Hawkins Transport - Labourer / Yardperson

Our client Hawkins Transport is a multifaceted transport and distribution company with an opportunity for a Labourer / Yardperson to join their team working from the Cairns Depot.  The start date for this position will be on or before 23 March 2020.


This position entails assisting with the completion of the following duties:

  • Accepting and signing in of freight
  • Loading and unloading transport
  • Forklift operations (if/once licenced)
  • Assisting Drivers with load preparation and load security
  • Pickups as required
  • General yard and labouring duties.


  • Current driver licence (HR or HC class codes will be considered favourably, however not essential)
  • Current forklift licence (will be considered favourably, however not essential).

Required skills/attributes:

  • Good communication skills (the role includes customer interactions)
  • Keen, highly motivated, reliable, and a self-starter and demonstrated ability to learn and grow in the role
  • Reliable and trustworthy.

Experience in the transport and distribution industry or a previous yard environment will be highly regarded, however is not essential as training will be provided to the successful applicant.


10/03/2020 $0 Cairns & Far North 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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