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733114 - Tanker Driver

Description

Drives a tanker truck, requiring a specially endorsed class of licence, to transport bulk liquids. Registration or licensing is required.

Skill Level

4

Specialisations

    • Milk Tanker Driver
    • Petrol Tanker Driver
    • Water Tanker Driver

Skills Assessment Authority

Caveats

No caveats apply to this occupation.

Group: 7331 Truck Drivers

Description

drive heavy trucks, removal vans, tankers and tow trucks to transport bulky goods and liquids.

Tasks

    • manoeuvring vehicles into position for loading and unloading
    • loading and unloading vehicles using lifting and tipping devices
    • observing safety requirements when loading and unloading vehicles
    • making regular quality checks of vehicles to ensure they can be driven safely
    • estimating weights to comply with load limitations and ensuring safe distribution of weight
    • ensuring goods are stowed and securely covered to prevent loss and damage
    • verifying loading documents, checking condition of goods and obtaining certification of deliveries

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:

AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

In New Zealand:

NZ Register Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

At least one year of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

Registration or licensing is required.

Occupations in this Group

    • 733111 Truck Driver (General)
    • 733112 Aircraft Refueller
    • 733113 Furniture Removalist
    • 733114 Tanker Driver
    • 733115 Tow Truck Driver

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