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Depot Manager

Depot Manager

Job title: Depot Manager
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Bohle, Australia
Discipline: Construction
Reference: 1476
Contact name: Bianca Mason
Job published: 30 March 2021

Job description

Achieve Group are currently seeking a Depot Manager on a full time permanent basis for our client based in Rockhampton. 

Position Summary: 
As a Depot Manager your major responsibilities are to complete:
  • Allocate and schedule freight to ensure efficient delivery is achieved
  • Complete administrative duties including staff rostering, consignment allocation, delivery scheduling, payroll
  • Ensure that the presentation of the Depot is maintained to a high standard
  • Be the contact for customers in your region, security and maintenance issues
  • Assist as required the delivery of palletised freight, parcel freight and loose items within a set area
  • Assist as required to carry out pick-up schedule as required, both permanent and ad-hoc pick-ups.
As a Depot Manager your duties include, but are not limited to, the below:
  • Ensure that the Depot is operated in an efficient and safe manner at all times
  • Reporting all incidents/near misses/OHS issues and first aid incidents on the Corporate Intranet
  • That all customer inquires are addressed in a professional manner and that drivers undertake the same professional approach
  • Communication with drivers is to a
  • Roster drivers and allocate freight to ensure on time delivery is achieved
  • Complete all administration work as required and ensuring that payroll tasks are correct and each driver has signed their timesheet
  • Conduct training as required or instructed to ensure drivers are provided with the correct procedure and/or knowledge
  • Assist in the end to end employee engagement
  • General depot maintenance
  • Assist on the docks sorting/unloading freight
  • Perform tasks outside of your position description as instructed by the Direct Freight management team.
Workplace Heath & Safety:
  • Ensure your own safety and health at work and avoid adversely affecting the safety or health of any other person through any act or omission at work;
  • Ensure safety standards are adhered to at all times when moving/locating freight, the use of mechanical aids and forklift safety;
  • Report all incident and injury occurrences in accordance with depot reporting procedures;
  • Ensure that Three points of contact (3PoC) is adhered to at all times;
  • Ensure that Direct Freight Safe Driving Principles are adhered to; and
  • Ensure that Safe usage standards are adhered to in regards to the Carousel and Conveyor system;
Please apply now with a current CV and Cover Letter. Only successful applicants will be notified. 


Bianca Mason

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