DRIVER

Company Affinity Health
Reference # 229/2017
Published 07/12/2017
Contract Type Permanent
Location Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa
Introduction
1)Core Purpose

The position requires an individual that will be able to manage multiple deliveries and collections within a day, with short notice on changes as well as ensure that the dispatcher is constantly informed. They need to have a viable amount of knowledge in regards to the locations and a willingness to be proactive with approval in making decisions. The position is for someone who enjoys working in a fast pace environment with patience and understanding to change, always maintaining high standards for the company as they are often the first point of contact.
Job Functions Driver
Industries Freight / Shipping / Transport / Import / Export
Specification
2)Key Role Outputs

a)Deliver goods locally and sometimes over inter-city routes or other provinces
b)Record deliveries and driving via e-logs, etc.
c)Drive long distances.
d)Fill up on fuel and do routine pre-trip inspections.
e)Report to dispatcher and record any incidents.
f)Follow all applicable traffic laws.
g)Transport hazardous materials - This depends on the need.
h)Multi-Stop Loads (Drug collection, several medical centers)
i)Loading/Unloading Collections
j)Take rest periods as required during trips.
k)Report maintenance problems to the appropriate personnel.
l)Do official banking as required, collecting cash and making payments at the bank.
m)Ensure the safety of passengers and vehicles at all times when on duty.
n)Obtain valid signature on delivery documents
o)Ensure that constant communication is upheld with your dispatcher.
p)Ensure the vehicles license disc, tracker and E-tag are up to date.
q)Assist with any other duties within reason assigned by the Manager.

Requirements
3)Mandatory Qualifications

a)Code 8 Drivers License
b)Valid Passenger Driving Permit (PDP)

4)Advantageous Qualifications

a)N/A







5)Mandatory Experience/Exposure

a)3 years’ plus hands-on experience in light vehicle driving.
b)Committed to ensure the safety of passengers and the vehicle.
c)Be able to multitask regarding changing of trip schedule.
d)Proven ability to read maps and use GPS systems.
e)Ability to plan routes.
f)Able to perform minor repairs in at around the offices
g)Clear driving record – no incidents and accidents.
h)Excellent References

6)Advantageous Experience/Exposure

a)N/A

7)Knowledge and Skills

a)In depth knowledge of routes, locations and addresses in and around Gauteng.
b)Effective communication and people sills.
c)Knowledge of basic vehicle maintenance.

8)Desired attributes

a)Personal Hygiene is a must.
b)Passenger oriented driver.
c)Positive attitude and professional demeanor.
d)Excellent time management skills.

Job Closing Date 08/01/2018
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