South Africa

On-Site Supervisor

Company Manline Freight
Published 18/11/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Location Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Core purpose of the role

The candidate will be responsible for the administration management and control of the preloading process of all BP linehaul trucks daily during nightshift on the customer site.

Job Functions Logistics,Operations
Industries Freight / Shipping / Transport / Import / Export,Logistics
Key deliverables and outputs

•Preload all Manline Freight vehicles in the order requested by the client.
•Ensure correct vehicles are loaded in line with shipment numbers
•Check driver paperwork to ensure accuracy before departing
•Act as the Manline Freight representative on site
•Communicate as necessary with Manline Freight drivers, BP and Unitrans warehouse staff regarding daily planning
•Liaise with Manline Freight operations to ensure that sufficient vehicles are supplied to client
•Ensure that all loads are sealed before leaving the loading bay, and that correct seal numbers are included on paperwork
•Assist drivers to ensure compliance of vehicle equipment and accessories as required by client (signage, dunnage, PPE equipment etc.)
•Ensure that a sufficient supply of seals is available at all times
•Carry out any other duties assigned by Management.

Academic qualifications

•Matric / Grade 12

•Relevant tertiary qualification in transportation/logistics/business management

•Driver’s License is compulsory

Work experience

•Minimum of 5 years practical driving experience on an ultra-heavy motor vehicle
•Must be able to work shifts
•Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook)

Personal Attributes

•Able to meet Timescales
•Attention to detail
•Following Procedures
•Managing Tasks
•Upholding Standards
•Team Working
•Making Decisions
•Documenting Facts


•Examining Information
•Adopting Practical Approaches
•Interacting with People
•Establish Rapport
•Directing People
•Conveying Self Confidence
•Thinking Positively
•Embracing Change
•Valuing Individuals
•Taking Action
•Understanding People
•Articulating Information

Job Closing Date 25/11/2021
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