Forklift Operator / Local Driver - Full-time

Freight Specialists is a national logistics organisation operating branches and networks throughout Australia for over 30 years. Our brand is synonymous with safety and quality of service and we look to recruit, develop and inspire our people to achieve their career potential by providing an environment that recognises and promotes excellence.

We are currently looking for an experienced Forklift Operator / Local Driver on a Full-time basis for our Wagga Wagga depot who will become a valuable member of the Freight Specialists team with a focus on delivering excellence.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Depot all-rounder
  • Loading and unloading of inbound linehaul, local PUD and outbound linehaul vehicles.
  • Accurate reporting on driver runsheets
  • Completion of Pre-start checks on equipment
  • Promoting and ensuring all operations are conducted in compliance with Chain of Responsibility (CoR) and the Australian dangerous goods code (ADG).

Education & Qualifications

  • Forklift licence required
  • Current Heavy Vehicle Drivers' licence required
  • Dangerous goods licence highly advantageous.


  • Previous experience in express freight highly regarded
  • Possess a strong work ethic, be reliable and efficient
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to work autonomously
  • A good knowledge of Riverina and surrounding areas

Pre Employment

  • Police background checks and pre-employment medicals are mandatory
  • Must produce a Driving History print prior to interview and copy of current licence

Career Path & Business Culture:

As Freight Specialists is a privately owned and National business with branches throughout Australia, you will also be working for a company that is flexible and fundamentally believes that great people will deliver great service and opportunities. This is a great opportunity for an experienced individual to show off their skills and develop their career with an emerging business.

03/05/2021 $0 Wagga Wagga & Riverina 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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