Supervisor: Operations

The Port Elizabeth branch of Skynet South Africa (Pty) Ltd requires an individual to fill the above position. This position reports directly to the Branch Manager.


  • Supervision of staff including motivation, team building, performance management, etc
  • Responsible for owner drivers, drivers and van assistants
  • Receiving, processing and dispatch of all inbound and outbound freight
  • Document control if all inbound and outbound documentation e.g. fax pre-alerts, confirmation of fax pre-alerts, confirmation of freight received schedule, MAWB and manifest etc
  • Consignments are adequately identified and marked for transportation
  • Ensure optimum utilisation of vehicles daily
  • Ensure staff planning and relevant shifts
  • Correct staging of cargo to expedite controlled loading and verification / scanning of freight
  • Regular inspections of warehouse including neatness and general housekeeping
  • Movement of freight and freight handling
  • Responsible for POD management


  • Grade 12. (Tertiary qualification will be advantageous)
  • Experience in the Road Freight / Courier Industry essential
  • Min 2 years supervisory experience in the Courier and freight industry
  • Must have a valid driver’s licence & own transport
  • Strong team leadership skills
  • Industrial relations skills
  • Proficient with systems (i.e.: Microsoft products, Tracking systems (e.g. Trentac, Crosstrac, etc)
  • Computer literate
  • Sound geographical knowledge
  • Attention to detail and follow up skills
  • Ability to use initiative
  • Good planning & organizing skills
  • Decision-making skills
  • Sound communication skills – both written & verbal

Prepared to work extended hours and weekends

Please submit your CV to Deloshine Kistensamy –