Class 5 Drop-Sider Operator

Fantastic vacancy available in the bulk division for an experienced Drop-sider Operator

We are currently searching for an enthusiastic Class 5 driver to join our well-established bulk transport division, based out of Washdyke, Timaru.  Operating a brand new 600-horse power, 9 axle Mercedes Actros, your working week will see you travel throughout the South Island (mostly South-bound trips) picking up and delivering a range of bulk products including fertiliser, steel, bins, machinery and pipes.  While your base will be Washdyke, there will be the expectation that you will stay away from home regularly, especially during the peak season (September – May).

The ideal candidate will be confident operating a drop-sider unit, and will possess the physical fitness required to complete the daily tasks required of this work, such as covering loads, using load restraints and taking the sides in and out.  A great attitude, the ability to self-manage your workload and motivation to deliver on service is paramount to your success in this role.

Specific Information:

  • ·         Hours of work will vary on a week by week basis, with a guarantee of 80 hours per fortnight.
  • ·         Predominantly dayshift hours, although weekend and nightshift work is required
  • ·         Full time permanent contract

If you have been waiting for the opportunity to join the team of experienced operators at Hilton Haulage and drive a brand-new drop-sider unit, then you need to apply immediately.  Hilton Haulage is a professional company who can offer you full uniform, and competitive terms and conditions (including medical insurance). 

Please apply online, applications close 9th August 2017.

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