Assistant HR Manager

Title Assistant HR Manager
Location Geelong (VIC)
Job Summary

McColl’s Transport is a dynamic transport company that specialises in Bulk Food, Farm Milk and Bulk Chemicals throughout Australia, employing over 450 people nationally. McColl’s is seeking an experienced HR professional to join our team here in Geelong on a permanent basis.

Job Information

Reporting directly to the General Manager Human Resources, this role is responsible for partnering with the divisional departments of our business throughout Australia to provide effective HR support.

Ideally, this role will suit and attract a high functioning HR Generalist with experience in high volume and dynamic workloads. The ideal candidate will:

  • Supervise end to end recruitment process;
  • Create and maintain relevant policy and procedure as required;
  • Assist with Enterprise Agreement negotiation across multiple business units and States;
  • Co-ordinate employee relations matters;
  • Oversee the Workers Compensation function Nationally;
  • Provide coaching, guidance and support to operational leaders regarding legislation, organisational function and change;
  • Support the business in regard to investigations to deliver fair and just outcomes;
  • Assist with the development and implementation of broad people based initiatives;
  • Oversee business payroll function.


To be successful in this position, you will need to demonstrate:

  • A minimum 5+ years of Human Resource experience in a generalist capacity;
  • A tertiary qualification in Human Resources or relevant industry exposure;
  • Well-developed knowledge of current legislation with the ability to interpret and apply relevant legislation and awards;
  • Previous experience in Enterprise Agreement negotiation and disciplinary investigations;
  • Relevant experience and qualification in RTW co-ordination for large employee base;
  • Experience in a high volume and fast paced blue-collar or corporate HR environment across a multi-site business;
  • Strong ability to communicate at all levels of organisation;
  • Proven experience in managing cultural change;
  • Transport experience will be advantageous.


If you feel that you have the above attributes, are ready to take the next step in your career, please forward your resume to or alternatively hit the APPLY NOW button.

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