Driver, Articulated Vehicle

at Transnet
Location Richards Bay, South Africa
Date Posted August 22, 2019
Category Transport & Logistics
Job Type Full-time


Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal

This advert is open for application by external applicants.

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Operating Division : TPT Richards Bay MPT

Position Title : driver/">Driver Port Mobile Equipment

Employee Group : Non Permanent

Department : Operations

Location : Richards Bay

Reporting To : Operations manager/">Manager

Grade Level : HRLYJ1

Reference Number : 2000339475

Position Purpose:

To load, transport and unload all cargo within MPT Richards Bay through the operation of the correct plant and Equipment in

compliance with the applicable standard operating procedure in order to optimize the movement of cargo and reduce

damages thereby increasing terminal profits.

Position outputs:

1. Perform daily task on allocated machine prior to commencement of work in order to ensure operational integrity of


2. Complete daily task sheets, record equipment defects and advise supervisor of defects.

3. Replenish fuel and fluid levels of equipment

4. Operate allocated equipment in accordance with applicable standard operating procedure and monitor equipment

performance during performance of the job. Operate Articulated vehicles,tractor/trailer,forklifts trucks,payloader and tip trucks

5. Report accidents or incidents which occur during performance of duty.

6. Ensure correct equipment / attachments are utilised during the performance of duties and change equipment as required

to handle changing commodities.

7. Perform end of shift task.

Qualifications & Experience:

Code 14 (EC License)
Certificate of competence for each machine operated.
Minimum Years Relevant Experience:
# 1 year.


Knowledge required:

  • Safety Standards

Skills Required:

  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Basic technical
  • Apply procedures
  • Communication

Attributes Required:

Attention to detail
Must be able to read and write.

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