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Heavy Vehicle Driver

ByBen Vick

Aug 16, 2023
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Job Title: HEAVY VEHICLE DRIVER (VAL)

Work Level: Skilled

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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Market Related

EE Position: Yes

Location: Val

Reference Number: AO-1245

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Description

Accountable for the operation and maintenance of vehicles for the effective distribution and/or delivery of stock to outlets.

Requirements:    

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  • Grade 12
  • 1-year heavy vehicle driver experience
  • Experience within an agricultural environment will be an advantage
  • Valid Code 10 – C1 Driver’s License with PDP license
  • Knowledge of environment
  • GPS and map reading
  • Basic knowledge of farming activities and products
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS         

  • Ensure that all deliveries, logistics and the administration thereof are executed professionally and efficiently
  • Perform daily inspections on the vehicle to ensure the roadworthiness of the vehicle
  • Assist with stock counts and ensure that all stock on the vehicle is well maintained and managed
  • Assist with loading and offloading of stock
  • Complete logbook daily, report delays and incidents/irregularities to line manager

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Neat and presentable
  • Planning and organising
  • Punctual
  • Disciplined
  • Identification with management
  • Team player

Closing date: 17 August 2023

Please note that correspondence will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. Applicants who have not heard from us within 30 days of the closing date may assume that their applications have been unsuccessful and are hereby thanked for their interest. The filling of these positions will be aligned to AFGRI’s Employment Equity Policy

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By Ben Vick

Ben Vick is a Content Writer and Creator at Careersroom. He focuses on creating well-researched and unique content and believes that all weaknesses can be turned into strengths with time, effort, and practice.

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