Trainee Manager

Title Trainee Manager
Categories VIC Opportunities
Location Cobden (VIC)
Job Information



About McColl’s Transport

McColl’s Transport is one of Australia’s leading Tanker Transport companies, operating throughout Australia, specialising in the transportation of Bulk Food, Farm Milk and Bulk Chemicals, employing over 450 people nationally.

At McColl’s, we value our employees and strive to provide a supportive workplace where people genuinely enjoy what they do.


About the role

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Trainee Manager to kick start their career within transport and logistics, based in Cobden (VIC).

Working closely with the Operations Manager and our experienced operations team, this is a fantastic pathway position with a strong training focus.

The key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Supporting the Operations Manager with co-ordinating day to day Operations;
  • Assisting and supporting our workforce of drivers;
  • Performing all relevant administrative functions, such as ensuring that site specific inductions, training, performance records and required paperwork is reviewed and completed accordingly;
  • Investigating on road incidents and customer complaints;
  • Troubleshooting on road issues to ensure the problem is resolved efficiently;
  • Maintaining a safety-first operation and adhering to all WHS requirements, while furthering the safety culture through Safety Management Systems and reporting;
  • Strong customer interaction, including maintaining good working relationships and responding to all enquiries in a timely manner;


Why Join Us?

  • Attractive wages and conditions;
  • Permanent opportunity with an essential service provider;
  • A commitment to safe work practices;
  • A professional approach to business;
  • Extensive on the job & ongoing training;
  • Opportunities for career progression.


About you

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic team player and eager to be trained and developed in all aspects of our fast-paced day to day Operations.

In addition, we are looking for a self-starter with a “can do” attitude who is not afraid to roll up their sleeves to get the job done in this hands-on role.

To be successful in this dynamic role you will have:

  • A strong work ethic and customer focus;
  • Eagerness to learn;
  • Ability to work within a team environment, as well as unsupervised;
  • Excellent customer service skills, communication, written and interpersonal skills;
  • Completed Year 12 VCE or equivalent study;
  • A current drivers’ licence and be prepared to upgrade to a truck licence;
  • Strong time management and organisational skills;
  • Strong numerical skills and problem-solving capabilities;
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills including Excel and Word.


If you believe that you have the above attributes, are genuinely passionate about the transport industry and want to take the next step in your career, we want to hear from you!


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