Expressions of Interest - Loco Driver Assistant Casual - Herbert Region

Bowen, Queensland, au
Company: Wilmar
Category: Business and Financial Operations Occupations
Published on 2021-07-24 19:16:15

Position Vacancy

Expressions of interest are sought from motivated and committed applicants for the role of Loco Driver Assistant in a casual capacity. The successful candidate will report to the Logistics Officer and will be based in the Herbert Region.

The position involves continuous shift work during the crushing season and weekend work is required.

Main duties:

  • Assisting the Driver with Locomotive service
  • Assembling rakes of cane bins for cane delivery
  • Assisting the driver in observing - vehicle movements approaching road crossings, faults or damages to bins, damage to track etc.
  • Providing clear communications
  • Equipment servicing, cleaning, greasing, fueling, shunting 
  •   Selection Criteria will include the following:

  • Manual Vehicle Driver's Licence
  • Work effectively within a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills
  • Ability to work unsupervised for periods of time
  • Work safely and look after the safety of others
  • Ability to identify and report problems or issues in a timely manner
  • Capable of performing day to day duties on uneven terrain with a reasonable level of fitness
  • Excellent punctuality and time keeping abilities
  • These positions have been built to provide support for leave coverage, pending absences with a period of notice and injury management whilst current employees are on suitable duties. This position may also be utilised to train candidates to move into a seasonal position in the future. The expectations are that successful candidates will be in a position to be called in for coverage as required at relatively short notice.

    Employees who gain seasonal driver assistant positions will have an expectation to train up to a driver position in the near future, depending on the needs of the business.

    If you have any questions or require further information, please contact Lisa Emmanuel, HR Officer (Herbert Region) 4776 4346. 

    Wilmar Sugar is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has a smoke, drug and alcohol free working environment

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