Logistics Team Leader

Join Airnorth as a Logistics Team Leader!

Are you ready to take your logistics career to new heights with Australia’s second-longest running airline? Airnorth has been a cornerstone of Northern Australia’s aviation landscape for over 40 years, growing from humble beginnings to a vital part of the region’s social and economic fabric.

We are now seeking a dynamic Logistics Team Leader to join our Supply Chain team and play a pivotal role in our busy airline maintenance facility.

About the Role:

As the Logistics Team Leader, you will report to the Supply Chain Manager and lead a dedicated team responsible for stores, warehousing, goods, and logistics operations.

This hands-on role is crucial for ensuring efficient logistics flows, supporting the engineering department with impeccable customer service, and maintaining compliance with CASA regulations and various industry standards.

This position is based at Airnorth’s Darwin Engineering and Maintenance base in Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and support the Stores team in shipping, receiving, and storing goods.
  • Coordinate daily operations, delegate tasks, and solve problems on the go.
  • Manage KPI’s, generate reports, and ensure adherence to standard operating procedures (SOPs).
  • Maintain quality control and inventory accuracy.
  • Implement process improvements to boost efficiency and productivity.
  • Ensure strict compliance with safety protocols and regulations.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Professional qualification in Supply Chain, Logistics, Project Management, MBA.
  • Experience in aviation (5 years) or mining/oil & gas environments.
  • Proficiency in Stores database systems.
  • Strong knowledge of inbound and outbound logistics best practices.
  • Clear and effective communication skills.
  • Current Australian driver’s licence and the ability to obtain an Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC).

Desirable Skills:

  • Minimum of 5 years of supervisory or leadership experience.
  • Exceptional customer service and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to thrive under pressure and handle competing priorities.
  • Keen attention to detail and accuracy in data entry.
  • Effective problem-solving abilities and practical solution implementation.
  • Forklift Licence

Why Airnorth?

At Airnorth, we treat our employees like family. We’re proud of our team and value each individual’s unique talents, rewarding them from day one. Here’s what you can look forward to:

A Supportive and Collaborative Team: Work with a friendly, helpful team that’s always there to back you up.

Development and Training Opportunities: Grow your skills and advance your career with ongoing training and development.

Travel Perks: Enjoy access to discounted airfares and generous staff discounts on travel, including hotels, cruises, and car hire.

Health and Wellbeing Discounts: Take advantage of health insurance and gym membership discounts.

Employee Assistance Program: Access 24/7 support whenever you need it.

Salary Packaging: Benefit from flexible salary packaging options.

Refer a Friend Incentive: Earn a bonus for referring friends to applicable roles.

Convenience: Enjoy free on-site parking and a provided uniform.

Join us at Airnorth, where the skies are not the limit but just the beginning!

If you are passionate about leading a logistics team to excellence and have the right qualifications and attitude, we would love to hear from you!

How to apply

To apply, submit your CV to SEEK, see link below, or email careers@airnorth.com.au

To apply for this position, you must have the legal right to live and work in Australia.

Dani (HR - Talent Acquisition )
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Closing date

Wednesday, 31 July 2024

Work type

Full time


Darwin, NT