Tug Driver

The Benefits

  • 11% Superannuation contribution
  • Safety Above All Culture - Uniform provided, including safety shoes
  • Full training and support in a friendly team culture
  • Excellent career progression opportunities with a global organisation
  • Eligible for tuition assistance, travel discounts, employee assistance programs, recognition and award programs*

About the role

Our Tug Drivers are committed to delivering outstanding service while also championing our company values in every interaction. In this role, you will be essential to the operational performance of our stations, ensuring that a safety above all culture is always upheld. You will possess a positive and friendly disposition and strong work ethic with the ability to meet deadlines.

We are looking for someone who is available to do afternoon shift for PM Operations at FedEx Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine). This is a permanent full-time position (Shift Timing – 2pm to 10pm) with possibility of over time.

  • The timely and accurate movement of trucks and trailers within the yard, including B-doubles
  • Coupling and uncoupling of trailers
  • Ensuring the safe operation of all vehicles in accordance with WHS requirements
  • Forklift duties including loading/unloading of trailers
  • Handler duties including lifting freight
  • Work effectively in a team environment

Experience & Abilities required.

  • Experience operating a Semi/Tug vehicle (Kalmar Ottawa T2, Terberg or similar)
  • Current MC license
  • Forklift license (will be an advantage)

The Company

FedEx Express is one of the world’s largest express transportation companies and has consistently been selected as one of the world’s top 500 companies and the World’s Most Admired Companies by “Fortune” magazine. FedEx provides fast and reliable delivery to more than 220 countries and territories.

As TNT and FedEx officially joined forces on 25 May 2016 this role will support both FedEx and TNT businesses within Australia.

The Philosophy

People-Service-Profit (P-S-P). We take care of our People so that they can deliver impeccable Service to our customers who will give us the Profit necessary for FedEx to be successful. Our success in the industry is attributed to our people. Through our P-S-P philosophy, we have a work environment that encourages employees to be innovative in delivering the highest possible quality of service to our customers. We care for our employees’ well-being and value their contributions to the company.

The Culture

We honour innovation, integrity and commitment. We have many formal policies, procedures and programs to bring out the best in our staff, individually and in teams.

The Mission

We strive to be the Best Company to work for with the Best Service and the Best Brand in our Industry.

We are a supportive, caring and passionate team of operations professionals and we pride ourselves on our high performance, high integrity culture. If this position and our working environment sound like the right fit for you, then do not wait and please apply today.


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Permanent Full Time

Job no: COAI340827

Location: Tullamarine

Closing Date: 13/04/2023