Transport Forklift Operator / Site Supervisor required

Transport Forklift Operator / Site Supervisor required

Job Title: Transport Forklift Operator / Site Supervisor required
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Newcastle, New South Wales
Salary: AU$31 - AU$32 per hour + + Super
Reference: 200048575_1605562501
Contact Name: Mike Hadley
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 17, 2020 08:35

Job Description

The Client:

A National leader in Express Freight Forwarding located in Thornton.

The Role:

As a Transport Forklift Operator your main duties will involve:

  • Loading and unloading of trucks
    • Semi-trailers, linehaul and B-Doubles
    • Mezzanine loading
    • Gates and Curtains
  • Manual Handling
    • Palletising of freight
    • Conveyer belt work
    • Freight Sorting
    • Post code sorting
  • Administration
    • Computer data entry work
    • Manifest work
    • Load weight management

This role will see you working and travelling across two separate sites each day.

Shift Available:

Mid shift:

  • 11am - 7:30pm
  • $31 p/hr
  • Monday to Friday

The Candidate:

To be successful in obtain this role you will have:

  • 2+ years Transport forklift experience
  • Experience loading linehaul, semi-trailers and B-Doubles
  • Mezzanine experience
  • An understanding of load restraint principles
  • Experience manually sorting local, country and interstate freight
  • Experience pulling gates and curtains
  • Load Planning experience
  • Previous experience in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent WHS knowledge
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as in a team

Administration work:

  • Knowledge of road freight essential, ideally in a heavy industry setting, carting industrial/mining parts
  • Ability to manage customer at the ground level - customer forklift operators etc.
  • Collate weights of freight being loaded onto trucks by customer forklift operators.
  • Ensure manifests of freight are accurate
  • Administration and Data entry work

For you:

  • Thornton location
  • Free onsite parking
  • Ongoing work available for proven performs
  • Temp to perm opportunities available for proven performs

How to apply: If you feel you meet the above criteria then we want to hear from you! Click the Apply button Now or call the Supply team on 02 9267 8211 between 8am - 8pm.

Momentum is extremely passionate about providing equal employment opportunity for all. We are committed to diversity and an inclusive workforce. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People are encouraged to apply.

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