Freight Handler

Freight Handler

Job Title: Freight Handler
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne Airport, Victoria
Salary: AU$26 - AU$48 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 200041636_1575662413
Contact Name: Rebekka Crayford
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 07, 2019 07:00

Job Description

Melbourne Airport is the curfew free, primary airport serving the great city of Melbourne! With its' own postcode and being the second busiest Airport in Australia, Melbourne Airport is an exciting place to spend your working day!

The Opportunity

We are currently seeking applications for Freight Handlers to join our global client in their International Freight Forwarding Division located at Melbourne Airport, however you may be required to work with other clients in the Northern and Western Suburbs as well. We are looking for people who WANT to work and are happy to take all opportunities presented to them in a variety of locations and business operations.


Applicant Requirements:

To be successful in your application you must be able to clearly demonstrate the following-

  • Physically fit and healthy, you must have the physical capacity to undertake labour intensive, repetitive tasks
  • Must hold a current and valid Victorian Drivers License and your own relaible transport
  • Stable work history, preferably recent experience in the Warehousing Sector
  • Solid communication skills, written and verbal
  • Solid Literacy and numerical skills
  • Commitment to work any shift-day/afternoon and nights
  • High attention to detail and ability to follow instructions
  • Flexibility to work overtime as required and pick up extra shifts
  • Neat and tidy appearance, your own steel cap boots and a YELLOW hi vis vest are required
  • Can do attitude is critical to your success in this dynamic, fast paced environment

All successful applicants must be willing to undergo a pre employment drug and alcohol test, as well as currently have or be able to obtain an ASIC Card for Airport work (Which requires a Federal Police Check Clearance).

Functions of these roles will be, but are not limited to:-

  • Cargo and Freight Forwarding
  • General Warehousing
  • Containing Loading (Air freight/Sea Freight)

If this sounds like you then do not hesitate to apply as these opportunities will be filled quickly! These positions will lead to opportunities for ongoing-permanent work in the much sort after Aviation field for the right candidates, who display their willingness and commitment to the role! There is all the potential for ongoing rostered work assignment based on candidate performance and reliability.

Click the apply now button to not miss out on this great opportunity!

Please note- due to high amount of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by phone.

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