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Van Driver Rockhampton Part Time

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Brand: Australia Post
Categories: Delivery
Work type: Permanent Part Time
State: QLD
Location: Berserker

As a Van Driver working in one of our busy Business Hubs, you are a safe motorist who loves being out on the road.  It’s a highly-visible role; you start work in the afternoon where you’ll drive vans safely and efficiently to pick up and deliver mail articles. Upon returning to our centres, you’ll operate a wide range of equipment to help you unload. You’ll have independence on the road, taking pride in providing a trusted service to our customers.

So you can start to understand a bit more about a day in the life of two of our Postal Transport officers watch to short clips on YouTube now. To watch Sue click here and Mina by clicking here.

More about this great community opportunity:

  • Driving vans safely and efficiently to pick up and deliver mail articles between operational centres and from customer premises when required.
  • Unloading mail articles from vans and sorting into either small or large letters, small and large parcels and express post, or interstate and overseas mail.
  • Operating loading/unloading equipment such as conveyors, loading and lifting devices and forklift trucks to load and unload mail articles from trucks and vans where required.
  • Completion of relevant documentation associated with pick up and delivery of mail articles.
  • Sound knowledge of current state or territory road rules and regulations and awareness of relevant road networks with the ability to interpret a street directory and aptitude to learn and recall geographical locations.
  • Proven professional and courteous attitude. As a visible Australia Post representative, Van Drivers must display courtesy whilst driving and in all contact with customers and members of the public.
  • Appropriate knowledge and awareness of Occupational Health and Safety relevant to the position.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Must be able to lift up to 16kg of mail on a repetitive basis.
  • Be flexible for additional hours, changing shift times and changing locations.
  • Van drivers should hold a current Drivers Licence (for relevant state or territory).
  • Be customer focused and be able to work collaboratively with your team to deliver solutions.
  • Be fast and efficient.

Australia Post Group (including Australia Post, StarTrack, Decipha & Securepay) is one of the most trusted brands in Australia. Employing over 35,000 people across our integrated delivery, logistics and e-Commerce network – we love delivering! Through our huge range of services, we help communities stay connected, businesses reach new customers and people stay in touch.

We’re committed to helping our people, customers and communities build a better future.

A career at Australia Post Group can lead down many paths. There are a variety of roles to suit all sorts of skills and you will also have the chance to learn from the best people; everyone, everywhere, every day. For us, an engaging, enjoyable workplace is the foundation for great work which is why your attitude and your passion is just as important to us as your experience.

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.

Don't delay your application, please apply today. We have a short mobile friendly application form which contains approximately 15 career interest questions. Looking forward to hearing from you!

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: E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: E. Australia Standard Time

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