Foodstuffs DC – Truck Driver / Loader / Leading Hand

Foodstuffs DC – Truck Driver / Loader / Leading Hand

Job Categories: Class 5 Drivers
Job Locations: Christchurch
Job Types: Full Time
Job duration: Permanent

Applications open for Internal Employee’s Only

Ideally the successful person will have a class 5 licence however we are keen to discuss with loaders who may have the skills necessary to be successful.


Truck Driver / Loader

Ø Management of all aspects of the Driving and keeping your vehicle and trailer up to Company Standards (ie. clean & tidy inside & out).

Ø Having the responsibility to make sure the units are running to schedule. Key stakeholders of any changes to schedules when required.

Ø Ensuring that all vehicles departing are legal in all respects.

Leading Hand

Ø Overseeing a group of workers assigned to them, ensuring all tasks are completed in a safe and timely manner and at a high standard.

Ø Liaise between supervisor/manager and onsite workers to reach goals and raise concerns

Ø Identify and communicate issues, including safety or time concerns due to process, materials, or site.


Ø Setting guidelines and putting into practice work disciplines that achieve the owners expectations in costs associated with the freight operation. On-going through regular management discussions to identify cost savings.

Ø Ensuring compliance with all relevant Acts, Statutes and Local Authority bylaws.

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