Hollywoodbets · Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

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About the job

Being a part of the Hollywoodbets Purple Team is an opportunity to become a part of one of South Africa’s biggest success stories. From humble beginnings in Durban, Hollywoodbets has grown into a powerhouse brand operating across Africa and the United Kingdom. And that’s just the beginning. Our talented Team is on a mission to increase our global footprint, ready to take on any challenge because at Hollywoodbets, not even the sky is the limit. Join our Team and let’s reach for the stars.

We have an amazing opportunity for a Driver to be based at, Umhlanga. Do you think you have what it takes to be our newest Purple Star?

The successful incumbent is expected to work according to a shift schedule and will be responsible for basic food preparation, assisting chefs with dishing up of food and presentation, whilst ensuring that the housekeeping is in line with Hollywood standards. Responsible for kitchen stock count and ensuring the kitchen stock is stored and maintained appropriately.

With Hollywoodbets You Will

Innovate and create as part of a like-minded, authentic Team eager to achieve goals.

Embrace Challenges And The Thrill Of Working In a Vibrant And Fast-paced Industry. Grow With Our Development Plans And Culture That Allows You To Further Your Career. What You Bring

  • In possession of valid driver’s license that is held for a minimum of 3 years
  • 2 years’ experience in driving
  • Geographical knowledge

What You’ll Do For The Brand

Financial metrics

  • Achieve and sustain driver score targets as
  • Where additional safety equipment / equipment has been issued to an incumbent due to the nature of the job he is working on, it is expected that they are in possession of and use such equipment where required.
  • The incumbent is fully responsible for the vehicle allocated to him, including any other equipment allocated to the incumbent or the vehicle.
  • The incumbent is responsible for the safety of the vehicle and its
  • The incumbent is responsible for ensuring that any issues faced are reported immediately and are also reported on the trip sheet.
  • The incumbent is responsible for carrying out pre on-route and post-trip roadworthy inspections using the prescribed forms and for reporting any defects.
  • The incumbent is responsible for ensuring that he does not operate a damaged or defective vehicle unless repairs have been carried out on the vehicle.
  • The incumbent is responsible for maintaining the cleanliness and neatness of the vehicle at all
  • The incumbent is expected to travel only on authorized routes in a safe, courteous and cautious
  • Carrying of goods include the following:
  • The incumbent is responsible for all aspects of the goods including the following:
  • That the correct goods have been loaded and delivered/collected.
  • That the goods and documentation correspond (i.e. – quantity and description).
  • That the incumbent is present at loading of vehicles at suppliers and customers to monitor that the goods loaded correspond with the documentation and to note any differences.
  • That the incumbent is present at offloading of vehicles to monitor that the load is in good condition and to record breakages or discrepancies.
  • The incumbent must report any losses or damage to goods to his Supervisor
  • The incumbent is expected to contact his home depot if he is delayed for longer than 30
  • The incumbent is responsible for the goods from the time of departure to the destination and safe
  • The incumbent is expected to carry out any other duties, responsibilities or lawful instructions given to him by a Supervisor or Manager.
  • Inform customers of price changes and other notices regarding them as directed by
  • Communicate any issues or delays that arise and resolve problems
  • Cash collection and banking
  • Transporting team members and guests as directed by
  • Safe custody of the handheld
  • It is expected that the incumbent completes all trips within the scheduled times as instructed by the supervisor / controllers.
  • The incumbent may not stop the vehicle in any spot other than an authorized stopping point, unless there is an emergency that prevents the vehicle from driving to the next authorized stopping points.
  • In the event of an accident ensure that the incident form is completed, and the incident reported to SAPS and a case number obtained. This must be done within 24 hours and must be done even if the driver is not at fault. Notify the Fleet Administrator, HR and your Line Manager immediately of the incident.


  • Satisfactorily complete advanced driver training and driver courtesy training on the road / similar program relevant to the vehicle and nature of load being transported.
  • Timeous submission of claims, sick leave, annual leave, overtime
  • 100% compliance with bio
  • Attend specific training as directed by your line
  • The incumbent is expected to report for duty on time and to be neatly dressed in the uniform supplied to

Compliance, risk and quality

  • 100% with company policies and procedures specific to your
  • Completely refrain from being behind the wheel when intoxicated (drugs/alcohol). If it is suspected that an incumbent is under the influence of alcohol or drugs, they will be subjected to a breathalyser or other Examinations/testing will also occur on a random basis from time to time.
  • 100% compliance with health and safety
  • 100% compliance with relevant laws and
  • Make use of the Hotline to report any suspicion of
  • No transport of passengers is permitted under any circumstance unless approved by your line
  • No conducting of private courier services with the use of the Company
  • Under no circumstances may a driver inform any other person about the goods in his
  • Complete medical examinations at the discretion of the
  • The incumbent must have the following documents in his possession at all times:
  • Relevant and valid South African driver’s license
  • Valid PRDP

Growth and new markets/products

  • Respect all customers and treat them with
  • Maintain a positive, energetic and professional appearance when dealing with

Skill And Competencies

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrates exceptional attention to detail
  • Must be results driven
  • Ability to work under pressure and still produce quality results timeously

Please note that only applicants who meet the stipulated minimum requirements will be considered.

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