Truck Driver


Location: Somersby

Job Type: Full time


  • $75,376 Base Salary | 15% super | Fortnightly RDO
  • Seasonal Overtime | 7am – 3:30pm Monday to Friday
  • Somersby location | Free onsite parking

Imagine a world where possibilities are widespread. Ausgrid is the forefront of the transitioned future. We are the leader in connecting communities easily to their energy supply choices, while striving for net zero. Are you ready to play your part in an evolving industry?

Overview of the Role

Reporting to the Distribution Supervisor, the Truck Driver operates:

  • Heavy Combination Trucks
  • Vehicle Loading Cranes
  • Delivery and collection of materials from both the organisations and contractor sites

You will also assist, as needed, as part of the team providing the inspection, quality control, receipt, warehousing, issuing and distribution of materials to the organisation’s internal and external customers from the organisation’s Central Warehouse or non-centralised sites.

What we are looking for

We are looking for a team player who has a strong attention to detail, customer focus and is a problem solver!

To be successful in the position you will have:

  • School Certificate or equivalent
  • Experience in the Warehouse & Distribution environment
  • Hold a Class HC driver’s Licence and have knowledge of maximum axle and gross weights for vehicles
  • Hold a National Certificate of Competency to operate Forklifts, Dogmen Ticket, White Card
  • C2 Crane Ticket
  • Competency in Load Restraint Guidelines
  • Knowledge of National Heavy Vehicle Transportation Regulations
  • As needed, oversee non centralised permanent site operations including developing stock plans & ordering of materials
  • MS Office skills and Warehouse Management computer-based systems.
  • Licence Print Out

Compensation & Benefits

We empower our teams to challenge the status quo, they own decisions that directly impact the transformation of our network to be safer, smarter, and more sustainable. To reward our employees for their work, they enjoy:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Employees under our Enterprise Agreement have a fortnightly Rostered Day Off
  • Employees under our Enterprise Agreement earn 15% superannuation, which will increase to 15.5% in September 2023.
  • An annual employee day
  • Ausgrid’s Recognition Program – Amped – which recognises employee contributions, behaviours, and achievements through gift cards, quarterly and annual awards.
  • Access to their own mentor with bi-annual discussions with their manager’s manager through our Manager Once Removed (MOR) process
  • Free flu vaccination
  • Corporate Health Discounts through NIB and Bupa!
  • Health and Wellness Program provides employees access to gyms/pools across the east coast.
  • The Ausgrid Staff Club membership gives you access to a range of discounted entertainment, social events and access to company owned holiday accommodation!

In addition, there are other benefits available to our employees:

  • In line with our diverse workforce, our Ausgrid permanent employees enjoy flexibility in all its forms in line with business deliverables. This includes but not limited to condensed work weeks, part time working, job sharing, remote working, flexible hours, and time in lieu.
  • Our gender-neutral parental leave is competitive and provides our employees with 16 weeks paid leave including superannuation payments.
  • We invest in our people’s development through secondments, Ausgrid onsite training, varied leadership opportunities.
  • We focus on the talents of our internal workforce. In the last year over 130 employees were promoted into new roles.
  • We provide access to novated leasing
  • Pay for performance culture
  • We support corporate social responsibility, enjoy paid community service leave
  • We have developed our Reconciliation Action Plan
  • Family and domestic violence leave
  • Our Employee Assistance Provider - Concierge International - provides a range of support services to our employees at no charge.

Check out how you can light up your career at Ausgrid here!

Interested? We would love to hear from you!

Please apply addressing your suitability for the role via a cover letter and attach your resume.

Successful candidates will be notified regarding an interview.

Applications close: 4 April 2023 11.55pm AEST.

Please note – Unsolicited resumes/applications from agencies will not be accepted by Ausgrid

Ausgrid - An Equal Opportunity Employer

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