HC Truck Driver – Car / Vehicle Carrier

Everything Fleet
Mascot, Sydney NSW

Full Time

About the Company

Everything Fleet (a new division of Jonday Holdings) is an Australian owned and operated company that have been supplying vehicles to some of the biggest companies within the gas/oil, mining, construction, film and sporting industries for over 30 years.

Our services include subscription, leasing and rental hire and covers everything in-between from smash repairs to mechanical services.

With a focus on supplying customised vehicle solutions to our clients, we stand by our heritage of delivering innovation with the highest quality service standards. We value people who are eager to learn, are enthusiastic, and who want to have a little fun along the way!

About the Role

Reporting to the Managing Director, we are looking for an experienced HC Truck Driver  with car/vehicle carrier experience who will be responsible for the safe and reliable transportation of company fleet. You will additionally be responsible for ensuring that our range of vehicles are maintained and presented to the highest quality for our customers.

You will be driving either a Mercedes or Hino Prime Mover; whilst driving the Mercedes you will be able to utilise the sleeper cab on overnight trips otherwise alternative accommodation will be arranged. Please note meals and incidentals will be reimbursed in-line with company policy.

Based in Mascot, this is a full time permanent role, working predominantly Tuesday – Saturday, however you will need full flexibility to work across the full working week to meet the needs of the business. Examples of trips will be from Sydney to Gold Coast; Sydney to Melbourne as well as Regional runs.

Due to the current needs to the business, this role will see you spending 2-3 days per week driving the Vehicle Carrier and the other days will be assisting the Branch/Operations Manager ferry driving trucks and vehicles locally as well as assisting with vehicle detailing.

For the right candidate, it’s an exciting time to join our established close-knit team, with the opportunity for excellent career progression.

Benefits:

The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive hourly rate as well as a variety of benefits such as:

  • Reward & recognition programme
  • Ongoing career development and progression opportunities
  • Product discounts
  • Paid uniform
  • Fortnightly pay
  • Paid Birthday Day Off (after 6 months)

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Drive the Company’s car transporters between a variety of locations across SE QLD as well as interstate as required – both Metro cities and Regional runs
  • Ensure a pre-inspection check is done on the transporter before each trip, as well as do basic maintenance as required
  • Carry out the safe transportation of the fleet as well as the efficient loading and unloading of vehicles
  • Ensure vehicles are not damaged during the transportation process
  • Monitor the safety and operational capacity of the transporters
  • Adhere to the National Heavy Vehicle (Fatigue Management) Regulations (HVNR) at all times
  • Maintain a heavy vehicle logbook of hours worked in line with the HVNR
  • Liaise with the Branch & Operations Manager to ensure deadlines are met in regard to the logistical movements of the fleet
  • Provide a positive customer service experience when dealing with both internal and external customers
  • Ensure all WHS requirements are followed to ensure a zero-harm workplace

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role transporting multiple vehicles both short and long distance
  • Current HC Truck License along with an open, drivers’ license with no restrictions and a good driving record is a MUST
  • Excellent customer service and problem resolution skills
  • Own reliable transport to get to and from work
  • Strong ability to work unsupervised, with a strong work ethic, sense of responsibility & accountability
  • Must be physically fit, heavy lifting required

The successful candidate must have full work rights in Australia and provide a clean valid police check completed within the last 6 months.

If you are looking for that next opportunity and want to work for an inclusive, diverse and dynamic National Company that puts its people first, then please apply on-line attaching your up-to-date resume.

Please note, due to a high volume of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Employer questions

  • Your application will include the following questions:
  • Do you have a heavy vehicle driver’s licence?
  • What is the maximum weight that you are comfortable and able to lift?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (National Police Certificate) for employment?
  • Do you have customer service experience?
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years’ experience do you have as a HC truck driver?
  • How many years’ experience do you have as a Car Carrier Driver?
  • What’s your expected annual base salary?
  • Please confirm you have full flexibility to work across 7 days with predominant working week being Tuesday – Saturday.
  • Please confirm you are happy to drive interstate from Sydney to Melbourne, Sydney to Gold Coast as well as as to other metro cities and regional areas.
  • Please advise if you have driven a car carrier vehicle before or outline relevant experience

If you are looking for that next opportunity and want to work for an inclusive, diverse and dynamic National Company that puts its people first, then please email us, attaching your up-to-date resume.

Please note, due to a high volume of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.