AF24485 - Future Opportunity for Drivers & Bus Drivers | Al-Futtaim Automotive | UAE

Department: Al-Futtaim Automotive
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Mulitple Locations
Closing Date: 31-Dec-2017
Al-Futtaim

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.

Automotive

Al-Futtaim is regarded as a pioneer in the region’s automotive industry. The company imported the first consignment of Toyota vehicles to the UAE and established Al-Futtaim Motors in 1955.

Al-Futtaim represents 44 automotive brands across 16 countries and encompasses every aspect of the business:

  • Passenger and commercial vehicles sales
  • Manufacturing agricultural vehicles
  • Construction equipment sales and service
  • Used car sales
  • Rental and leasing
About the Position:

Due to our rapid growth, we are currently building our talent pool for experienced Drivers and Heavy Vehicle Drivers to work within our Automotive Logistics Operations Team across the UAE. You will be part of our operations based in the UAE. As part of the Logistics Operations team, you will be responsible in handling vehicle delivery, vehicle registrations, car inventory, exchanges and transfers. You are also required to maintain proper records of registration numbers, vehicle delivery, check for any damages on the vehicle.

You are also expected to ensure that the vehicle change over report is properly filled out by recording any additional damages. Ensure to have 0 fines / no red signal jumps & black points, avoid rash driving and avoid misuse for any personal usage. You will maintain 100% compliance and following the Automotive brand standards for grooming and deliver the highest levels of customer service, thereby creating customer loyalty.

This vacancy is specifically looking after all the future/upcoming Drivers and Heavy Vehicle Drivers roles across the UAE, covering all automotive brands such as Toyota, Lexus, Honda, Hino, Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Volvo, Ram, Famco, Hertz, Automall and Al-Futtaim Auto Centre (ALAC).

 

About You:

You should have basic qualification and a valid UAE driving licence with class category 3 and 5 or 6. You will have at least 2 years experience as a driver/ Heavy Vehicle Driver preferably in an automotive company. You will have working knowledge of the rules and regulations involved in the safe and efficient operations of automotive equipments, knowledge of basic automotive maintenance procedures. You should have excellent communication skills, ability to deal effectively and patiently with others, understand and follow oral and written instructions.

You will have the ability to speak, read and write in English and preferably some basic Arabic speaking & writing skills. Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities, provided the age and safe driving record requirements are met. You should also be able to display customer focus with the ability to demonstrate a positive, enthusiastic and friendly attitude while being able to deal with the customers.

Please make sure to attach a copy of your UAE driving license (front & back) in order to be considered for this role.

Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognizes and rewards quality performance.

 

 

 

Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
2. Passport-size photograph
3. Driving License copy of both sides
 
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.