Container Unloader / Forklift Driver

  • Company:
    Australian Container Unloading Group
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
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Job Description

Physically fit, keen and reliable forklift operators and labourers required for immediate starts in sites in Prestons, South West Sydney.

If you enjoy being paid for physical fast paced work and prefer to be kept busy in your job, then we have great opportunities available for the right people!

Australian Container Unloading Group is a National Industry Leader in shipping container loading and unloading operations. If you are someone who experienced or is looking to get into container unloading / warehousing and logistics, you possess a forklift licence or are fit labourer and available Monday to Friday then we are looking for you. Work is based in South West Sydney (Area)

Working in ACUG Container Crews your duties will include:

Manually unload product from shipping containers onto pallets
Repetitive lifting of loads (up to 25kg)
Use of shrink wrap to manually wrap palletised goods
Working productively to strict timeframes
Obeying strict safety rules in warehouse environment
Forklift operators will be required to also:

Safely operate forklifts to unload palletised goods using container ramps
Use forklifts to attach container ramp to shipping containers
Operate slipsheet forklift to remove glass product from 20ft and 40ft containers
Successful candidates will possess the following:

Current Drivers licence and own reliable transportation (essential)
Previous experience in shipping container unloading / labouring (essential)
Current High Risk forklift licence and forklift experience (desirable but not essential)
Good literacy and numeracy skills
Excellent reliability and strong work ethic
Can do attitude and sense of urgency
Own PPE – Steel cap boots and hi vis shirt
Please note that work is paid PIECE RATE PER CONTAINER and gives the right people the opportunity to earn over and above award wage.

If this work interests you please dont hesitate to apply on SEEK submitting your resume with relevant work history or register at our website