Driver Job at dnata catering – in Canberra ACT
With a geographically diverse footprint, we employ over 2,000 people across 9 cities, produce over 64 million meals and service over 246 thousand flights each year.
A wholly owned subsidiary of dnata, a branch of the Emirates Group, we are highly regarded within the aviation and meal manufacturing industries.
Founded in 1982 with humble beginnings selling sandwiches to one customer in Tasmania, we have experienced exponential growth. With a geographically diverse footprint of 15 catering facilities, we employ over 2,000 people across 9 cities, produce over 64 million meals and service over 246 thousand flights each year.
Offering a suite of services, we are more than an inflight caterer. We also manage buy-on-board catering programs, provide inflight retail solutions, operate airport lounges, and provide readymade meal manufacturing for export, airline, and non-airline markets.
We currently have a position available for motivated and enthusiastic Driver to join our busy team at our Canberra catering unit on a full-time basis.
Loads and unloads trucks with carts, ovens and standard units
Performs driving duties (short distance)
Preparation and packing of catering equipment
Liaises with airlines staff and hand over delivery
Communicates in a professional and courteous manner
Maintains the company’s policy in relation to HALAL, HACCP, food safety and WHS in accordance with company policy
Responsible for marshalling the Driver on the tarmac to position the truck in line with company / airport / airline policies
Carries out basic serviceability and maintenance checks of vehicles and/or equipment, including refueling of vehicles
Performs administrative documentation and reporting duties as required
Follows up on any discrepancies and ensures that flight is correct
General cleaning duties
Able to work in other areas of the unit for part or whole of shift basis to meet operational demands
Must have a current MR or HR driver’s license
Fork Lift license preferred yet not essential
First Aid Certificate preferred
WHS qualifications preferred
Flexibility in regards to working around flight schedules is essential (7 day per week operation)
Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-volume environment
A satisfactory police record required
Good verbal and written communication skills
Ability to perform frequent manual handling tasks
A supportive and friendly team environment
Ongoing Training and Development
Other Company Benefits and Incentives
If you would like to apply for this role please apply via https://dnatacatering.expr3ss.com/home
Please include a cover letter addressing the selection criteria as the first page of your resume.
Applications close 16th April 2021
We welcome applications from candidates across all states. The successful candidate is responsible for covering her / his own relocation expenses.
We thank all applicants in advance as only successful applicants will be contacted for an interview. No applications from recruitment agencies will be accepted.
About the Company
Company: dnata catering –
Company Location: Canberra ACT