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Dispatch Forklift Driver Afternoon Shift

7 January 2020

Dispatch Forklift Driver

Afternoon Shift

 AKD Softwoods is a successful vertically integrated forestry products company, growing and manufacturing quality timber products. With the business currently undergoing exciting growth and with recent acquisitions; AKD Softwoods is now a national business employing over 1000+ people and is recognised for being a growth orientated progressive company that utilises the latest technologies.

We are looking for a committed, experienced and skilled forklift driver to join our Dispatch team on Afternoon Shift. This position is based at our Colac site.

The tasks required for this position are loading of finished timber packs onto trailers for distribution to our customers. Ensuring that all packs picked for a load are correctly scanned, and all paperwork is filled out accurately. We also require the successful applicant to locate and ‘dig out’ packs of finished timber product according to required load sheets.

   The successful applicant will have:

  • A current forklift licence
  • Strong forklift competencies, skills and experience
  • Attention to detail and ability to manage time effectively
  • Ability to work alone and unsupervised
  • Demonstrated commitment to health, safety and wellbeing

If you have commitment, energy and are motivated to make a difference, please email or post your resume and cover letter using reference code ‘DF0120’ to the below addresses.

Applications Close: Friday 24th January 2020

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

Colac and Irrewarra - Victoria


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