Job Title: Driver

Our company is looking to recruit experienced drivers to join our dynamic team. The drivers will be based in the following areas:

  • Swellendam
  • Vredendal

Main Purpose of Position:

To engage in the guarding and handling of cash, valuables, securities and negotiable documents in transitbetween various areas, drives a vehicle in the performance of any or all of his duties

Duties & Responsibilities

Maintain Vehicle standards  and comply with company equipment and vehicle procedures

  • Receives and signs for all equipment (Firearm, holster, lanyard, ammunition, identity card and vehicle keys) from Armory and returns all equipment at the end of the day
  • Check that all equipment is in an effective working order
  • Comply with procedures on Company uniform and protective equipment.
  • Conduct vehicle audit with vehicle checklist before commencement of duty
  • Report minor defects to artisan and report major defects to TSO before commencement of duty and record and maintain a vehicle log book for action.
  • Re-fuel vehicle at the commencement of duty to ensure that its ready for the next shift
  • Responsible and accountable for all technology and  and equipment used in the vehicle
  • Responsible for the cleanliness of the vehicle(washed daily)
  • Inspects vehicle on completion of duty to ensure that there are no boxes/ Stoploss Bags or other items left behind in the vehicle inadvertently
  • Check for unauthorized persons or property to be carried on the vehicle

Drive vehicles 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
  • Responsible and accountable for ensuring PDP license is valid and current
  • Obey all traffic regulations
  • Report all traffic incidents  to the BSO
  • Behave in a courteous manner towards any member of the public involved in the accident or incident to maintain a good company image. Do not make any admission of guilt, admin negligence or make any promise to have repairs done.
  • Report  in writing all relevant details pertaining to the accident in the branch
  • Report all accidents to SAP and or traffic department
  • Comply with vehicle operating instructions to ensure that no other persons not in possession of necessary driver qualification is allowed to drive the company vehicle
  • Operate a radio in a vehicle

Perform control function of scheduled trips and Security Drills

  • Perform radio check with control prior to departure from the branch in the morning
  • Reports to control immediately when the vehicle becomes immobilized or is likely to become immobilized
  • Comply with instructions given to ensure that company codes  are adhered to and precautions are taken to protect crew and load
  • Reports to control on all arrivals and departures at the branch and client destinations, and also “off air” and “on the air” occurrences
  • Carries out operational security drills and maintains security awareness and vigilance to all armed banking operations
  • Takes preventative action if any suspicious activity is noticed (report to control room)
  • Takes direct action in the event of an armed or unarmed attack against colleagues, client’s or company and report incident to the control room.
  • Do not assist crew in the loading and unloading of security devices and Stoploss Bags

Health and Safety

  • Participate in the design/ development/ review/ implementation and monitoring of the departmental safety plans for each year.
  • Participate in safety forums created by company for example safety meetings and safety talks
  • Report all safety incidents to the relevant people
  • Discuss all safety incidents
  • Follow-up on any activities assigned through safety meeting/committee/representative/management
  • Attend safety education and refresher programmes
  • Comply with safety policies and procedures at workplace
  • Distribute safety information as and when required
  • Wear protective clothing all the time

Knowledge

  • knowledge of G4S policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of concepts, theories and principles of Safety, Health, Risk, quality and environment
  • Knowledge of legislation, regulations codes and by-laws in transportation
  • Knowledge of G4S business ethics policy

Skills

  • Prepare vehicle for transportation
  • Operate a vehicle for transportation
  • Complete vehicle inspection and accident /incident reports
  • Economic driving skills
  • Technical skills on vehicle
  • Operate technology on vehicles

Attributes

  • Delivering objectives
  • Supporting and working with others
  • Acting professionally
  • Delivering great customer service

Desired Experience & Qualification

Minimum qualification

  • Grade 10
  • CIT Certificate
  • Grade C PSIRA
  • Firearm Competency
  • PDP License
  • Code 10 drivers license

Package & Remuneration

Salary: Market Related

APPLICATION
Send Your CV to:
Cnr Jean Avenue & Olivenhoutbosch Avenue, 0028 Gauteng, South Africa