Shunter Driver

Shunter Driver Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Shunter Driver to join our team.


  • Drive company vehicles in a safe and courteous fashion in accordance with the requirements of the Department of Transport and highway code;
  • Report any vehicle accidents to the traffic office;
  • Report any mechanical defects;
  • To fuel vehicles and when required to undertake normal collection and delivery duties;
  • Take all responsible action to ensure teh safety and security of vehicles, equipment and goods;
  • Undergo a driving skills assessment at any time whe requested by Depot Management;
  • Carry out daily vehicle checks following procedure laid down;
  • To ensure the safe and efficient movement of vehicles between parking bays and loading bays.


  • Ability to prioritise workload;
  • Ability to work as a team;
  • Ability to work in a busy working environment;
  • Ability to work with their own initiative;
  • Operational Knowledge;
  • Self-motivated;
  • Organisational skills.