Welcome To Forestry South Africa
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

click here to see
all logo's

Employment Opportunity : Logistics Co-ordinator

previous page
 York Timbers
POSITION: Logistics Co-ordinator
SITE: Sabie
CLOSING DATE: 2 May 2017

York Timbers promotes the principles of employment equity.


The successful candidate will report to the Logistics Manager and will be responsible to ensure sufficient delivery of stock to the different processing facilities.


  • Timber transport management
  • Liaising with Harvesting Co-ordinator (transport planning, daily production outputs, harvesting production)
  • Stock management
  • Manage and control of company assets (Forwarder and other)
  • Ensure compliance with road traffic legislation and liaise with Roads Department regarding maintenance and construction
  • Fire risk management
  • Ensure compliance with FSC standards



  • Grade 12
  • BTech/BSc Forest Science
  • Logistics Management qualification will be an advantage

Work Experience:

  • At least 3-5 years harvesting and transport experience


  • Honest, reliable and energetic individual
  • Innovative and adaptable
  • Strong co-ordination, planning and organising skills
  • Ability to function in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Able to function independently and be accountable
  • Ability to plan, lead, organise and control subordinates/contractors
  • Willing to reside on the plantation if required and perform fire standby duties

If you meet the minimum requirements and are interested in applying for this vacancy, please forward your CV to:

Recruiting HR Name: Anina Coetzee

E-mail: recruitment@york.co.za
                Telephone No.: 013 764 9200
                Fax No.: 013 764 1027

Please mark your application clearly as Logistics Co-ordinator

Should you not hear from us within 14 days of the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.
NOTE: The commercial aspect of the Forestry South Africa (FSA) website, as well as the commercial side of the FSA Newsletter, is managed and run by Fevertree Media (Pty) Ltd which is a separately run entity to the non-profit organisation Forestry South Africa.

click here to see
all logo's