Ultra Heavy Vehicle Driver Needed

By | November 21, 2016

Ultra Heavy Vehicle Driver Needed


We have a great opportunity at Unitrans in Rustenburg for code 14 drivers that will be driving a vehicle that exceeds 25 000 kg (regid or articulated) Please view job spec for more details.


Key Performance Areas

  • Prepare vehicle for trip and operate heavy duty vehicles
  • Handle required documentation and perform ancillary duties
  • All other reasonable instructions from Supervisor
  • Prepared to work shifts, weekends and public holidays
  • Safe driving record and clean criminal record
  • Must have own reliable transport to and from work

Education and Experience

  • Grade 10 Literacy level
  • Code 14 driver’s license. Valid PrDP
  • Five years articulated driving experience

Skills and Knowledge

  • Medically fit
  • Defensive driving
  • Driver actions regarding to weather/road/traffic conditions
  • Reporting procedure of emergencies and defects
  • Vehicle inspections and operating a fire extinguisher
  • Eaton Fuller gearbox and ZF gearbox driving
  • Road Traffic Act (i.e. operating a vehicle)
  • Vehicle loading techniques
  • Maximizing vehicle cost-effectiveness and efficiency
  • Function and location of vehicle components