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Heavy / Light Vehicle Driver | Al Futtaim Logistics | Kizad | Abu Dhabi |

Date: 27-Nov-2022

Location: AE

Company: Al Futtaim Private Company LLC

Job Requisition ID: 145449 

 

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim Group today is one of the most diversified and progressive, privately held regional businesses headquartered in Dubai, United A”rab Emirates. Structured into five operating divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate, retail and healthcare; employing more than 35,000 employees across more than 20 countries in the Middle East, Asia and Africa, Al-Futtaim Group partners with over 200 of the world's most admired and innovative brands. Al-Futtaim Group’s entrepreneurship and relentless customer focus enables the organisation to continue to grow and expand; responding to the changing needs of our customers within the societies in which we operate. 

By upholding our values of respect, excellence, collaboration and integrity; Al-Futtaim Group continues to enrich the lives and aspirations of our customers each and every day.

 

Overview of the role:

  • Maintain economical fuel consumption through good driving practices and ensure vehicles are filled with a full tank at the end of each shift.  
  • Inspect Truck, Car-Carrier and load for defect during and after trips and submit a written report if any defect found.
  • Submit all relevant items listed in the driver SOP accurately and on time; including Trip Sheets, Fuel Receipts, signed DOs, Police Reports and Defect Sheets.
  • Maintain a 100% damage-free record.  Report all accident or incidents involving company equipment to Planning Team.  Accurately maintain driver logbook in accordance with company requirements.
  • Provides a communication link between customers and Planning staff. Good communication and diplomacy skills required.
  • Knowledge of basic truck & automotive maintenance procedures. Awareness and compliance of company Health & Safety Policy.  Knowledge of UAE roads and RTA regulations.
  • Adhere to company Quality SOP for driving and handling new vehicles.

 

Required Skills to be successful:

  • Heavy-duty vehicle UAE driving license with class category 3 & 4. 
  • At least 2 years' experience in driving car carriers, flat bed or low bed trailer trucks and heavy goods vehicles. 
  • Ability to speak, read and write in English and preferably some basic Arabic speaking & writing skills.  
  • Willing to work at an open yard

 

About the Team:

  • Al-Futtaim Logistics Automotive division has a mission of delivering the highest level of service, quality and efficiency to the region’s leading Automotive retailers. As a Heavy Vehicle Driver your task is to deliver new vehicles to the correct location, without damage and whilst adhering to all current company policies.

 

What equips you for the role:

  • Valid Heavy-duty vehicle UAE driving license with class category 3 & 4
  • Matriculation passed
  • 2 years’ experience driving class 4 vehicles with trailers
  • Knowledge of basic automotive maintenances procedures

 

 

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