This leading South African publisher and agent for British and American publishers, has an opening in the Administration Department for a Driver/Messenger who will be based in Johannesburg. The successful candidate will provide an efficient and effective driving and delivery service to support the general functioning of the business unit.
Valid driver’s license (unendorsed);
1-2 years’ previous experience as a driver;
Vehicle and passenger safety;
Sound knowledge of geographical area in which operates
(The primary tasks, functions and deliverables of the role)
Deliver and collect various business correspondence or parcels as required;
Collect and drop off various people i.e. journalists, guests, clients;
Ensure vehicle safety with passengers;
Ensure adherence to speed limits and avoid speeding fines;
Ensure vehicle is always kept clean;
Notify the necessary manager when it is time for a service;
Ensure the vehicle service history is recorded;
Ensure vehicle is maintained;
Record petrol and oil usage;
Record deliveries in logbook provided by the company;
Maintain professional, courteous and friendly interface with visitors/clients always;
Mailroom duties; and
Complete vehicle checklist (Ensure accidents are reported, licences up to date, etc.).
Skills and competencies
(The abilities that the individual needs to perform this role effectively)
Technically minded (skill);
Ability to plan a route;
Good Communication skills;
Able to read and write;
Planning and organising.
The company offers a competitive salary, as well as membership to the Retirement Fund.
Given the employment equity policy of Media24, preference will be given to suitable candidates from the designated groups. We in need of an excellent van driver to start work for a well known manufacturing around Gauteng. Successful Candidate will ensure timely delivery of items to customer destination, load and offload vans and assist with customer service. Duties Inspect delivery van before items are dispatched Load and offload items in accordance with companies standard Deliver orders at client destinations on time Follow assigned route to keep with delivery time Communicate with route dispatcher Review delivery to meet requirement of Customer Skills Required Driver Permit, Code 8, 10 and 14 Experience needed 1 to 3 year Clear driving history. No accident recorded Conduct companies drug and driving test Grade 1012 Conduct yourself in professional attitude always Interested candidate should forward updated CV to apply for this position when offer is still available.
- Number of vacancies: 6
- Minumun level of education: Grade 10 /N2
- Availability for travel: No
- Availability for change of residence: No