Truck Driver

Job Description

About Mackay Sugar

Mackay Sugar is a member of the Nordzucker Group and there hasn’t been a more exciting time to join Mackay Sugar. Mackay Sugar is Australia’s second largest sugar milling company, with over 140 years’ experience and employing over 450 people permanently and up to 800 seasonally, contributing significantly to the economy of Queensland and is a major employer in the Mackay region.

Nordzucker is one of the leading sugar manufacturers in Europe and has grown steadily for more than 175 years. The history of this partnership is a true testament to the resilience and innovation in the industry.

About the role/Job Summary

The main duties are centered around the delivery of material for use in Civil Projects (Rail) and include:

  • ensuring material & cargo is safely secured throughout the trip
  • operating the truck safely and following all road safety rules and traffic laws, especially those relating to trucks
  • maintaining documentation, including logs, timesheets and records of any safety incidents
  • inspecting the truck to prevent any safety issues

General Requirements

Applicants will be required to demonstrate their ability to satisfy the attributes associated with these roles, including:

  • The ability and willingness to work safely and efficiently within a team environment.
  • A current and valid Australian Driver’s License (MC) and competent in operating Truck & Dog and Semi-Trailer;
  • Not required but beneficial would be license or competency for Loader, Forklift, Tractor, Backhoe, Excavator, Chemical Application (Herbicide)

Mackay Sugar Benefits

  • Home Every Day
  • Casual rate available if preferred
  • Training and Development to maintain and expand your skill set
  • All PPE and prescription glasses supplied
  • Permanent Position

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

Mackay Sugar Limited is an equal opportunity employer.