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Transport & Logistics Officer

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Port Lincoln SA, Australia

Job Type

Full Time


On site

About the Role

This is a fast-paced full-time position that will work closely with the yard team, administration staff and Line-haul drivers to provide efficient and friendly customer services.

Responsibilities include:
* Manage daily operations, preparing and allocating documentation and vehicles for local delivery staff and line-haul drivers.
* Manage and supervise line-haul drivers, administration and local staff providing guidance, training and support.
* Ensuring that all company policy, safety and NHVAS legislative regulations and standards are adhered to.
* Provide effective customer service across all channels of communication, including monitoring and responding to emails and shared emails.
* Maintaining records, reporting relevant information, and preparing any necessary documentation.
* Working within the organisations operational systems (ICS, 2IC, MT Data) to organise and manifest transport bookings and management of pallets.
* Communicating and coordinating maintenance of vehicles and equipment.
* Performing general yard responsibilities as required.


To be considered for this position candidates will need to have:

  • Prior experience in a similar position with practical, administrative and people management experience.

  • Knowledge in the following areas: NHVAS, CoR, and WHS.

  • A Current Forklift Licence (LF) with operational experience.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, logistics systems, and data entry software.

  • Effective communication skills and be team orientated.

  • Good organisational and time management skills.

  • Problem solving skills and excellent attention to detail.


Ideally the successful candidate will have TLIF0006 Administer a Fatigue Risk Management System (Scheduling) and experience with HACCAP, PIRSA and in driving trucks with a valid heavy vehicle licence (minimum HC).

The successful applicant must be entitled to work in Australia and be prepared to provide a criminal and drivers licence history check and undergo pre-employment drug & alcohol testing.

About the Company

Dennis Transport commenced operations in 1964 by Eddie Dennis with one truck, providing a freight service to & from Port Lincoln.

Today we have a modern multi combination linehaul fleet operating out of Port Lincoln SA with a depot in Adelaide at Wingfield.

Our core business is containers, general & refrigerated freight services between Port Lincoln and Adelaide with regular services interstate. We operate a time sensitive general and refrigerated freight service and can transport part and full loads both locally and Interstate.

The company has a strong focus on providing a quality reliable service ensuring we meet our clients expectations under Chain of Responsibility and todays Compliance & Enforcement requirements.

Dennis Transport is still a privately owned and operated, family company operated from our head office in Port Lincoln.

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