Warehousing and Logistics Co-ordinator

Warehousing and Logistics Co-ordinator


Unaffected by the current economic conditions, at GDS we need to grow our capability to execute current and upcoming projects. These projects enable us to provide long term career growth, security and stability to our team.

To enable the seamless delivery of our projects, we require an experienced Warehousing and Logistics Co-ordinator to join our South Nowra team. To be successful in this role, you will need to work across multiple business lines,

If you have experience in Warehousing and Logistics, then please explore this opportunity below.

Operating under the Alkath Group, GDS is a family-owned and operated business. Under the surface,   over and above all the functions and positions, our company has something special. Something that you can’t always put words too, we aim to draw you in with our reason for existing.

At the heart of everything we do, is our purpose, “We exist to create solutions to keep everyone safe”.  Our vision is a world where the safety and wellbeing of others is a priority and continually improved through innovation and meaningful solutions. Every day, working for Global Defence Solutions, you know that you are contributing to keeping people safe.

I have been employed with GDS just over 11 Years, over this time I have had the opportunity  to experience many different roles which is often not an option with other companies.

I started out in administration and have now worked in warehouse, freight, Project Co-ordination and am now in WHS, this has given me the experience and knowledge of many aspects of the company enabling me to do my job more effectively. 

Working for GDS I have has many experinces, that I would not have had the oppotrunity to expericence with another employer, I have travelled to army bases and been to trade shows to experience the bigger picture of Defence. Meeting customers first hand,  provided training and received feedback on the end user needs.

In addition to the above, the group has always been flexible and supportive of my needs.

– H Duncan
WHS Co-ordinator – Alkath Group/GDS

The Warehousing and Logistics Co-ordinator role has been covered by existing staff during COVID-19. We have reached a point where this is no longer viable, and need a permanent Warehousing and Logistics Co-ordinator.

This role requires someone who has had experience with managing incoming freight, stores, warehousing and outgoing products.

Duties will include:

  • Point of Contact with Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders
  • Facilitate the shipping of products from one destination to another
  • Renew and review licenses required to import/export goods
  • Manage activities throughout the order fulfilment and transportation cycle
  • Print/Prepare Packing Lists and process in ERP
  • Print/Prepare Delivery Dockets and process in ERP
  • Unload transport with forklift as necessary, receive goods into stores and process against PO in ERP
  • Prepare/package loads for shipment, load onto transport with forklift as necessary
  • Issue Consumables, Spare Parts, and other Raw Materials to Projects or Work Orders as necessary and process transactions in ERP

You can obtain a complete position description here.

Before applying for this position, we ask that review the following criteria to ensure that your skills align with the requirements of the role:

  • Supply Chain qualifications or a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience in inbound shipment coordination and documentation
  • Experience in outbound shipment coordination and documentation
  • Experience within a warehousing/manufacturing environment
  • High-Risk Work Licence – Forklift Truck (Class LF)
  • Ability to prioritise conflicting deadlines
  • Organised and analytical with strong attention to detail

If you feel you have the right skills and are looking for a workplace where you can be a part of something bigger. A workplace where you know that you contribute to keeping people safe every day, we would love to hear from you.

You will need to send a cover letter along with your resume addressing the role criteria, located in the previous tab, letting us know why you are the right person for this position. Please address all applications to:

Natalie Atkin – KardiaHR
natalie@kardiahr.com.au
 02 4408 3509

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