Driver Jobs Melbourne

Harry the Hirer

Truck Driver

Job Description 

About Us

Harry the Hirer is the market leader in the provision of temporary infrastructure to the Event, Exhibition and Corporate sector. We provide equipment and services to some of the largest and most iconic public and private events in the Melbourne metropolitan area, such as the Spring Racing Carnival, Australian Tennis Open, Moto GP and Formula One Grand Prix. If you like big events and the outdoors then Harry’s is the place for you!

About the Role

We’re currently seeking experienced Truck Drivers to work both from our Brooklyn warehouse and across metro & wider Melbourne to support a busy season of major events and exhibitions.

As a Truck Driver your role will include the following duties:

  • Pre-trip inspection: Complete the online Truck Prestart Checklist and submit for approval
  • Loading and Unloading: Ensuring that weight is distributed evenly and secured to prevent incidents and damages during transit
  • Adhere to all traffic laws and regulations and manage their speed accordingly
  • Communication: Maintain clear communication with transport desk/office
  • Compliance: Truck Driver MUST comply with all federal and state regulations. This includes adhering to Hours of Service regulations, maintaining accurate logbooks and ensuring vehicle meets all safety standards
  • General Labouring: It is expected our drivers also help our crew when required

Permanent Opportunities

We are also looking for individuals that want to build a long term career with us! If you want a career in the events industry then please let us know in your application!

About You

Along with your strong work ethic we expect that you’ll have:

  • A valid MR/HR/HC/MC Licence – at least over a year
  • Be able to drive a manual truck
  • Be able to demonstrate previous heavy vehicle driving experience
  • Be strong, fit & healthy as there is manual handling involved

Benefits

  • Fortnightly pay
  • Permanent opportunities available
  • Paid Interstate Travel with Accommodation

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Casual

Salary: $35.00 – $38.00 per hour

Schedule:

  • Shift work

Experience:

  • Driving: 1 year (Required)

Licence/Certification:

  • HC Licence (Required)
  • Driver Licence (Required)

Work Authorisation:

  • Australia (Required)

Ability to Commute:

  • Melbourne, VIC (Preferred)

Ability to Relocate:

  • Melbourne, VIC: Relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

To apply for this job please visit au.indeed.com.