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Delivery Driver - Motorcycle/Electric Delivery Vehicle - Expression of Interest

Apply now Job no: EOI-Motorcycle-NorthWestMelbourne 3
Brand: Australia Post
Categories: Delivery
Work type: Fixed Term Full Time, Fixed Term Part Time, Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time
State: VIC
Location: Melbourne

  • Full Time and Part Time positions available 
  • $26.59 p/h in first 3 months, $30.41 after 3 months + 12% super
  • Work life balance - Monday to Friday only with 6 am starts

North/West Delivery Centres include (not all): Somerton, Preston and Epping

About the role

At Australia Post, we have multiple delivery centres across our Northern and Western suburbs of Melbourne and we are recruiting for experienced and confident Motorcycle riders or Electric Delivery Vehicle riders to join our postie community. This is an expression of interest only and you will only be contacted if your application is suitable and shortlisted. 

As a Postal Delivery Officer (PDO), you will start your early mornings sorting both mail and parcels before you go out and deliver on a motorbike or electric delivery vehicle in all types of weather. You will not only connect with the local community, you will also ensure that our letters and parcels are delivered on time..

To do that, you’ll need:

  • To be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident 
  • To hold a probationary or full motorcycle licence 
  • To be a regular, safe, confident and experienced rider on a motorcycle - off road riding is favourable
  • To successfully pass our mandatory and practical riding assessment
  • A great memory and hand/eye co-ordination to sort the mail
  • To be fit enough to lift up to 16kgs of mail regularly
  • To meet our safe working load limit of weighing 100kgs or less

Please note that the motorcycles/vehicles are provided by Australia Post.

What we are looking for?

  • A friendly, enthusiastic and reliable personality who enjoys interacting with others and is a team player
  • Someone who enjoys early morning starts, and can be counted on to deliver mail to where it needs to go
  • The flexibility to put in extra hours if required
  • A commitment to Australia Post’s Occupational Health and Safety standards

The Australia Post Philosophy

For us, a diverse, inclusive and enjoyable culture is the foundation for great work. It’s why we encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities and cultures, and promote a flexible way of working that enables a genuine work-life balance.

We offer an attractive salary and benefits in an equal opportunity workforce. We encourage applications from people of all ages, including Indigenous Australians and those with a disability.

We're working hard to create an inclusive workplace that reflects the diverse communities we serve. If you require adjustments at any stage of the recruitment process, please reach out to the Talent Acquisition Diversity Team at inclusivecareers@auspost.com.au

Advertised: AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time

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