Transnet: General Worker


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Operating Division : TPT Port Elizabeth MPT

Position Title : Driver: 7 Ton Forklift

Employee Group : Non Permanent

Department : Operations

Location : Port Elizabeth

Reporting To : Operations Coordinator

Grade Level : HRLYK1

Reference Number : 2021646

Position Purpose:

To load, unload, convey and stack cargo within the Terminal through the operation of various cargo handling equipment in compliance with the applicable standard operating procedure in order to optimise cargo operations.

Position outputs:

1. Perform daily task on allocated machine prior to commencement of work in order to ensure operational integrity of equipment.

2. Complete daily task sheets, record equipment defects and advise supervisor of defects.

3. Replenish fuel and fluid levels of equipment.

4. Operate allocated equipment in accordance with applicable standard operating procedure and monitor equipment

performance of the job.

5. Report accidents or incidents, which occur during performance of duty.

6. Ensure correct equipment/attachments are utilised during the performance of duties and change equipment as required to handle changing commodities.

7. Perform end of shift task.

Qualifications & Experience:


  • Matric
  • Code (B License)
  • Certificate of competence for forklift (<15 Ton)


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