HR Officer with Logistics/Driver support experience

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Job Type : Full-time
Job Function : Driver
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A Durban based Logistics company is looking for an experienced HR Officer to join their team.

Minimum Qualifications:

Grade 12

HR Diploma/Degree

Certificate in IR (advantageous)

SAGE experience

Minimum Requirements:

Proven experience as HR officer, administrator or other HR position in a logistics company

Understanding of labor laws and disciplinary procedures

Proficient in MS Office

*Must have previous Logistics background and offering support to drivers

* Must have IR experience (manage disciplinaries & issuing warnings)

Manage a headcount of 50 staff

Must be able to work in a high-pressure environment with quick turnaround times

Must be able and willing to travel to drivers on site when required

Skills required:

Outstanding organizational and time-management abilities

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Problem-solving and decision-making aptitude

Strong ethics and reliability

Job Functions:

Conducting disciplinary hearings / action

Managing driver payroll

Recruiting and vetting drivers

Ensuring all drivers are inducted and medicals are done and always relevant

Maintaining a pool of new drivers

Daily driver attendance

Full driver take on process

Dealing with all driver queries

Planning driver leave days and relief drivers

Maintaining employee files, driver license expiry dates, permits etc.


The salary is dependent on the candidate’s experience

Reporting structure:

Reports to Operations Manager

This job description is not exhaustive of all job functions.

Job Types: Full-time, Temp to perm

Salary: R10,000.00 – R13,000.00 per month


  • Working with drivers: 2 years (Preferred)
  • SAGE: 1 year (Preferred)
  • disciplinary/issuing warnings: 2 years (Preferred)
  • recruitment/vetting: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Logistics: 2 years (Preferred)


  • code 08 (Preferred)

Work Remotely:

  • No