Yard Operations Manager l Doka Australia

Doka Group
Australia, Minto
Job Type
Expiry Date
17/12/2022 03:09:00
Company Description

With more than 160 sales and logistics facilities in over 70 countries, highly efficient in-house production and more than 7,000 employees, the Doka Group is one of the world's leading companies for developing, manufacturing and distributing modern system formwork technology. Our strong and effective sales organisation gives construction firms all over the world swift access to pathbreaking formwork solutions and services for all areas of cast-in-place building construction. 

To continue building our high level of service for our customers, the Doka Group not only invests in its employees' professional and personal career development but also sets great store by foresighted personnel planning. If you are passionate about what you do, have an inner drive to succeed, a desire to learn and grow from your experiences, then this is your opportunity to step up to a challenge! Doka Australia is a subsidiary of Doka Group with head office in Minto, NSW.

Job Description

Are you ready to take that next step to level up your career and become Yard Operations Manager at Doka Australia?

As a Yard Operations Manager, you will be responsible in ensuring the smooth continuity of yard operations for the company and manage inbound and outbound stock. Furthermore, you will maintain a high performing team and manage your team members effectively and efficiently.

Your key responsibilities will be:

  • To ensure efficient execution of all yard related activities such as picking, loading, returns, service and maintenance, quality management, inspections, stock counting
  • To run of daily toolbox meetings to ensure that resources are allocated efficiently to minimize costs and maximize productivity 
  • To coordinate inbound and outbound container shipments with Logistics department
  • To execute accurate cost forecasts and investment plans based on business development and payback calculations
  • To oversee that inventory quality is in line with international Doka quality standards and ensure accurate quality control
  • To prepare and monitor relevant Yard Operations Key performance indicators monthly and share with team members 
  • To foster motivation, inspiration, team spirit, and positive attitude that promotes high performance and 'can do' spirit in the team

Required (Education and Technical)

  • Diploma or degree in business, engineering. operations management or other related fields
  • At least 5 years' experience in a similar role such as yard, inventory or warehouse management
  • Prior experience in a leadership role
  • Experience within the construction industry, ideally knowledge of formwork materials
  • Proficient using Microsoft Office applications especially Excel
  • Holder of a valid driver's license, forklift license would be ideal or willing to obtain license. 

Required ( Attributes and Motivation)

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ambitious and highly self-motivated
  • Strong leadership skills to build and manage a diverse team
  • Results driven and target-focused
  • Ability to solve problems using technical proficiency and analytical skills
  • Manages time effectively and adjusts priorities based on business demands
  • Ability to work under pressure


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