Experienced Heavy Haulage Drivers

Gradco is an established and respected family owned business who have been delivering solutions within the civil construction, mining, transport and logistics sectors for more than 60 years.

We have a significant fleet of prime movers and trailers in various configurations which ensures Gradco provides flexible and reliable solutions for our customers with an emphasis on safety, compliance & operational excellence.

We are currently seeking an Experienced Heavy Haulage Driver, responsible for providing professional and safe logistics services to transport and deliver over-dimensional and over-mass equipment to our customers in a reliable and safe manner. This permanent role is for an immediate start & is based in Launceston.

Responsibilities include:

  • Loading & unloading over-dimensional and over-mass equipment
  • Restraining equipment in accordance with Load Restraint Regulations
  • Complying with all Chain of Responsibility requirements
  • Completing prestart and other operational checklists
  • Complying with fatigue management and road rules and regulations
  • Complying with Gradco company policies and procedures
  • Carry & understand all statutory and regulatory permits
  • Carrying out daily cleaning of the truck
  • Attending and actively participating in routine toolbox meetings

To be considered for this role, applicants must have the following:

  • A valid MC license (essential)
  • Experience in operating a range of low loader trailers
  • Experience transporting over-dimensional equipment
  • A sound knowledge of road transport legislation including fatigue management, permit requirements and operating conditions
  • Good interpersonal, written and verbal skills
  • Safe driving record and a high regard for safety policies & procedures
  • Be reliable, punctual and self-motivated
  • Have a great attitude and strong work ethic
  • Be capable and confident in your capability

All successful applicants will be required to complete a pre-employment medical including a drug and alcohol screening.

Gradco strives to be an employer of choice by providing a dynamic work environment founded on zero harm, continuous improvement, open & honest communication and a healthy work/life balance.

Gradco is an equal opportunity employer.

Would you like to apply now?

Download an application form

Do I need to provide any documentation to support my application form?

Yes - An application letter, CV and evidence of qualifications and experience

How to I submit my application?

  1. Email to: hr@gradco.com.au 
  2. Fax to: 03 6339 2028
  3. Post to: PO Box 290, Newstead TAS 7250

When do applications close?

Applications will be considered immediately

Would you like to discuss the role in more detail?

Please call 03 6337 0200 – Sarah or Ben