Furniture Removalist

Drives a removal van or truck to move household and office furniture and equipment between locations. Registration or licensing is required.
Training time - No data available -
Average pay $37,278
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 1,900

What does a Furniture Removalist do?

  • manoeuvring vehicles into position for loading and unloading
  • loading and unloading vehicles using lifting and tipping devices
  • observing safety requirements when loading and unloading vehicles
  • making regular quality checks of vehicles to ensure they can be driven safely
  • estimating weights to comply with load limitations and ensuring safe distribution of weight
  • ensuring goods are stowed and securely covered to prevent loss and damage

Specialisations

  • Office Mover
  • Piano Removalist

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Certificate IV in Driving Operations
Certificate III in Furniture Removal