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Heavy Rigid Truck Driver

We are looking for a skilled Heavy Rigid Truck Driver to join our team on an initial 6-month assignment with the aim to go permanent. As a Heavy Rigid Truck Driver, you will play a critical role in making a sustainable future possible by driving and operating our waste collection trucks and equipment.


Perform driving and manual handling duties for waste collections of bins, drums, small packaged liquid waste streams, etc.

Service, maintain and clean parts-washers, parts cleaning sinks, turbo-wash and spray gun machines.

Collect and transport workshop and industrial wastes (filters, rags, oily water, oils and lubricants).

Transport consigned prescribed industrial waste loads to nominated lawful recycling, treatment, and disposal facilities.

Ensure high levels of customer satisfaction.

Maintain presentation of the vehicle, inside and out.

Build and maintain customer relationships.

Complete service documentation using technology-driven devices such as mobile phone apps.

Be open-minded to learn new technical skills.


An unrestricted HR license is required.

Forklift license is desirable but not essential.

Mechanical knowledge and ability to identify basic mechanical problems.

Excellent customer service ethic.

Established commitment to safety and the environment.

A willingness to work with a great team.

Ability to gain a Police Clearance and applicable Mine Site access requirements.

Willingness to travel and complete overnight stays to regional sites as and when required monthly.

Ability to operate a mobile phone/tablet.

Good verbal and written communication skills.


Rate of Pay: $35.50 per hour

M-F on average 38-hour weeks with overtime available for regional (overnight away from home) runs, roughly between 6 AM-4 PM. Standard starts 06:30-2:30 PM usual practice.

If you are a team player, committed to safety and the environment, and looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity, then we encourage you to apply for this role.

Job title: Heavy Rigid Truck Driver
Contract type: Casual
Location: Adelaide
Industry: Drivers and Couriers Transport, Shipping, Logistics
Job expiry: 2023-06-08
Reference: 7004J202391762