Truck offsiders assist truck drivers to load and unload goods on trucks.
Duties & Tasks
Truck offsiders may perform the following tasks:carry heavy items up and down stairs
make sure items are protected from scratches and pack delicate items in a secure manner so they will not break during a move
-Label goods with customers' details and destinations
assist with navigation and truck maintenance on long-distance trips
direct drivers when reversing into tight spots.
Truck offsiders may work in a range of industries, including furniture removals and retail.par In some cases, where carriers travel long distances and interstate, offsiders may spend days away from home. They may also share driving duties if they hold the required truck drivers licence.
enjoy practical work
able to cope with the physical demands of the job
capable of lifting and carrying heavy items
able to follow instructions.