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 seeking experienced B-Double drivers to join our operations team located at Wetherill Park to perform local and linehaul work. As you will be working within a dynamic, fast paced environment you will need to be able to manage multiple tasks while still maintaining an absolute attention to detail.
Permanent Full-time role
Linehaul drivers: Cents per kilometre method
Local drivers: $32/hour
Flexibility with start time required:
Linehaul drivers 10.30pm start time
Local drivers 12pm Start
Duties & Responsibilities
Local and intrastate operations to Major Head Ports
Accurate reporting on driver run sheet and work diaries
Manual handling involved
Loading and unloading of containers, trailers and vehicles
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
Current MC drivers licence required
Dangerous Goods driver licence required
Forklift Licence would be highly regarded (not essential)
Blue card or DG training would be highly regarded.
Experience and Personal Traits
Previous transport and driving experience minimum 2 years experience operating b-doubles
Possess a strong work ethic, be reliable and efficient.
Goal driven with a Can-Do attitude looking for the right opportunity to make a difference
Ability to work autonomously as well as within a team environment.
Excellent attention to detail
Good communication skills
A good knowledge of Sydney and surrounding areas.
Must produce a Driving History print prior to interview and copy of current licence
Police background checks and pre-employment medicals are mandatory for all successful applicants.
10/03/2020$0Parramatta & Western Suburbs1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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