+1 (868) 302-JOBS(5627)/ +1 (868) 712- (WORK)9675 #143 Wrightson Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago WI. Mon - Sat 8.00 - 18.00. Sunday CLOSED

Drivers

  • Location:
    EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
    COURIER, DRIVING
  • Deadline:
    December 22, 2022
  • Gender:
    Male, Female, Other

DRIVERS

 

KEY FUNCTIONS

 

The incumbent is required to provide reliable and safe driving services for the transportation of goods, personnel and/or materials/equipment and to perform messenger and courier duties such as collecting and delivering mail, documents, stores, and other supplies. Duties also include the routine maintenance of the vehicle and equipment.

 

 

KEY DUTIES

 

  1. Operate refrigerated trucks or any other company vehicle in a safe and effective manner to minimize the risk of injury, property damage or loss of life.
  • Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient way accordingly to all relevant legislation, policies, and procedures.
  • Assists in the loading and unloading of vehicle when necessary.
  • Perform daily safety and maintenance checks.
  • Clean trucks as scheduled and/or required.
  • Ensure trucks and equipment are safely and securely stored.
  • Advise the Maintenance Supervisor/Operations Manager of any requirements for maintenance or repairs.

 

  1. Deliver or collect goods and/or supplies as per schedule to ensure an adequate and safe distribution of goods to all customers or suppliers.

 

  • Check and verify goods loaded on truck with respective documentation i.e., delivery notes and/or invoices.
  • Deliver goods to customers as per scheduled routes.
  • Deliver or collect any goods or supplies from suppliers.
  • Collect any forms of payment from customers and complete the relevant documentation.
  • Maintain a daily record of deliveries or collections.

 

  1. Perform other related duties as required by job function.

 

 

Education and Training

 

The incumbent must possess the following:

 

  • A minimum of 2 O’Level /CXC passes inclusive of English Language & Mathematics
  • Minimum of three (3) years’ experience in driving a heavy motor vehicle with a satisfactory driving record.
  • Possession of a valid Trinidad and Tobago Driver’s Permit with endorsement for heavy motor vehicle. (Class 4)
  • Possession of a recent Police certificate of Good Character.

 

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

 

The incumbent must have proficient knowledge in the following areas:

  • Knowledge of Heavy-T Trucks and equipment safety
  • Knowledge of delivery procedures.
  • Knowledge of scheduling systems and procedures.
  • Knowledge of record keeping system.
  • Knowledge of equipment cleaning standards and procedures.
  • Knowledge of road safety and traffic laws.

 

The incumbent must demonstrate the following skills:

  • Ability to operate Heavy-T Trucks or any other vehicle in a safe and responsible manner.
  • Client service and public interaction skills.
  • Team Building.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Decision Making Skills.
  • Stress management skills.
  • Willing to use initiative.
  • Time management skills.

 

Work Conditions

  • Plant environment.
  • Regular working hours as assigned by the Operations Manager.
  • May be required to work a shift system sometimes.
  • May be required to work overtime and some weekends.