Are you an experienced Transport Driver
and looking for a new job?
As a Transport Driver, you will play a crucial role in the transportation and delivery of goods, ensuring efficiency, safety, and timely service.
To join our team, you must be comfortable with the following:
- Safely operate assigned vehicles, such as trucks or vans, for the transportation of goods to designated locations.
- Follow scheduled routes and maintain timely delivery of goods, adhering to all traffic laws and regulations.
- Load and unload cargo, ensuring proper handling and securing of goods to prevent damage or loss during transportation.
- Conduct thorough pre-trip and post-trip inspections of vehicles, reporting any maintenance issues or damages to the appropriate channels.
- Maintain accurate records of deliveries, including delivery times, mileage, and any incidents or irregularities encountered.
- Communicate effectively with dispatchers, customers, and warehouse personnel to coordinate delivery schedules and resolve any logistical challenges.
- Adhere to company policies and procedures regarding safety, security, and vehicle maintenance.
- Assist with general warehouse tasks, including picking, packing, and organising inventory as needed.
To be eligible, you must have:
- Driver’s License: Valid and unrestricted driver's license, with a clean driving record.
- Experience: Proven experience as a Transport Driver, preferably in a commercial or industrial setting.
- Traffic Laws and Regulations Knowledge: Excellent knowledge of traffic laws and regulations, with a strong commitment to safe driving practices.
- Tool Familiarisation: Ability to navigate efficiently using maps, GPS, or other navigation tools.
- Physical Fitness: Strong physical stamina, as the role may involve manual lifting and carrying of heavy items.
- Management Skills: Exceptional time management skills and the ability to meet tight delivery deadlines.
- Communication Skills: Excellent communication skills to interact with dispatchers, customers, and other team members effectively.
- Attention to Detail: Strong attention to detail and organisational skills to maintain accurate records and handle paperwork.
- Adaptability: Willingness to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and public holidays, as required by the job.
If you are a dedicated and experienced Transport Driver seeking a new opportunity, this role at RecruitWest's client could be the perfect fit. Apply now to join a dynamic team and contribute to the efficient transportation of goods across Perth.
Register your interest here.
Note: This job description is intended to outline the general responsibilities and requirements of the Transport Driver position. It is not an exhaustive list, and additional duties may be assigned as needed.