Forklift Operator

Job Description

Followmont Transport is currently looking for multiple Forklift Operators to join our team in Mackay. Joining the AM shift you would play a key role in moving our freight with a focus on safely unloading tautliners. Best suited to a motivated individual that has proven experience in transport or forklift operation. 

The Role:

  • Monday to Friday | 7am Starts
  • Efficiently unload general freight from body trucks & trailers and ensure placed in the correct zone to ensure no misdirects.
  • Strapping and securing freight trailers 


What's in it for you:

  • Great opportunities to career progression
  • Weekly retention Bonus on offer!
  • Ability to obtain additional licenses with inhouse training and development
  • Annual leave + Sick leave + guaranteed hours
  • Workplace Benefits Program providing discounts to many major retailers.
  • Health Fund discounts for single or family cover.
  • Free access to our Employee Assistance Program, Mental Wellbeing Program and Workplace Banking Program.
  • Recognition programs where you are rewarded for your contribution to the business.


About you:

  • Must hold a current forklift license (LF) with previous experience loading and unloading from body trucks and trailers.
  • Ability to pass a criminal history check.


Followmont Transport is a passionate family business 100% dedicated to service and maintain a hands on relationship with customers, our people and suppliers. If you encompass these attributes and would like to know more about this opportunity, please apply or send your resume to