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Workshop Supervisor, Perth

Last update 2024-05-24
Expires 2024-05-23
ID #2067497962
Workshop Supervisor, Perth
Australia, Western Australia, Perth,
Modified March 12, 2024


Our people are more than our best asset. With 18 depots across the nation, we operate through a combination of employees and full-time subcontractors in all mainland capitals and many key regional centres. As a privately owned and operated business, we work as one large family and our down to earth culture reflects this. Communication is key to our success and everyone at Northline has a voice. Through coaching and development, we not only develop individual skills but also enhance Northline’s culture and expertise.
All of our employees are trained in the most efficient and effective methods of secure handling, from container loads to fragile product to doorstep deliveries.
A rare opportunity has become available to join our Darwin operations as a Workshop Supervisor!
As the Workshop Supervisor, you will be responsible for the repairs and maintenance of Northline’s fleet of heavy Vehicles, light vehicles, trailing equipment and fixed plant in Darwin as well as providing support and guidance to the Workshop team.
If you are looking for a new opportunity in an organisation with great team culture! Join Northline – Australia’s Global Logistics People today!
As the Workshop Supervisor your duties will include :
Ensure all workshop staff, contractors and visitors adhere to Northline’s OH&S requirements while keeping the work environment safe and free from and potential risks.
Work closely with the Fleet Supervisor to schedule maintenance and servicing of vehicles and trailers as per the Gearbox Maintenance Management system, as well as prioritising emergency repairs and breakdowns.
Manage the maintenance of all workshop equipment e.g. vehicle-lifts, welders, grinders, presses, forklift etc.
Provide on-the-job training as well as coaching and mentoring to mechanics, apprentices and other outside contractors.
Ensure final check/test driving is completed by qualified personnel for all hauling and trailing equipment prior to return to work.
Forecast and control of stock levels for workshop consumables, identification and ordering of the correct parts for workshop repair jobs.
In conjunction with the Maintenance Co-ordinator manage all outsourced work, including the scope of work, quoting and quality control of all work performed.
Perform trouble shooting and diagnostics on vehicles and equipment.
Plan and organise the Preventive Maintenance System in accordance with the NHVR parameters, delegate specific tasks to ensure compliance with the regulator.
As a successful candidate you will have:
Extensive experience in Mobile Equipment Maintenance.
Full understanding of vehicle standards, NHVAS Regulations and the Maintenance Management component.
Well-honed leadership and supervisory skills with an ability to motivate others.
HR Driver’s Licence.
Engineering Trade Qualification, preferably Heavy-Duty Truck Mechanic or Diesel Fitter or equivalent.
Experience with trucks including: Kenworth, Mac, Volvo, Freightliner, Hino, UD Nissan & Mitsubishi.
Experience with trailers including: Vaudry & GMC Tautliners, Flat-tops, skels & Fridge vans.
Experience with engines including: Caterpillar C-15 & C-16, Cummins, Volvo, Hino & UD Nissan.
Learning, training and development support –

Northline believe in the people we hire. We offer training in leadership, communication, self-development and job-specific courses. We pride ourselves that we promote from within, offering great opportunities for career progression.
Employee recognition programs -

Recognising individuals, supervisors and teams that encompass Northline’s values and have provided an outstanding contribution to the operations.
Wellness and benefits programs –

Such as our Employee Assistance Program, offering our teammates support, when they need it. Northline’s benefits program offers discounts on travel, fitness and health, sports and entertainment, automotive, gifts and more!
Regular team building!
Who is Northline?
Northline is an experienced Australian-based, global logistics business with an industry-leading national network and an international reach into more than 100 countries.
Our customers freight can start or end in international cities, small towns or remote communities, but wherever the destination, you can rely on Northline to deliver.
At Northline we believe our people are one of our greatest assets. We are a progressive Australian family owned business, we are proud of what we achieve, and we like to recognise and reward those who go above and beyond!
That’s why, we are, Australia’s Global Logistics People.
Northline and its people help to ensure a safe workplace for all employees. Candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment medical that incorporates a drug & alcohol screen, as well as a police clearance.

01 Feb 2024

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Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Workshop supervisor

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