Truck Driver – TRU0923

AKD is a forestry products company, growing and manufacturing sustainable quality timber products. With operations across Queensland, NSW and Victoria we have 1,000 plus strong team members who are passionate about our business!

AKD is proud of our diverse culture, that supports empowered individuals, embraces teamwork, and encourages a simple action orientated ‘can do – make it happen’ attitude. 

We are looking for an experienced Truck Driver to join the team at the Morwell Distribution Centre.  This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated truck driver with a proven commitment to safety that is looking for a successful career in a progressive company.  

This position requires the successful candidate to drive from 7am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday. on an attractive day shift roster.

You may be required to work a reasonable amount of overtime as required to meet the demands of the business and fulfil the duties and responsibilities of the role. This position requires an experienced truck driver to transport goods to and from the Morwell Distribution Centre.

The successful applicant will have knowledge of the Chain of Responsibility requirements, great communication skills and a friendly nature, along with proven experience maintaining strong relationships with customers and contractors. This position requires the applicant to perform driving duties whilst adhering to all OH&S, legislative, site and contractual obligations.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Multi-combination (MC) license required however, Heavy-Combination (HC) licence would be considered
  • Loader and/or forklift licence is preferred, but not mandatory
  • Previous hauling experience & a clear understanding of road transport legislation
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Demonstrated commitment to health, safety and wellbeing
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Positive and well composed attitude

If you have commitment, energy and are motivated to make a difference, please email your resume and cover letter using reference code ‘TRU0923’ to the below addresses. For further information please email or call Jaimmii on 03 5527 1904 for a confidential conversation.

Note: Applications close 30th September 2023

Pre-employment drug and alcohol, along with functional capacity testing, will be required.