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Truck Driver - Kwinana

Job number 11223 Work type: Permanent - Full Time Location: Kwinana Categories: Transport Operations & Logistics

About the role:

As a licenced MC Truck Driver based in the Kwinana operations you will be supporting the road transport logistics business by providing efficient, reliable and safe road & terminal operations.

  • Plan and undertake a range of routine and non-routine tasks as directed by the logistics leader.
  • Operate medium/heavy rigid / multi combination vehicles.
  • Handle bulk dangerous goods.
  • Ensure compliance with all safety, fatigue and heavy vehicle operating guidelines, loading requirements and adhering to vehicle specific permits.
  • Perform. plant and equipment inspection/prestart as per Aurizon policy.
  • Preform couple/uncoupling of trailering equipment, connecting all hose, cable connections and other associated functions between prime movers and trailing gear.
  • Operate all vehicles and equipment in line with Aurizon policy and procedures.
  • Provision, clean and perform lower-level maintenance on plant and equipment as directed.
  • Completing all relevant paperwork in line with your role collecting vehicle data to contribute towards serviceability check on equipment.
  • Utilise all available competencies and licences and be willing to obtain any necessary licences and or competencies for the safe and continued operations.


About you:

To be successful in this role, you will possess the following:

  • An absolute commitment to Aurizon’s safety culture “I Know Safe, I Choose Safe”.
  • A current MC truck license (mandatory).
  • Forklift & CN ticket (preferred but not essential).
  • Dangerous Goods License (preferred but not essential).
  • MISC card
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Solid work history within the transport and logistics industry.
  • Proven container and end tipper work experience.
  • Strong customer service and relationship building skills.
  • Demonstrated clean driving history (records / transcripts to be provided).


What we offer you:  

At Aurizon, we support the development and growth of our employees. With a national portfolio of operations, we offer long-term and exciting career opportunities. 

Some of our benefits include:

  • Development and growth opportunities.
  • Access to mentoring and development programs.
  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles and retail brands.
  • Parental leave program and super booster.


About Aurizon.

Aurizon is Australia’s largest rail freight operator and a top 100 ASX company. Each year, we deliver more than 250 million tonnes of Australian commodities right across the country. Aurizon is crucial to the Australian economy, connecting miners, primary producers and industry with international and domestic markets. 


Look to Aurizon for a diverse and collaborative culture.

At Aurizon, we are proud of our diverse, collaborative, creative and high-performance culture. We celebrate the contribution of every employee and provide opportunities for career development in a dynamic, caring, and inclusive work environment.

To learn about us and our company values, please visit


Advertised: 09 Jul 2024 Applications close: 09 Aug 2024