- Company: DSV – Global Transport and Logistics
- Location: Zambia
- State: Lusaka
- Job type: Full-Time
- Job category: Logistics/Transportation Jobs in Zambia
In 1976, ten independent hauliers joined forces and founded DSV in Denmark. Since then, DSV has evolved to become the world’s 5th largest supplier of global solutions within transport and logistics. Today, we add value to our customers’ entire supply chain by transporting, storing, packaging, re-packaging, processing and clearing all types of goods. We work every day from our many offices in more than 90 countries to ensure a steady supply of goods to production lines, outlets, stores and consumers all over the world. Our reach is global yet our presence is local and close to our customers. Read more at www.dsv.com
Job Posting Title: Driver
Time Type: Full Time
Main Purpose Of The Role
Provide effective and safe driving services to the Airfreight Department operations of the Company.
Responsible for driving Company vehicles supporting company operations and administration teams ensuring timeliness and efficient pick and drop services for both people and cargo/parcels while ensuring cleanliness and proper maintenance of the company vehicles in the Airfreight department.
Minimum 3-5 years working experience as a driver for a busy organization.
Office 365 (Teams, OneNote, Forms), MS Word, Excel L2, PowerPoint, Outlook Basics (Added Advantage)
Duties And Responsibilities
Collect documents from the agents on time.
Open files for the documents collected and maintain the records.
Handle collections and deliveries of all shipments received at the branch.
Conduct Physical Inspections for the Branch to ensure all is in order.
Update delivery ledger and prepare delivery notes on time.
Run office administrative and messenger duties as may be required.
Planning of daily activities with your Manager ensuring that all tasks for the day are taken up.
Ensure smooth information flow between external contacts and the department on deliveries/collections.
Constant communication/update with the operations team on the work of the day or any other internal contact person.
Proper time management and route planning at all times ensuring all work is factored, avoiding repeated route visits.
Flexibility to attend to urgent errands as may be required from time to time.
Always drive responsibly and defensively to ensure no accidents happen ensuring the shipments are safe at all times.
Ensure you keep tabs of the vehicle servicing and maintenance schedules at all times. Minimal to acceptable maintenance costs.
Ensure the company vehicle you are responsible for is clean and presentable at all times.
Adhere to the Company rules and regulations on use of vehicles, traffic rules and regulations and the county by laws at all times. Zero traffic offences at all times.
Ensure the vehicles are safe, locked and content secure at all times while on transit or parked.
High discipline and conduct, courtesy and good work ethics, maintaining high level of professionalism at all times.
We ensure you are reachable on the phone at all times while on duty to facilitate flawless communication.
Always be proactive in arranging pick up and drop schedules.
Ensure you adhere to the safety measured provided at all times.
Ensure to follow all the established SOPs
Good communication skills
Tactical in handling logistical issues.
Problem solving skills
A skilful planner
DSV is one of the very best performing companies in the transport and logistics industry. 75,000 employees in more than 90 countries work passionately to deliver great customer experiences and high-quality services – as part of the operation or in a variety of supporting roles. If you have drive and talent and enjoy responsibility, we’ll give you the support you need to explore your potential and forward your career.
Closing Date : 10th December , 2021.