ an experienced Transport Dispatcher. Based at their Toowoomba operation, the successful applicant will be required to assist with various administrative, labouring and automotive/mechanical tasks, offering a variety in your day-to-day.
Reporting directly to the Operations Manager, your duties will include:
- Managing the internal jobs process and ensuring driver dispatch is consistently maintained;
- Tracking driver whereabouts and ensuring drivers are consistently well-directed;
- Maintaining accurate records and filing processes;
- Working to deadlines with a firm focus on customer satisfaction; and
- General yard and basic mechanical maintenance as required.
Applicants with a current HR Licence, Forklift ticket and a strong mechanical aptitude are encouraged to apply.
This is a fast paced position with a consistent work load. The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a busy environment and be a customer service professional. There will be a rotating roster - Tuesday - Saturday one week and then Mon - Fri next week - 7am to 5pm. The requirement for the rostered weekend will see you being responsible for dispatching jobs from 7am Saturday, through to 7pm Sunday evening. This can be completed from home, as all equipment (mobile phone & iPad) will be provided. The ability to be available for these weekends is a requirement in order to be considered for this position. An excellent attention to detail is also required and a background in either the transport or motor industry would be advantageous, but not essential.
Our client prides themselves on their family friendly values and in return for your dedication, you will be given flexibility when required, job security and a pay rate commensurate with your experience. If this role is of interest, please do not hesitate to apply, by clicking “Apply”. For any enquiries, please contact Jamie Smith on 07 4659 7400 quoting reference number 2613909.