Yard Supervisor

•      Yard Supervisor sought for a high volume, advanced manufacturing site

•      Rochedale based, role reporting to Plant Manager 

•      Responsible in full for yard operations 

Client Details

The client boasts an advanced and automated manufacturing facility in Rochedale and is looking for a Yard Supervisor reporting to the Plant Manager. 


Reporting to the Plant Manager the Yard Supervisor is responsible for overseeing laborers, vehicle operators, material movers and helpers. You will prepare work orders, maintaining shipping and employee records and manage inventory. This role is also responsible for ensuring accuracy in order fulfillment and receiving procedures and guaranteeing that safety procedures are followed. Specifically you will:
  • Administer all yard work operations and ensure compliance to safety policies managing all yard staff 
  • Monitor loading of materials and ensure proper handling, managing yard stock in the process 
  • Maintain a neat and tidy yard as per 5S process overseeing all yard activities including vehicle operators, material movers and labourers.
  • Management of stock inventory in and out of yard.
  • Work closely with Despatch Supervisor to ensure that daily requirements are reached

To be successful in applying for this role you will have several years experience as a Yard Manager or Supervisor gained from within a heavy manufacturing (ieally building products) or distribution environment. You will be hands on and have a good grounding in 5S as well as holding a valid forklift licence.

Job Offer

Circa $85,000 (including super) + vehicle + ETAG