Hyster Driver

Hyster Driver
AVI Limited
Cape Town, Western Cape


Posted 10 November 2021 – Closing Date 16 November 2021

Job Details

Job Description

A love for the sea and passion for fishing are the driving forces behind I&J, a leading fishing company and manufacturer of high quality chilled and frozen foods. Almost 110 years old, I&J is the trusted name in seafood, operating a modern and efficient trawler fleet, and continually investing in the training and development of experienced fishing crews, committed to fishing responsibly, with a long-term vision. I&J has achieved and maintained accreditation from the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) since 2004. I&J is a globally respected supplier of high quality, chilled and frozen Cape Hake and a leading producer of farmed Cape Abalone. It is also one of AVI’s great South African brands. I&J is proudly South African and invests in, and empowers, the communities in which it operates.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Hyster Driver at I&J, Cape Town. As the successful incumbent you will provide support to the main store, through operating a forklift to move, locate, stack, and count engineering spares and consumables in accordance to stores and operational requirements.


Line Manager: Stores Controller


Number of Direct Reports: 0


Job Specification:

Key Performance Areas:

  • Ensures a Safe and efficient workplace
  • Carry out Hyster operations in line with the OSHAC and I&J standards
  • Provides transportation and packaging assistance to the main store team
  • Ad hoc responsibilities
  • Saftey, Security and Environmental Effectiveness
  • Business and Financial results


Minimum Requirements:

  • 2 years within the manufacturing environment
  • Experience within the FMCG environment
  • Experience working within a stores environment


  • Grade 12
  • Valid Machine Operating licence

Additional Requirements:

  • PC skills (advantageous)
  • Knowledge of risk health and safety regulations
  • Knowledge of Quality Control Standards and Regulations


  • Documenting Facts
  • Making Decisions
  • Staying Composed
  • Meeting Deadlines
  • Attention to Detail
  • Minimising Risk
  • Keeping Commitments
  • Maintaining Productivity