HGV Class 1 Driver


Reference:
VAC-830
Job Titles:
Automotive, Logistics and Supply Chain
Salary:
£25,000 to £26,000 per annum OTE £5,000
Benefits:
Benefits included - including 33 days holiday, Pension - Overtime available
Town/City:
Livingston
Contract Type:
Permanent

Description

HGV Driver - C+E drivers (class 1) - Ex-Military Personnel

Working for one of the leading companies in the UK. 

Responsibility for efficient transportation and delivery of products to customers using a commercial motor vehicle meeting company, customer and legislative requirements.

General Accountabilities

  • Transportation and delivery of chilled, frozen and ambient products to supermarket stores across the United Kingdom
  • Manual handling and operating Mechanical Handling Equipment 
  • Working alongside and within a team environment
  • Representing client in a professional manner to customers
  • Responsible for ensuring always working in a safe manner in accordance with Health & Safety and food regulations
  • Working to and complying with local legislative requirements & company policies and procedures
  • Working within a continuously changing environment
  • Proactively report on changes in standards (internally and externally initiated) and measure and report on performance against these standards
  • Working within a physically demanding environment                  

 

Qualifications:

  • Valid Driver's HGV (C+E) license
  • Driver's CPC
  • Tachograph

 

Specific Skills/Experience required for role:

  • Previous experience of driving commercial vehicles; artics and rigids
  • Good geographical knowledge of the United Kingdom
  • Sound knowledge of tachograph regulations and WTD
  • Ability to read, understand and follow directions/instructions
  • Ability to count accurately and to perform simple math calculations
  • Ability to adhere to procedures and safe systems of work
  • Ability to carry out manual handling and all other requirements of the role    

 

Other Requirements:

  • Drivers CPC Qualification and Driver's Digital Tachograph Card
  • Flexibility with regards to working patterns 
  • Ability to work efficiently within a rapidly changing environment

 

 

Deliveries are made using Tail Lifts to stores on a variety of vehicle sizes. We are looking for class C+E drivers (class 1)

50 hours average per week - Shifts: Tuesday to Saturday or Sunday to Thursday

Competitive Salary, Pension and more.