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Omnia: Truck Operator

We are recruiting for a Truck Operator to load holes with explosive products utilising a mixer-placer truck, according to BME standards. Responsible for truck inspection and maintenance. A successful candidate must have a Matric with Maths and Code 14 Drivers License with Dangerous Goods Permit. Clean Criminal Record and must be recommended on Vienna Test System (Advanced Driving).

Qualifications

• Grade 12 with mathematics In possession of a Professional • Driving Permit (PDP) and Dangerous Goods and Passengers permit (DGP)

Experience

• 3 years Truck Driving experience (preferably in mining an environment) driving heavy duty vehicles (EC1)

Duties

• Conducts the prescribed pre-use inspections and completion of the checklist prior to use of the truck • Ensures that immediate corrections or repairs have to be brought about before driving off when any problems in the red category are detected • Makes the necessary corrections or repairs in the event of detecting any problems in the blue category, on site if possible, otherwise to report this for correction within 24 hours • Signs the checklist and ensures that it is also signed by the Foreman and the mechanic

Job Competencies

- Truck driving skills under all road conditions - Numerical skills - Attention to detail - Accuracy - Mechanical ability (advantageous) - Interpersonal skills - Trouble shooting (Fault finding) - Communication skills (verbal) - Safety Conscious - Quality Conscious - Reliable - Team Working - Driving heavy duty vehicles