Employment Type
Date posted
March 21, 2024
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Position title
Truck driver and Side loader Operator (Heavy Vehicles)
Brief description

The role of a heavy vehicle driver and side loader operator is to transport goods by heavy vehicle and operating side loader combination with a capacity of 35 tons Gross vehicle weight (GVW). Responsible for Import and export transactions.

  • Trucking all import and export container operations, ensuring the safety and compliance to road traffic act and PSA regulations.
  • Ensure service ability and maintenance of fleet assigned.
  • To record all containers done for the shift.
  • Inspecting hydraulic systems, to perform preventive maintenance
  • To submit checklist every week.
  • Raise any safety breach or vehicle maintenance issues to Managing department.
  • Reports and risk assessment to take photo of any incident and record all details in incident reporting form.
  • Operating side loader in conform to the 5s and risk assessment procedures.
  • Assembling and disassembling vehicle engines and cleaning fuel tanks.
Qualifications and requirements
  • Minimum School Certificate
  • Possess valid driving licence for Goods Vehicle and Heavy Vehicle
  • Ability to work odd hours
  • In depth knowledge of vehicle systems (Trailer mechanic)
  • A forklift operating license is necessary
  • Experience with operating a side loader would also be an advantage
Competencies (in order of importance)
  • Teamwork
  • Responsibility
  • Communication
  • Ethics
Reporting Line
  • Logistics Officer
Working conditions
  • Normal working hours are from 07:00 to 17:00.
  • Required to work on Saturdays and overtime if and when needed.

You are on a probation period of 1 year after which you will be employed by the company should the company be satisfied with your performance.

This job description does not imply that these are the only duties to be performed. This position implies that you will perform such other tasks as may be required for the effective operation of the Company upon request by your supervisor.

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