Q&A with McHugh & Eastwood’s Rod Stevenson:

Rod Stevenson is the face of McHugh and Eastwood on the road and ensures that goods transported arrive at the destination safely and in good condition. 

Who is Rod when he is not driving a truck? Get to know him more in this blog.

Before working at McHugh and Eastwood, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had?

Butcher, Owner, Operator

How did you first learn about McHugh and Eastwood?


How has McHugh and Eastwood helped you in your career development?

Different field

If you could pick one theme for ME, to turn into a book about the company, what would it be?

Strive to Be Number One

What advice do you have for prospective ME candidates?

Become part of the team

What are 3 words to describe McHugh and Eastwood? 

Eye for detail, punctual, customer satisfaction

What do you find most challenging at McHugh and Eastwood?

Balancing loads and weights

What do you like most about McHugh and Eastwood?

Team environment

What drew you to ME originally? And how has the company changed since?

Different field of transport

What have you gained from working at McHugh and Eastwood?

Able to spend more time with family

What is your wish list for the next 10 years with McHugh and Eastwood?

Retirement in the next 16 months

What is your favorite part about working for McHugh and Eastwood?

Being on the road

What is your proudest moment at McHugh and Eastwood?

Picked to be their face for the company on the road

What is your role?

Heavy vehicle driver

What is your favorite line from a movie?

“Go ahead, make my day”

Any random facts you could share with us?

Love bbq’s, friends and mostly family

Best vacation you’ve been to?

Hawaii – Waikiki

Choose your Mr. Men to describe your work personality – your home life personality? 

At work – easygoing. At home, living my life to my best, spontaneity

Describe what you were like at age 10. 

Running amuck with mates.

Do you have a favorite quote?

Treat people how you want to be treated

Favorite travel spot?

Anywhere caravaning on the Murray River

How do you define success?

Achieving goals you have set for yourself

If Hollywood made a movie about your life, who would you like to see cast as you?

Forrest Gump… 

If you could be anyone from any time period, who would it be and why?

J.F.K: What a great man and visions for the world.

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