Senior Driver

Key Performance Areas:

  • 1. Drive vehicle responsibly and recording of accidents and incidents
  • Obtain scheduled route trip from the planner, no deviation allowed from planned route.
  • Drive in a responsible manner in order to portray a professional attitude and to obey safety rules and regulations.
  • Obey all traffic regulations.
  • Report all accidents to SAPS, JOC and/ or traffic department.
  • 2. Maintain vehicle standards and comply with company equipment and vehicle procedures
  • Check that all equipment in the vehicle is in working order.
  • Conduct vehicle audit using vehicle check-list before commencement of duty.
  • Report minor defects before commencement of duty and record and maintain a vehicle log book for action.
  • Responsible and accountable for all equipment used in the vehicle.
  • Responsible for the cleanliness of the vehicle (washed daily).
  • 3. Perform control function of scheduled trips and Security Drills
  • Perform radio check with JOC department prior to departure from the site in the morning.
  • Comply with instructions given to ensure that company codes are adhered to and precautions are taken to protect crew and load.
  • Takes preventative action and reports any suspicious activity is noticed to JOC department.
  • 4. Health and Safety
  • Report all safety incidents to the relevant people.
  • Attend safety education and refresher programmes.
  • Comply with safety policies and procedures at workplace.
  • Wear protective clothing all the time as required for the role.