Code 14 Drivers

Job Title: Code 14 Drivers
Location: Witbank, Ellisras, Musina
Remuneration: On application
Application Closing Date 30/04/2008
Requirement Overview: To operate heavy duty vehicles and trailers in a safe and economic manner in compliance with legal and operational requirements. Job entails the transportation of livestock and driving on unsealed roads
Key Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Prepare vehicle for a trip
  • Operate heavy duty vehicles
  • Handle required documentation
  • Perform ancillary duties
Skills, Experience & Educational Re:
  • Code 14 driverís license
  • Valid PrDP
  • Medically fit
  • Grade 10 literacy level
  • Five years articulated driving experience
  • Defensive driving
  • Eaton fuller gearbox driving
Knowledge of:
  • Function and location of vehicle components
  • Road Traffic Act (i.e. operating a vehicle)
  • Driver actions ito weather/road/traffic conditions
  • Reporting procedure of emergencies and defects
  • Operating a fire extinguisher
  • Vehicle inspections
  • Maximizing vehicle cost-effectiveness and efficiency
  • Effect of physiological conditions in driving performance
  • Vehicle loading techniques
  • Vehicle load securing techniques
  • Enjoy practical work
  • Able to read and write English
  • Able to do simple calculations
  • Prepared to work shifts, weekends and public holidays
  • Safe driving record
  • Clean criminal record
  • Physically fit and energetic
  • Meet the age limit that applies