Code 14 Truck Driver -Witbank

Job Title: Code 14 Truck Driver -Witbank
Department: Sales & Marketing
Closing Date: 2016/07/14
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Witbank, Mpumalanga

Key Purpose: To deliver bulk products from the Terminal/Depot by road in a safe and efficient manner as laid down in the policies and regulations of the Company. To operate and maintain the Bulk Trucks entrusted to you in accordance with Company standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Safe delivery of products
  • Care of Vehicles
  • Upholding of Company Image
  • Handling of delivery hoses

Specific Outcomes:

  • Carry out the check of the vehicle as per the procedure set out in S I 422 and complete the required forms
  • Hand the completed checklist to the Security Guard as you leave the premises on your first load.
  • Any serious defaults must be reported immediately and the vehicle is not to leave the Depot.
  • Loading of bulk products into the tank trucks as per the laid down procedures
  • Delivery of this product into the storage tanks of the customer as directed and in accordance with the laid down policy and standing instructions.
  • Pumping back of product at the Depot as and when required with approval of the Supervisor
  • Preparation and completion of delivery notes
  • invoices for products delivered
  • Complying with the credit policy of the Company by means of collecting cheques from customers as directed.
  • Completion of shift reports
  • Bulk vehicle preventative maintenance as required.
  • Completion of transport administrative records as directed from time to time by the Dispatch Supervisor.
  • Reporting of defects at customer installations to the Dispatch Supervisor.
  • Reporting of Accidents Spillages Contaminations Fires or any other catastrophes/emergencies to the Dispatch Supervisor/Depot Manager immediately and completing of related documents/records.
  • Participate in Driver Competitions and attend training courses and fire/emergency drills as and when required.
  • Create a good public image by maintaining a clean vehicle and operating the same with courtesy and caution.
  • Ensure that all signage on the vehicle is in a good condition eg Hazchem, No Smoking, No Naked Flames, No Cellphones.
  • Ensure that Fire Extinguishers and Triangles are serviceable
  • Performing of meter checks as and when required or in accordance with laid down procedures/standing instructions
  • Carry out OSHACT duties as set out in terms of section 14 of the Act
  • Adhere to the special requirements of deliveries which have to be made to the Mines.
  • Attend Drivers meetings.

Education & Experience:

  • Matric and or equivalent
  • Valid EC Driving license
  • Valid Hazchem Certificates

Knowledge, Skills & Attributes:

- Good knowledge of traffic rules
- Knowledge of Petroleum industries
- Working knowledge of truck operations
- Safety consciousness

- Good interpersonal skills
- Good communications skills

- ability to work under pressure
- Self motivated
- Proactive
- Ability to use initiative
- Achievement output driven
- Problem identification attentive

Important Information:

  1. All applications must be submitted to the contact details provided and in the manner requested.
  2. If not submitted by the closing date, applications will automatically not be considered.
  3. Engen does not guarantee that you will be called for an interview or appointed by virtue of your application.
  4. Engen reserves the right not to make an appointment.
  5. Engen’s approved Employment Equity plans and targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process.