|Location||Midrand, South Africa|
|Date Posted||August 18, 2020|
Closing Date 2020/08/25
Reference Number RCL200814-5
Company RCL Foods
Job Title Owner Driver
Function or Department Distribution
Job Type Classification Contract
Location - Town / City Midrand
Location - Province Gauteng Location - Country South Africa
Are you a business minded individual? Do you have a code 14/EC valid driver’s license? Do you want to DRIVE your next career move? Our Vector Logistics Division has an amazing opportunity for an Owner Driver. The roles will be based in our Gauteng region.
Vector Logistics is on the hunt for individuals that are highly motivated about going beyond. The successful incumbents must be passionate about succeeding, shows initiative, have a high focus on customer management and distinctive entrepreneurial skills. Vector Logistics entrusts the Owner Driver to perform a delivery service of products in accordance with agreements and set standards as set out in prescribed KPI’s whilst adhering to business ethics which are consistent with Vector’s values.
Taking Full Responsibility and Accountability of the following areas but not limited to: Vehicle check sheets / Report faults Stock Cash Good handling practices Safe work procedures Customer Relationships Product / Air Temperatures Productivity Communication Timekeeping Dress code General Equipment needed Stock: Ensure fridge is running at all times (Not to switch off while offloading). Ensure product is in good condition. Do not offload any damaged product – return to the branch and inform Controller. Offload stock at delivery point as per invoice. Ensure doors are always closed when offloading. Ensure strip curtains are always down while offloading. Managerial Skills & Attributes: Clear ability to motivate and lead a crew Demonstrate understanding of good IR practices Willingness to deal with errant behavior Understanding of legal requirements as an employer Ability & willingness to train crew to achieve performance standards Manage remuneration appropriately Maturity to balance short term and long-term financial pressure Good relations with all external customers and 3rd party service Good self-management and time management Insight into efficient operating techniques Business Knowledge: Should have basic knowledge of business principles, income, expenses, profit, management of assets Should be proficient in English and relevant regional language Must have entrepreneurial mindset and motivation In depth understanding of: Customer Service Excellence and KPI’s Productivity KPI’s Waste Management
Duties & Responsibilities Health:
Should be medically fit in terms of the legislative requirements of the Road Transport Act. Should meet the health criteria as determined by the appropriate Financial/Life Assurance institution in order to qualify for insurance and lease pre-requisites as outlined in the Owner Driver contract (Status and health to be determined by Workforce Healthcare or a Certified Medical Practitioner/Specialist) Legal Requirements: Valid, unendorsed EC (Code 14) Drivers License, PRDP permit, legally competent on AARTO regulations, not under curatorship Matric (NQF 4) or higher qualification. National Certificate in Professional Driving would be advantageous. Preferably 2-3 years’ experience in Distribution environment. Experience in customer service is advantageous. If you meet the requirements for this role click “Apply”, this will direct you to the RCL FOODS Careers Page. If you are not a registered applicant on our system, kindly take time to create a profile to avoid missing out. Advert Closing Date: 25th August 2020