O’Brien Recruitment: Driver

Employer: O’Brien Recruitment

Job Title: Driver

Location: Cape Town, South Africa


We are currently recruiting for Drivers for our database. The ideal candidate must have a valid drivers license / PDP. 

Imports/exports experience advantageous.


We’re on the lookout for a skilled and reliable driver . If you’re experienced behind the wheel and seeking a new opportunity, read on to learn more about this position.


  • Responsible for providing crucial link between service providers, customs, depots and operational staff.
  • Submission of customs documentation, arranging customs examinations and port health/anti smuggling inspections as required
  • Collection and delivery of freight, ensuring PODs correctly completed (Signature, name, company stamp and date).
  • Cargo collection and delivery as soon as released to avoid storage.
  • Ensuring cargo correctly checked & weighed, advising office of any discrepancies
  • Filing of entries & PODs / monitoring and advising of storage, assisting with RIB and RIT acquittals
  • Daily Vehicle check in accordance with check list
  • Checking for import documents from Airline handling agents daily.
  • Communication with all departments to ensure important cargo is prioritized, and alternative arrangements made for deliveries that cannot be met.

Sales & service coordination:

  • Ensure customer service levels maintained, providing crucial front line link between office and clients, requiring good communication skills and ability to use initiative.
  • Responsible for following up leads or communicating opportunities to Line Manager.
  • Ensure that all Company owned property is managed with Company’s best interest in mind. Responsible for airfreight vehicle and cell phone.
  • Maintain daily log sheets documenting number of calls, times, kilometers and signatures from clients.
  • Reporting any accidents to SAPS and Manager immediat

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