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Dispatch Forklift Driver - Caboolture

4 June 2021

Dispatch Forklift Driver

 AKD is a successful 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’ attitude.

An exciting opportunity exists for a forklift driver in the Despatch department at the Caboolture Site.

The position:

  • The Primary function of this role will be the picking of orders and loading of trucks for transport to customers.
  • The position will be afternoon shift (start finish times to be determined)

Skills/Attributes Required:

  • Must have a current forklift ticket
  • Strong commitment to working safely
  • Sound literacy skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Reliable / Punctual
  • Organizational skills
  • Analytical problem-solving skills


  • Knowledge of transport regulations for heavy vehicles.
  • Knowledge/experience of heavy vehicle load placement.
  • Familiar with ‘Chain of Responsibility’ legislation.
  • Sound knowledge of South East Queensland geographic locations.
  • Sound knowledge of products produced at the Caboolture site.

If you would be interested in joining the team, and you believe you have the motivation and attitude we are looking for, then please apply by sending your resume to: darren.wilton@akd.com.au

 Applications close:  Monday 11th June 2021

Note: Pre-employment drug and alcohol, along with functional capacity testing, may be required.

Caboolture - Queensland

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