Linehaul Allocator

Prospect Group

Linehaul Allocator - Transport Planner

  • Fulltime - Permanent Role
  • Successful and Growing Business
  • Opportunities for development
Prospect Recruitment are searching for a Linehaul Allocator for their client based North of Brisbane. The company is a privately owned, successful and growing logistics business. They have a fleet of over 50 vehicles servicing a diverse range of customers across Australia.  

The Linehaul Allocator reports to Operations Manager and also works closely with Local Contract Manager, Local Account Manager, Administration and Workshop.

Key Qualities
  • Excellent communication across all levels
  • Customer focused and Solutions Focus
  • Attention to detail encompassing safety, NHVL and customer requirements
  • Ability to multi task
  • Ability to problem solve for the best outcomes
  • Positive attitude
Primary Responsibilities

You will be responsible for running a fleet of up to 15 trucks that operate on the East Coat of Australia in a safe and profitable manner. You will plan jobs, staffing, loads and safety requirements. You will ensure that customers needs are met and staff are satisfied.

Specific Duties
  • Take all incoming calls from customers log job
  • Allocation of work, vehicles and staff to meet customer requirements
  • Reporting weekly to Operations Manager as per KPI’s
  • Toolbox talks and safety focus to all drivers within your department
  • Source loads external of prime contracts to keep our vehicles running
  • Source subcontractors as required to meet customer requirements

Key Competencies

You will have some experience in the Transport and Logistics Industry as well as some experience in an administrative role. You will need excellent Time Management to meet deadlines. You will be computer literate (Excel, Word and Outlook as a minimum). You will have the ability to negotiate to ensure best outcomes for customers and staff. You will lead by example, particularly when it comes to safety.