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Operations Manager - Green Triangle

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Job Listing Date
23 Sept 2019
Location
South West Coast VIC
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics, Management
Kalari is one of Australia's most innovative and prominent specialist bulk logistics providers to the mining & resources sector and selected industries. Kalari offers customised services to many of Australia's leading corporations, with particular emphasis on safety, quality and sustainability. We operate a distinctive national orange and yellow fleet. Kalari has national coverage throughout the Australian mainland, where we are equipped to manage many bulk commodities requiring specialised handling.

Kalari is part of the Swire group of companies, which has a long-established reputation for integrity, professionalism and innovation. Headquartered in London, Swire encompasses a wide range of commercial activities spanning five continents.

Operations Manager - Green Triangle

We are seeking an accomplished Operations Manager to run our Green Triangle Operation looking after our Portland and Mount Gambier depots. In this role you will be accountable for the safe, efficient, smooth and profitable delivery of the daily operational activity within the region.

Based on Portland and reporting to the Regional Manager, your major focus will be leading the day to day Forestry haulage operations, building excellent and strong relationships with the customer; driving safety initiatives; managing the driver workforce through experienced operational supervisors and delivering profitable results for the business.

Key aspects of this role include:

  • Ensuring safety initiatives are implemented, monitored and sustained
  • Build and lead a safety first, zero harm culture
  • Drive an efficient operations, maximising people and asset utilisation
  • Lead a team to ensure customer inventories are effectively managed within the framework of legislative requirements and in accordance with contractual requirements
  • Building effective relationships with all company stakeholders (employees, customers and peers)
  • Communicate, engage and develop our committed team of drivers and operations supervisors
  • Identifying cost management initiatives that drive improved commercial outcomes for the site 
  • Be a lead player at regular customer meetings
  • Ensure customer and operational KPI’s are achieved (or surpassed)
  • Ensure depot compliance and HSSE requirements are being met
  • Undertake weekly reporting to senior management, demonstrating an understanding of variances in contract terms and profitability.

To be considered for this role, you must be able to demonstrate your experience and skills in the following areas:

  • Experience in a similar capacity within the Transport and Logistics industry, preferably with exposure within the forestry sector (though not critical)
  • Exceptional safety leadership qualities
  • Have broad people management skills
  • Demonstrated customer relationship building skills
  • Outstanding commercial and financial acumen
  • Profit and loss accountability at either contract or branch level
  • Superior communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Be able to multi task and prioritise work across the division
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A positive attitude

Simply put, you will have a reputation for exceptional service delivery through your people. You set high standards and communicate clear direction. You challenge, motivate and drive outcomes with a view to continually improving outcomes for the business, its customers and employees.

We are part of the Swire Group of companies, headquartered in London. Swire encompasses a wide range of commercial activities spanning five continents and is known for its long-established reputation for integrity, professionalism and innovation.

Kalari is an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage women and Indigenous peoples of all ages to apply.

So what are you waiting for?  Join a team committed to community, growth and Kalari’s long term success in the Green Triangle

 Apply Now

 

 

 

 

 

Demonstrated customer relationship building skills

We are seeking an accomplished Operations Manager to run our Green Triangle Operation looking after our Portland and Mount Gambier depots. In this role you will be accountable for the safe, efficient, smooth and profitable delivery of the daily operational activity within the region.

Based on Portland and reporting to the Regional Manager, your major focus will be leading the day to day Forestry haulage operations, building excellent and strong relationships with the customer; driving safety initiatives; managing the driver workforce through experienced operational supervisors and delivering profitable results for the business.

Key aspects of this role include:

  • Ensuring safety initiatives are implemented, monitored and sustained
  • Build and lead a safety first, zero harm culture
  • Drive an efficient operations, maximising people and asset utilisation
  • Lead a team to ensure customer inventories are effectively managed within the framework of legislative requirements and in accordance with contractual requirements
  • Building effective relationships with all company stakeholders (employees, customers and peers)
  • Communicate, engage and develop our committed team of drivers and operations supervisors
  • Identifying cost management initiatives that drive improved commercial outcomes for the site 
  • Be a lead player at regular customer meetings
  • Ensure customer and operational KPI’s are achieved (or surpassed)
  • Ensure depot compliance and HSSE requirements are being met
  • Undertake weekly reporting to senior management, demonstrating an understanding of variances in contract terms and profitability.

To be considered for this role, you must be able to demonstrate your experience and skills in the following areas:

  • Experience in a similar capacity within the Transport and Logistics industry, preferably with exposure within the forestry sector (though not critical)
  • Exceptional safety leadership qualities
  • Have broad people management skills
  • Demonstrated customer relationship building skills
  • Outstanding commercial and financial acumen
  • Profit and loss accountability at either contract or branch level
  • Superior communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Be able to multi task and prioritise work across the division
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A positive attitude

Simply put, you will have a reputation for exceptional service delivery through your people. You set high standards and communicate clear direction. You challenge, motivate and drive outcomes with a view to continually improving outcomes for the business, its customers and employees.

We are part of the Swire Group of companies, headquartered in London. Swire encompasses a wide range of commercial activities spanning five continents and is known for its long-established reputation for integrity, professionalism and innovation.

Kalari is an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage women and Indigenous peoples of all ages to apply.

So what are you waiting for?  Join a team committed to community, growth and Kalari’s long term success in the Green Triangle

 Apply Now

 

 

 

 

 

Demonstrated customer relationship building skills

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years' experience do you have as an operations manager?

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