22 May 2024

Fleet Allocator - Mainfreight (Hazardous Goods), Wacol



The role will work in conjunction with another Allocator looking after local Brisbane pickups, deliveries, and timeslots for our growing fleet of 17 vehicles. Focus and a keen eye for detail are crucial in this fast-paced role.

The ideal applicant is not just looking for a job to go to every day, rather they are looking for a career within an international organisation where your opportunities are limited only by your drive to succeed and produce results.

Day to day your tasks may include:

  • Planning delivery runs with a view to put the right truck in the right area for pickups that afternoon, while meeting timeslot bookings and being mindful of linehaul arrival times.
  • Allocating Pickups while monitoring driver fatigue, capacity, and understanding the time taken to complete what you’re asking.
  • Closely monitor all local freight coming through the depot, ensuring no consignment falls through the cracks.
  • Monitoring drivers first delivery runs, adapting your delivery plan as required to maintain our quality service.
  • Provide a detailed handover to the 2nd allocator.
  • Booking in timeslots with major DCs.
  • Ensuring documentation meets requirements for all timeslot receivers.
  • Build relationships with our contacts at our major customers

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have an eye for detail and a mind for planning.
  • Be able to make a decision quickly to solve problems as they arise.
  • Be able to build rapport with our Owner Drivers, Customers and Team
  • Maintain a focus on Quality, every consignment matters, big or small
  • Be eager to learn the world of dangerous goods and all its quirks
  • Pro-actively tie up loose ends and solve problems.
  • Be flexible in your start time when required – 4:00am or 7:30am.

Any knowledge of Dangerous Goods, CoR, HVNL or allocating will be looked upon favourably, as will any experience as a delivery driver with relevant licenses. 

All training regarding Dangerous Goods can be provided.

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Your future with Mainfreight could begin right here. If you have what it takes and are up for an adventure, we’d love to hear from you.


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