South Queensland Operations Manager


Job no: 745077
Work type: Full time
Location: Brisbane - Metro South
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Here at Linfox we believe together, anything is possible. Use sophisticated technology to deliver everyday essentials and natural resources for Australia’s biggest companies. Work with major customers in retail, healthcare, government and defence. Shape the future of logistics with industry leading innovations in safety, sustainability and efficiency. Create a career to be proud of. Expect all this and more when you join Linfox.

What does the job look like?

This South Queensland Operations Manager will oversee the pick-up and delivery operations associated with intrastate and interstate freight movements, intrastate road linehaul operations, administration, and customer service functions. Key areas:

  • Ensure a safe worksite and achievement of agreed safety goals
  • Set operating budgets in conjunction with the Area Manager and General Manager and lead operational teams to deliver the expected plan
  • Manage the weekly P&L to achieve the financial plans across all aspects of the operation and its associated cost centres
  • Develop robust relationships with our customers to support their needs in line with the needs of our day to day operations
  • Challenge, coach and develop individuals with the intent of driving positive results
  • Develop innovative solutions and procedures to improve operational efficiencies

Are you the one?

In this position you must maintain a safe working environment and ensure compliance is achieved in line with company and regulatory standards. You are responsible for the financial performance of the operation and must effectively manage the weekly P&L to achieve the financial plans for the operation. You can demonstrate:

  • Strong commercial acumen with ability to strategically influence and deliver pragmatic solutions to challenging/complex business issues
  • Proven experience in developing and maintaining high performance teams and culture
  • Proactive in identifying opportunities to strengthen processes and be able to implement these strategies
  • The ability to take the lead with innovative approaches to continuous improvement, relating to safety, people engagement and operations
  • Experience in conducting operational reviews and financial reporting
  • Dangerous Goods experience is not essential but advantageous

Sound like you? Please click the apply button to submit your application and resume.

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Further information

You will be required to meet Linfox's employment criteria which will include but not be limited to a criminal history check and full medical with a drug and alcohol test.