Forklift Driver / Handyman in Diageo Victoria, Seychelles


Website Diageo

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Job Description

Full Time

About Us

Diageo is the world’s leading premium drinks company with an outstanding collection of brands, such as Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, Baileys, Captain Morgan, Tanqueray and Guinness. Our purpose – Celebrating life, every day, everywhere – has an important role in our company, for our people, our diversity, our brands, in how we perform and how we create shared value.

Purpose of the Role

The role of the Forklift Operator/Handyman is to move and stack pallet loads of products, empties, materials to the required position depending on the mature of the activities being carried out ensuring that the processes are in line with the company policies/procedures and supporting all compliance initiatives relating to the job/area of responsibility. As a Handyman, the incumbent is to manually sort and handle stock items as instructed by the respective Warehouse Supervisor and play a key role in maintaining GMP in the areas under the control of his respective Store Supervisor.


  • Move products to the appropriate loading bay and customer according to the dispatch note handed over by the Supervisor – EGS.
  • Operate fork-lift to efficiently load, unload, transport, lift and stack pallets with goods in the warehouses, conveyors or stations as required to the satisfaction of the company and its customers.
  • Stack products and empties in the respective stacking areaows upon the instructions of the Warehouse Supervisors.
  • Break pallet load and organise customer’s orders as per dispatch notes and ensure that pallets and product are handled with great care to prevent damage and breakage

Execute jobs requiring your skills within SBL and participate in any other work as may be required.

Ensure that your workplace and equipment are kept clean and well maintained.

Provide the best level of service to customers and other departments.

  • Ensure that you carry out your job in the safest possible way driving PPE compliance across all site activities.
  • Foster and lead teamwork and demonstrate good leadership behaviour.
  • To safeguard the reputation and the good image of SBL

Essential Qualification

  • Post-Secondary Certificate, plus relevant work experience and forklift license/certification.



  • Knowledge of our SKU, bottles types and pallets configurations
  • Experience in loading and off loading as per relevant documentations
  • Effective Communications skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated and achievement oriented
  • Structured and organised approach to work
  • Ability to manage time and prioritise

Functional Capabilities

  • Able to relate well to others and use interpersonal skills to achieve desired objectives.
  • Able to cope with change, to be flexible and to handle uncertainty.
  • Focus on achieving results.
  • Able to maintain appropriately directed energy and stamina, to exercise self-control and to learn new behaviours.
  • Ability to make quick decisions
  • Ability to work in and lead teams
  • Thorough and apply high standard in everything you do


  • Be honest and demonstrate high integrity
  • Build great relationship internally and externally
  • Understand the controls and governance – work within these and always speak up if they are not met.
  • Grow your capabilities and experience
  • Demonstrate H&S (Zero Harm) culture

Leadership Capabilities

Find Solutions (Developing) – Produce fresh and commercially viable ideas for adding value to the business

Consistently deliver great performance – (Experienced) – Focus to deliver stretch goals in a disciplined and time urgent manner.

Bring Diageo’s purpose to life – (Developing) – An energising and positive individual who has a motivational impact on others.

Managing people to succeed – (Developing) – An energising and positive individual who has a motivational impact on others.

Be Authentic – Experienced – Demonstrate strong pride and commitment to Diageo, behave authentically and develop trusting relationships.

Barriers to Success in the role

  • Lack of understanding of the links across all functions.
  • Unapproachable and unable to build relationship and interact with others.
  • Lack of confidence in dealing with people at all levels
  • Inability to challenge and to constructively suggest ways of improving how things are done.
  • Lack insights and ability to analyse situations and make decisions

Flexible Working Options

Be able to work extended hours to meets company targets and customers’ needs.

We offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package

From Arthur Guinness to Johnnie Walker, our business was founded on people of great character and in 250 years, nothing’s changed. We are the world’s leading premium alcohol company. Our brands are industry icons. And our success is thanks to the strength of our people, in every role. It is why we trust them with our legacy and it is why we reward them with the career-defining opportunities that they deserve.

Our ambition is to create the best performing, most trusted and respected Consumer Products Company in the world. To achieve these, we need the world’s very best people.

We are looking for people with creativity, boldness and a sense of purpose to take Diageo and our timeless, pioneering brands to the next level.

Feel inspired? Then this may be the opportunity for you.

Worker Type


Primary Location:

Blue Building

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Job Posting Start Date


Company: Diageo

Vacancy Type: Full Time 

Job Location: Victoria, Seychelles

Application Deadline: N/A

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