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General Hand

Advertiser: Sea Swift3.6 out of 53.6 overall rating (14 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
9 Jan 2020
Location
Darwin
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics, Warehousing, Storage & Distribution

General Hand

Sea Swift is Australia's largest privately and locally owned shipping company, providing marine freight and logistics services to Northern Australia and surrounding regions, including Far North Queensland, Cape York, Torres Strait, Northern Territory communities and coastal islands.

Sea Swift has an exciting opportunity for a General Hand to join our Operations team.  This is a full time role based in Darwin.

Your main responsibilities will include receiving, sorting, consolidating and dispatching general freight in accordance with Sea Swift procedures and standards.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate the following skills and abilities:

  • Experience with cargo receiving, consolidation and dispatching processes
  • Current forklift licence
  • Providing professional customer service
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Clear and legible handwriting
  • Proactive attitude towards safety
  • Ability to work unsupervised

Applicants holding the following qualifications/experience will be highly regarded:

  • Experience operating 16T and 37T top lifter forklifts
  • Certificate II or III in Transport & Distribution
  • Knowledge of the marine or logistics industry

Our people are our strength. We are looking for someone who follows direction, can take the initiative, is a team player, values safety highly and takes pride in the work they do. Opportunities for career development exist for the right person.

The successful applicant will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical including a drug and alcohol test.

Please submit your application via Seek by clicking the 'Apply' button.

Sea Swift is an equal opportunity employer

Sea Swift has an exciting opportunity for a General Hand to join our Operations team.  This is a full time role based in Darwin.

Your main responsibilities will include receiving, sorting, consolidating and dispatching general freight in accordance with Sea Swift procedures and standards.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate the following skills and abilities:

  • Experience with cargo receiving, consolidation and dispatching processes
  • Current forklift licence
  • Providing professional customer service
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Clear and legible handwriting
  • Proactive attitude towards safety
  • Ability to work unsupervised

Applicants holding the following qualifications/experience will be highly regarded:

  • Experience operating 16T and 37T top lifter forklifts
  • Certificate II or III in Transport & Distribution
  • Knowledge of the marine or logistics industry

Our people are our strength. We are looking for someone who follows direction, can take the initiative, is a team player, values safety highly and takes pride in the work they do. Opportunities for career development exist for the right person.

The successful applicant will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical including a drug and alcohol test.

Please submit your application via Seek by clicking the 'Apply' button.

Sea Swift is an equal opportunity employer

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have experience operating a forklift?
  • Do you have a heavy vehicle driver's licence?
  • Which of the following forklift licences do you have?
  • Are you willing to undergo pre-employment drug and alcohol screening?

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