Holcim Australia

Dispatch Officer - Humes Echuca

Holcim Australia

Shepparton, Victoria, Australia

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Job Posted: 13/07/2018

Job Category:

Transport, Shipping, Logistics / Stores & Warehouse

Job description:
  • Generous salary package including 12.5% super on offer
  • Both personal and professional development opportunities
  • A permanent role in the world''s largest building materials company

Holcim has been servicing the infrastructure, construction and mining industries for more than 110 years and employs over 3,000 staff across 300 sites.

Part of the world''s largest construction materials Company, LafargeHolcim, Holcim is leading supplier of concrete, aggregates and precast products.

About the role

Coordination of all dispatch activities at our Echuca precast factory.  You will be the frontline interface between the customer and Humes and are responsible for a high standard of customer service.

  • Fully compliant with all safety procedures, ensuring drivers have accurate paperwork, correct equipment, correct loading and sizing, fatigue management
  • Planning loading and deliveries to ensure optimum use of space and capacity
  • Producing detailed delivery schedules, picking slips for each load
  • Coordinate between loading yard and production teams
  • Tracking loads to ensure prompt and accurate delivery times
  • Maintaining excellent customer service with external clients through phone, email and other forms of communication, ensuring complaints are dealt with properly
  • Accurate and timely financial reporting including credit guidelines followed

About you

  • Previous experience in a similar role within heavy manufacturing or logistics
  • Exposure to the building materials or construction sectors is an advantage
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills and be able to build rapport
  • Able to find ways to put together solutions that add value for your customers

On offer here is:

  • Generous salary package including 12.5% super.
  • Dynamic fast paced role with worlds largest building materials company
  • A chance to grow your career with training and opportunities to develop your skills and knowledge
  • Culture focused on the recognition of effort and reward for achievement

Why join Holcim?

As part of a global company, Holcim offers long term career paths along with a variety of training and development opportunities.

Holcim is proud to be an industry leader in safety and environmental sustainability and is committed to being a good member of the communities we live and work in.