40d ago

Driver / Equipment Coordinator

Kennards Hire


Base pay $69k
"super + 3k sign on bonus"
Permanent Full time Standard business hours
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Full job description

Driver / Equipment Coordinator - Permanent

LS Port Melbourne

  • Largest family-owned equipment hire company | Ongoing training & development
  • No experience required - Full training provided | Street parking available
  • Uniforms & PPE provided | Annual Awards Program | Current Drivers Licence a must
  • $69,000 salary package, plus super, plus a $3,000 sign on bonus (details in advert)

About the role
As the Kennards Hire representative to our customers, we support you with the training and development you need to be successful in your role. The Driver / Equipment Coordinator is the critical link between a Kennards Hire branch, our customers and their projects, big or small. You'll be in charge of everything that makes our customers' job easy; expert advice, pickups, deliveries and making 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
  • 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
  • Kennards Hire operates as part of the construction industry in Victoria. The Victorian government requires all authorised workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19.

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
    • Paid Parental Leave
    • 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
    • Access to our employee benefits program including discounts on insurance, eye care, travel and more!
    • Annual Awards night, Team BBQs and many other fun social events

Salary Breakdown

  • $1,000 sign on bonus is paid after 90 days and an additional $2,000 is paid after 12 months
  • Base salary of $65, 000, *Profit Share average $4,000 + 10% Superannuation
  • *Profit share bonus is variable and is paid twice a year. The average annual payment is $4,000. The actual amount paid depends on the financial performance of the branch and company as well as branch quality standards achieved.

Please note: Background/Police Checks will be carried out as part of the recruitment process

Simply hit the Apply Now button and we look forward to talking with you!


Skills
CUSTOMER SERVICE
DELIVERY
DRIVER
EQUIPMENT
MAINTENANCE

Perks & benefits
BENEFITS
Career development
Family owned and operated
Health insurance discount
Long term job security
Paid parental leave
Parking
Positive work environment
Profit share
Staff discounts
Pay comparison
Market average based on all Driver jobs in Melbourne VIC
Above avg. range
$69k
Market average
$66k
$66k
Market average
$43k
$226k
This job pays above average

Job details
Date posted
25 May 2022
Category
Transport & Logistics
Occupation
Driver - Truck & Heavy Vehicle
Above avg.
$69k
Contract type
Permanent
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard business hours
Sector
Private business

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