HC Truck Driver – Wollongong, 12 Week Contract

  • Company:
    Australia Post
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    5 hours ago
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About the Role?

We’re looking for experienced truck drivers to join our great delivery team in Wollongong for our busy peak period starting in September! As part of our transport team you’ll play a key role in connecting us with our customer communities… which includes all of Australia!

What will you be doing?

  • Driving our modern trucks between our operations centres and customers, pick-up and delivery of mail cages and parcels
  • Providing outstanding service to our customers, you will be the face of Australia Post
  • As we keep saying, safety comes first. You will be expected to be safe and efficient when out on the road and will need to complete your own daily vehicle safety checks before you head out each morning
  • What do we offer?

  • Full time hours on a casual contract for 12 weeks.
  • Great casual rates which include shift penalty and overtime rates
  • Allowances including meal and tonnage (based on heavy vehicle)
  • Above industry standard superannuation rate of 12%
  • Rotating rosters including weekends and evenings
  • A safe, quality and modern working environment
  • What are we looking for?

  • A NSW HC truck licence with a minimum of 6 months driving experience in a heavy vehicle is required
  • You’ll have less than 5 demerit points accumulated in the last 2 years, with no suspension or cancellation of your licence within the past 5 years.
  • You’ll be safety focused and understand the importance of chain of responsibility
  • You’ll need to be able to work on a rotating roster including day, afternoon and night shift
  • As part of the recruitment process we require you to provide a driving history report, undergo a pre-employment medical and drug/alcohol screening as well as national police checks.

    About Australia Post:

    At Australia Post, a diverse, inclusive and enjoyable culture is the foundation for great work. It’s why we encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities and cultures, and promote a flexible way of working that enables a genuine work-life balance. Plus, our unique scale and scope means there are outstanding opportunities for career growth and personal development, whatever your ambitions.