Code 14 Driver At Premier


As a Driver-Code 14, your primary responsibility is to manage your assigned load and vehicle on designated routes, ensuring the products are delivered without damage.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Perform daily vehicle inspections and report any faults or serious mechanical issues to the appropriate personnel
  • Complete vehicle inspection sheets and refuel vehicles as needed
  • Maintain responsibility for the vehicle
  • Load and unload various food products, including pallets
  • Keep the truck and associated equipment clean and in good working order
  • Adhere to the Road Traffic Act and ensure the safety of other road users
  • Comply with the Occupational Health and Safety Act, company policies, and road regulations
  • Ensure correct loading of vehicles and verify documentation against the loads
  • Deliver the correct quantities and loads
  • Obtain signed proof of delivery (POD) documents
  • Navigate effectively around Gauteng and surrounding areas
  • Maintain the company vehicle in good condition and ensure good housekeeping

Desired Experience & Qualifications

  • Minimum education: Grade 12 certificate
  • 5-10 years of driving experience, preferably with Scania, Mercedes-Benz, and MAN vehicles
  • Valid, unendorsed Code 14 driver’s license with a valid PrDP (Professional Driving Permit)
  • Clean driving record
  • Clean criminal record
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Good reading and writing skills
  • Must be medically fit
  • Hands-on and practical approach to the job

Competencies/ Qualifying Attributes

  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Problem-solving and numerical ability
  • Assertiveness
  • Customer relationship management skills
  • Hardworking, self-motivated, and reliable
  • Effective time management and organizational skills
  • Willingness to work overtime, weekends, and public holidays when required

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