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dnata catering
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Australia’s largest inflight catering company, dnata catering is chosen by many of the world’s airlines for our fresh, award-winning meals and outstanding service.

With a geographically diverse footprint, we employ over 2,000 people across 11 cities, produce over 25 million meals each year, and service over 250 thousand flights.

Our parent company dnata, a part of the Emirates Group and one of the world’s largest air services providers, was established in 1959.  Working to ensure the aviation industry operates smoothly and efficiently, dnata operates a global network providing catering, cargo, ground handling and travel services from 129 airports, across 84 countries. 

Collectively employing 4,000 people in Australia, and 39,000 people globally, dnata is a trusted partner of over 400 customers around the world. 

Handling more than 1,700 flights, carrying over 7,700 tonnes of cargo, assisting more than 235,000 passengers, booking over 19,000 hotel stays, and uplifting more than 320,000 meals each day, it is easy to see why many of the world’s airlines choose dnata as their air services provider.

With global catering operations that span 65 locations across 13 countries, dnata partners with 190 airlines to deliver their inflight catering and retail solutions.

Our vision is to be the world’s most admired air services provider.  We deliver the promises our customers make.

We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Driver to join our busy team in Melbourne, on a full-time basis.

 Your duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
  • Loads and unloads trucks with carts, ovens and standard units
  • Performs driving duties (short distance)
  • Preparation and packing of catering equipment
  • Liaises with airlines staff and hand over delivery
  • Communicates in a professional and courteous manner
  • Maintains the company’s policy in relation to HALAL,HACCP, food safety and WHS in accordance with company policy
  • Responsible for marshalling the Driver on the tarmac to position the truck in line with company / airport / airline policies
  • Carries out basic serviceability and maintenance checks of vehicles and/or equipment, including refuelling of vehicles
  • Performs administrative documentation and reporting duties as required
  • Follows up on any discrepancies and ensures that flight is correct
  • General cleaning duties
  • Able to work in other areas of the unit for part or whole of shift basis to meet
    operational demands
The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate:
  • A current MR or HR drivers license preferable
  • Must hold a current Fork Lift license
  • Must have a First Aid Certificate
  • WHS qualifications preferred yet not essential
  • Flexibility in regards to working around flight schedules is essential (7 day per week operation)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced , high-volume environment
  • A satisfactory police record required
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to perform frequent manual handling tasks
You will be provided with:
  • Competitive remuneration 
  • Career Advancement
  • A supportive and friendly team environment
  • Ongoing Training and Development
  • Other Company Benefits and Incentives
This is an excellent opportunity. An attractive and rewarding competitive remuneration is available to attract the highest calibre of person. Please be sure to include a covering letter addressing the key criteria set out in the job details shown here as the first page of your resume.
July 12, 2018 15:01