Freight Coordinator
Avondale, Full Time, Logistics
Please Quote Reference Number 83412
  • Background in freight / transport operations
  • Ongoing training, support & a fantastic team environment!
  • Vernon Logistics | Family Owned and Operated since 1986

  • Vernon Carriers and Logistics have been operating for over 35 years. We offer a comprehensive range of services to clients via our haulage and distribution network, and have a commercial warehousing facility with over 6000 pallet capacity.

    We are currently looking for an organised and efficient Freight Coordinator to join our Dispatch Office in Avondale.

    Reporting to the General Manager, your responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:
    • Coordinating freight movements including container movements
    • Completing daily run sheets and ensuring details are correctly noted
    • Assigning and dispatching deliveries via our TMS
    • Maximising fleet utilisation (managing both vehicles and drivers)
    • Briefing drivers on run details and delivery instructions
    • Recording daily jobs
    • Liaising with the Warehouse Manager to ensure the efficient handling of freight to and from our warehouse
    This position is critical to the efficient management of freight operations at Vernon Logistics. To be considered for this role, it is important that you have previous experience working in freight / transport operations.

    Other valuable skills and attributes include:
    • Current Forklift Licence
    • The ability to work under pressure
    • A keen eye for detail
    • A team focused work ethic
    • Excellent computer skills
    • Clear communication skills (written and verbal)
    • A friendly and warm personality
    We are proud of our reputation within the industry, and we are committed to providing our team with a supportive environment, ongoing training and opportunities to develop their skills within our company.

    Remuneration will be negotiated with the successful candidate, and will be aligned with the skills and experience they bring to the role.

    APPLY NOW via our online application form.
    Please Quote Reference Number 83412

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