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Fleet Controller - Johannesburg, South Africa

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Job Details

Job ID: #13479
Job Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Company Type Transport / Shipping / Logistics
Job Role Fleet Controller
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 3
Residence Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Nationality RSA Citizen or Work Permit Required
Degree Degree in Logistics or Accounting / Business Administration.

Job Description

Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Job Status: Open

Our client, a leading competitor in transportation and logistics is looking for an experienced and learned Fleet Controller to join their team in Cape Town.

Duties and Responsibilities;
* Coordinate, control, track, and communicate with drivers in order to ensure that orders are delivered in line with company standards and requirements.
* Brief and debrief drivers with necessary documents and other requirements needed.
* Track and monitor routes of vehicles on 5 different tracking programs.
* Ensure that the refuel processes and procedures are completed correctly for the designated vehicle fleet.
* Issue order numbers/instructions to drivers and monitor loading and off-loading times. Ensure delays are escalated.
* Ensure effective and efficient communication to drivers’ by issuing special instruction, liaising with drivers and the workshop(services and breakdowns), responding to fleet alarms, handing over to the next shift, and escalating problems to the relevant manager.
* Monitor driver adherence to the sleeping and stopping procedures of the company by issuing stop order numbers and confirming authorized stopping areas.
* Conduct briefing and de-briefing sessions with drivers and ensure all documentation is verified.
* Collect and capture loading, off-loading, and trip information in accordance with relevant company policies and procedures.
* Complete incident or accident documentation as and when required.
* Generate relevant reports on a daily basis (incl. sleeping report and yard report).

Key Skills
* Outstanding organizational skills.
* Analytical mindset and good problem-solving skills.
* Quantitative ability.
* Attention to detail.
* Exceptional interpersonal skills.
* Excellent written and verbal communication.
* Competence in operating and tracking on tracking programmes (Pointer SA, Mix Telematics, Pulsit Electronics/MS track web8, Soltrack, Amber connect, Real Cam, Dyna Fleet).

  • Job Role: Fleet Controller
  • Industry: Transport / Shipping /Logistics
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
* Experience in the transportation industry.
* 3 years in a logistics role.
* Degree in Logistics and/or Accounting / Business Administration.
* Experience with Flat-Decks and Tautliners.

Additional Requirements

Fleet Controller
Logistics Controller

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