Fuel Tanker Driver - MC - Perth based

About the business:

Refuel Australia is a respected distributor of quality Caltex fuels and lubricants throughout the Pilbara, Midwest, Gascoyne and Murchison areas of Western Australia and the Northern Territory from Darwin to Alice Springs.

The company has been in the fuel distribution industry for over 40 years running a modern fleet of trucks and tankers and employing over 110 people.

At Refuel Australia our people are the greatest contributors to our success.  We are currently offering an opportunity for a Fuel Tanker Driver to join our team, working from our Perth WA depot.

About the role:
Reporting to the Depot Manager, you will be responsible for the safe delivery of fuel throughout the metropolitan area and regions east and north of Perth.  

At present the swing will be 8 days on, 2 days off with rolling days off.

Loading out of Coogee terminal mostly, with occasional loading from Atom Terminal Geraldton, Refuel Geraldton Depot, Mt Magnet Depot, Atom Terminal Kalgoorlie and Caltex Depot Port Hedland as required.

Delivering to a Koolyanobbing mine site mainly with other deliveries to Refuel Depots at Dalwallinu, Morawa, Three Springs, Geraldton, Mt Magnet and Carnarvon to a variety of customers including farming, mining, ship bunkering, roadhouses, OPTs, commercial customers in Perth metro and Caltex metro retail sites.

Key responsibilities:
    Drivers are required to safely load, transport and unload bulk petroleum products at retail and mine sites and commercial customers
    Drive multi vehicles, including single, b-double and road-train combinations including Quad
    Ensure safety procedures are followed at all times, in all work areas, within Refuel Australia sites, customer sites and on the road
    Ensure complete familiarity with Refuel Australia Drivers Handbook and undertake all transport expectations, hazard management, vehicle operations, loading and deliveries in line with all company procedures
    Complete prestart checks and report maintenance issues
    Report any incidents or near misses in line with Refuel Australia incident reporting procedure
    Undertake fuel deliveries in a safe manner to sites and all customers in line with communication and direction from Fuel Scheduler or Depot Manager
    Develop, grow and maintain good relationships with customers and ensure Refuel Australia customers receive a professional delivery experience at all times
    Use handheld electronic system provided to complete all required administrative tasks associated with deliveries
    Assist with daily depot operations including lube deliveries, stock handling and maintenance, Depot HSE compliance and customer service as required

Relevant qualifications:
MC drivers licence
Current DG licence
Minimum two years MC driving experience preferably with fuel tanker driving and delivery experience
Excellent driving history
Safe Load Pass desirable
Current forklift licence
Fatigue management training
National Police Clearance

Essential skills:
    Skilled and competent driver experience in the safe delivery of Dangerous Goods
    Basic mechanical skills on the operation of a heavy vehicle
    Skilled and competent driver dedicated to achieving the highest level of safety and risk reduction with a history of safe work practices, understanding hazard identification and risk assessment process
    Good knowledge of heavy vehicle mass management, fatigue management (BFM), dangerous goods and road transport rules and regulations, load restraint, NHVAS accreditation and chain of responsibility (CoR)
    Good knowledge of workplace health and safety legislation, policies and associated operation of heavy vehicles
    Strong customer service focus, positive attitude, good communication skills, work ethic and respect for colleagues
    Strong commitment to managing fatigue 
    Knowledge of basic manual handling procedures
    Must frequently be able to lift up to 25kg
    Ability to drive long distances and travel regularly
    Good numeracy skills

Hours vary as required by customer operational demands and will require overnight trips and weekend work.

If you are interested in this role, click the apply button and submit your application.

Refuel Australia will require all successful candidates to undertake a criminal history check, pre-employment medical and drug and alcohol testing.

07/09/2020 $0 Perth 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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