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Yard/ Tug Driver

Advertiser: AHG Refrigerated Logistics2.8889 out of 52.9 overall rating (27 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
16 Jun 2020
Location
Melbourne, Western Suburbs
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics, Road Transport
Yard/ Tug Driver
 

AHG Refrigerated Logistics provide temperature controlled local and interstate transport services between all major capital cities in Australia by road and rail, along with cold storage and distribution services of fresh produce, meat, dairy, confectionary and manufactured foods within stringent HACCP, and local authority guidelines.

Our business continues to evolve, and with this development and growth comes increased opportunities for the right people to be a part of our exciting future.

We are looking for 2 Yard Tug Drivers based at our Derrimut depot.

Must hold a MC licence . 

Position 1 - 

Mon – Fri Morning Shift 4am – 1pm

Every 2nd Sunday it will be a midnight start

Weekend work available

Position 2- 

Mon – Fri afternoon shift 2pm – 10:30pm

Weekend work available

You will be responsible for:

  • Moving and coordinating trailers around the yard between depots
  • Completing pre-trip equipment inspections
  • Completing fault reporting of the Yard Truck and also trailer equipment using the vehicle defect report SOP
  • Ensuring safety standards are met upon hitching Prime Mover and Trailer
  • Ensuring trucks are fuelled as required
  • Ensuring loaded vans are made available for hooking up to meet strict departure schedules
  • Ensuring the tug test process is performed on every occasion

It is preferred you will have at least 1 years’ experience in a transport depot and an understanding of a logistics business.  You need to be reliable and results driven with excellent communication skills and be a hands on team with a MC licence (essential).

All applicants must have a reliable method of transport and be willing to undergo a pre-employment drug and alcohol medical.

To apply please click the 'Apply 'button below.

Note that only short listed applicants will be notified.

 

AHG Refrigerated Logistics provide temperature controlled local and interstate transport services between all major capital cities in Australia by road and rail, along with cold storage and distribution services of fresh produce, meat, dairy, confectionary and manufactured foods within stringent HACCP, and local authority guidelines.

Our business continues to evolve, and with this development and growth comes increased opportunities for the right people to be a part of our exciting future.

We are looking for 2 Yard Tug Drivers based at our Derrimut depot.

Must hold a MC licence . 

Position 1 - 

Mon – Fri Morning Shift 4am – 1pm

Every 2nd Sunday it will be a midnight start

Weekend work available

Position 2- 

Mon – Fri afternoon shift 2pm – 10:30pm

Weekend work available

You will be responsible for:

  • Moving and coordinating trailers around the yard between depots
  • Completing pre-trip equipment inspections
  • Completing fault reporting of the Yard Truck and also trailer equipment using the vehicle defect report SOP
  • Ensuring safety standards are met upon hitching Prime Mover and Trailer
  • Ensuring trucks are fuelled as required
  • Ensuring loaded vans are made available for hooking up to meet strict departure schedules
  • Ensuring the tug test process is performed on every occasion

It is preferred you will have at least 1 years’ experience in a transport depot and an understanding of a logistics business.  You need to be reliable and results driven with excellent communication skills and be a hands on team with a MC licence (essential).

All applicants must have a reliable method of transport and be willing to undergo a pre-employment drug and alcohol medical.

To apply please click the 'Apply 'button below.

Note that only short listed applicants will be notified.

 

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a heavy vehicle driver's licence?
  • Are you willing to undergo a pre-employment medical check?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • Are you willing to provide a copy of your driving record history?

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