UNIT GROUP 7311 TRUCK DRIVERS
TRUCK DRIVERS drive furniture removal vans and heavy trucks to transport goods and materials.
The entry requirement for this unit group is an AQF Certificate II or higher qualification or at least 1 years relevant experience.
- manoeuvring vehicles into position for loading and unloading
- assisting with or carrying out loading or unloading operations, using various lifting or tipping devices
- estimating weights to comply with load limitations, and ensuring safe distribution of weight
- packing small items into cartons and other containers, and sealing containers
- wrapping breakable items and arranging padding around them
- ensuring goods are stowed and securely covered, to prevent loss and damage
- verifying loading documents, checking condition of goods and obtaining certification of deliveries