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Interstate MC Driver

Plant/Site:  JBS Carriers (Transport & Logistics)
Req Id:  13369
Date Posted:  24 Mar 2024

 

 

About Us

JBS Australia is the largest and most respected meat and food producer in Australia. We have a strong portfolio of leading and renowned beef, lamb, pork, salmon and value-added branded products, such as AMH, Swift, Primo, Murray Valley and Huon. JBS Australia is a part of the global JBS business, the largest animal protein business in the world, and the second largest food company, with operations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand.

 

JBS Carriers, the transportation arm of JBS Australia, supports JBS operations through an efficient logistical structure that optimizes everything from the selection of cattle at supplying units to the distribution of products throughout Australia, as well as the transport of containers to ports for export.

 

JBS Carriers adopts methods aimed at guaranteeing the safety and preservation of cattle quality during transport and preserving the characteristics of end products at the moment of distribution, transporting each of the products of our mix in modern vehicles that provide adequate temperature conditions. JBS Carriers also develops cost control and economy-of-scale mechanisms to optimize operational efficiencies.

 

About the Role

The JBS Carriers team are seeking an experienced Multi-Combination (MC) Driver to join our Interstate team based at our Riverview location. The successful candidate will be required to transport refrigerated or frozen product from Brisbane to various locations interstate on a weekly basis.

 

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Transporting refrigerated and frozen product from Brisbane to Sydney, Sydney to Yanco
  • Ensuring efficient operation of the Prime Mover and associated equipment
  • Completing daily pre-start checks on vehicles before operating
  • Ensuring compliance with all Road Transport Requirements and National Heavy Vehicle
  • Complying with all aspects of laws related to the Chain of Responsibility
  • Adhering to Workplace Health and Safety Requirements
  • Operating under Basic Fatigue Management (BFM)

 

About You

  • Hold a current Multi-Combination (MC) Driver’s License
  • Previous experience as an MC Driver
  • Sound Traffic History Report (5 years)
  • Proven experience in operating a B-double; B Triple or Road Train Combination including hooking & unhooking and backing onto docks
  • Ability to work across a 7-day period including weekends
  • Hold a basic Fatigue Management Certification
  • Current Drivers Medical
  • Knowledge of the above locations advantageous

 

Why work for JBS?

  • Heavily discounted meat products
  • Retail discounts with national partners
  • Health insurance discounts on Bupa Health and Medibank Private

 

Interested? Apply now!

 

For more information about this role, please email Rhiannon Cash (HR & OHS Officer) via email – rhiannon.cash@jbssa.com.au

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