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Laminex Australia
QLD - BNE - Bayside & Eastern Suburbs
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Our Australian Made Legacy Continues:

As we celebrate our 90th anniversary, Laminex remains a staple in the Australian manufacturing scene, much like the early days of Vegemite. Our journey through the decades has seen us play a significant role in shaping the nation's design landscape, contributing to the warmth and character of homes across Australia. Recognized globally as a "Great Place To Work," we pride ourselves on fostering an inclusive and supportive work environment, emphasizing diversity and personal growth.

Where Your Leadership Journey Begins:

In response to our recent expansion, we are excited to offer a leadership opportunity for a Forklift Team Leader / Trainer at our Brisbane Distribution Centre in Murarrie, QLD. This role is not just about leading; it's about elevating our forklift operations through expert training and development, ensuring safety and efficiency are at the heart of our logistics.

This is a standard dayshift position that will service the morning and afternoon shift crews, so start times will vary between 7am - 9am.

Your Role and Impact:

As the Forklift Team Leader / Trainer, you will play a critical role in guiding our forklift operations team, focusing on:

  • Leading by example in safety and operational excellence.
  • Conducting forklift training sessions, ensuring all team members are proficient and certified.
  • Managing the day-to-day operations, including scheduling, load planning, and team oversight.
  • Enhancing team performance through continuous improvement initiatives and feedback.

We Are Looking For:
  • A proactive leader with a passion for training and team development.
  • Valid forklift license with extensive operational experience.
  • Certification in Training and Assessment, with a proven track record in delivering effective training programs.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, capable of fostering a positive team environment.
  • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to manage multiple tasks efficiently.

Why Laminex?
  • Family First: Leading parental leave policy offering 26 weeks at full pay or 52 weeks at half pay, with a flexible return-to-work option.
  • Exclusive Deals: Enjoy special discounts across the Fletcher Building brands, enriching your lifestyle.
  • Career Progression: With the vast Fletcher Building group, your opportunities to ascend are limitless.
  • Discount Galore: Access a wide range of discounts from our partners, enhancing your everyday life.

Join Our Journey:

If you're a dynamic leader ready to elevate our forklift operations team, we're eager to welcome you to the Laminex family. Apply now to embark on a fulfilling career path with us. Lachlan from Laminex Australia will be in touch, and we promise to acknowledge every application as part of our Circle Back Initiative.