Straddle Driver


Key responsibilities

Straddle Drivers operate equipment of various types (like Straddle Carrier and Terminal Trucks) for the purpose of moving containers between vessels and stacks.

Generic skills

  • Communication
  • Collaborative
  • Depth and distance perception
  • Hand eye coordination

Priority skills

  • Knowledge of safety procedures and protocols
  • Ability to concentrate for extended periods
  • Comfortable working at heights
  • Abilty to follow instructions
  • Willingness to work shift hours

Career progression

  • Crane Operator
  • Team leader



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