Yard Hand Driver

Yard Hand Driver

Kennards Hire | queenstown, VIC, AU

Posted 13 days ago

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  • Must commit to one weekend day | Ongoing training & development
  • Profit Share | Access to EAP | Located in Frankton, Queenstown
  • Uniforms & PPE provided | Annual Awards Program | Current Drivers Licence a must
  • No experience required - Full training provided | Parking available
  • $23.49 p/hour | $90 daily weekend allowance | Fortnightly Pay
  • About the role

    As the Kennards Hire representative to our customers, we support youwith the training and development you need to be successful in your role. The Yard Hand Driver is the critical link between a Kennards Hire branch, ourcustomers and their projects, big or small. You’ll be in charge of everythingthat makes our customers’ job easy; expert advice, pickups, deliveries andmaking sure our equipment is ready for hire.

    This role requires you to;

  • Instruct and demonstrate to customers on how to safely use our equipment.
  • As the Driver, perform pickup and delivery of equipment from customer sites, which includes safely loading and unloading of equipment
  • Provide exceptional customer service in all customer interactions
  • Maintain the high standard and quality of equipment through regular servicing and minor repairs.
  • Perform cleaning of branch facilities and maintenance of equipment as required
  • Perform equipment ‘check in’ and ‘check out’ inspections
  • About you

  • Successful applicants have come from various backgrounds such as; Customer service, building & construction, hospitality, retail, driver, landscaping, trade & maintenance.
  • A current driver's licence
  • The availability to commit to one weekend day, plenty of work and additional days available 
  • This role requires some physical components including lifting and standing on your feet for long periods. A level of physical fitness is required and the ability to pass a drug test
  • Strong communication skills
  • Be proactive and keen to learn new skills
  • An interest in machinery and equipment, although training will be provided
  • A positive attitude and team player
  • A COVID-19 vaccination is preferred for this role as Kennards Hireoperates as part of the construction industry and ourcustomer sites may require this.
  • Why join the family

  • We are Australia and New Zealand’s largest family-owned equipment hire company
  • We are a great place to work certified employer offering a great company and team culture no matter where you work
  • Our values are at the heart of everything we do; One Family, Fair Dinkum, Taking Hire Higher & Every Customer a Raving Fan
  • We offer great Benefits & Rewards such as;

  • Profit Share bonus
  • Extensive training and development throughout your career with us
  • Career progression and internal transfer opportunities – across state and international borders
  • Staff discount rates on our hire gear
  • Annual Awards night, Team BBQs and many other fun social events