Fleet Controller - Night Shift

Unitrans Recruitment - Alberton/Tulisa Park, Gauteng

Full-Time | Logistics

Overview

An opportunity has arisen for a high calibre Fleet Controller (Night Shift) to handle administrative tasks, supervising and controlling driver activities. Please refer to the minimum requirements, duties and responsibilities below for further information.

Responsibilities

• To ensure the most cost effective and efficient allocation, scheduling and routing of vehicles according to client service requirements. • To maintain consistent and regular contact with drivers throughout the shift and to proactively monitor loading and off-loading and notify client accordingly. • Ensure the administrative operating details are accurate and timeous with particular reference to PODs and other driver documents • Optimize the utilization rate of the fleet and organize client deliveries. o Reduce transportation costs. o Improve the use of the fleet. o Improve client services. • Plan, monitor and communicate trips in compliance with company and customer policies and procedures. • Ensure drivers and trucks are available and are compliant (Driver raining and vehicle maintenance) • Coordinate and communicate with the drivers and loading area. • Process transportation incidents (incidents, client complaints, loss of products, etc.). • Take part in OBC monitoring.

Requirements

• Matric or Equivalent Qualification • Qualification in Logistics is advantageous • Must have previous experience in a similar environment/role • 2 -3 Years Fuel Tanker experience • Sound knowledge of fleet routing, administration, product line and container types • Geographical knowledge – national and cross-border • Must be computer literate • Prepared to work shifts • Reliable and assertive • Pro-active and ability to take initiative