Saint Gobain Limited
21000-21000 GBP/year
08 Aug 2017
30 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced HGV Class 2 Driver to join our passionate and knowledgeable team. The role will involve carrying out deliveries to site & customer premises of glass products and assisting customers with the offloading of the delivery.

What will I be doing in the role?

In the role as Driver you will;

- Carry out driving, delivery and loading duties in a safe and responsible manner, within the law and in the most efficient way, enabling maximum vehicle utilization
- Complete daily vehicle checks, reporting any defects that require urgent attention
- Check & sign off load prior to setting off, to ensure the load is complete and safe
- Report any breakages or delivery problems in a timely manner
- Ensure delivery notes are signed by customers and returned to office, as well as any cash/ cheques /receipts/drivers report forms.
- Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures
- Adhere to Tachograph legislation
- Help and assist customers, performing duties with a pleasant and helpful manner, being aware at all times that you are representing the company and behaving accordingly
- Support Operatives with factory duties, when not driving

Am I who you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit great people that align well with our values. We are particularly keen to meet people who share our passion for innovation and sustainability. For the Driver specifically it is important that you have:

- A relevant HGV Class 2 licence
- A current CPC card
- Experience of working with glass is preferable, but not essential
- HIAB and/or crane experience is preferred, but not essential
- A high level of attention to detail
- Experience of dealing with customers
- The ability to work well within a team environment

What about the business I'll be joining?

There are 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that recruit talented people in the UK and Ireland. However, regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

This vacancy is working for Gibbs & Dandy Glass - part of the Saint-Gobain group and leading Glass merchant with 4 branches, each serving professionals in the Regional Glass trades; Saint-Gobain isthe world leader in the habitat and construction markets, with over 170,000 employees and operations in 67 countries worldwide. With such a significant presence we are proud to offer our employees a career without boundaries... Are You In?

What will I get in return?

As part of the wider Saint-Gobain group, Gibbs & Dandy Glass is able to offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package. In addition, you will have access to a career without boundaries - this could see you progressing within Gibbs & Dandy Glass or in one of the other 30+ businesses in the UK. Progression in Saint-Gobain isn't always upwards; talented employees also move into new and exciting functions or indeed overseas, to one of the 67 countries in which we operate. The one thing you can be sure of is that you can have an exciting and varied career at Saint-Gobain, where only you set the boundaries to your success.

Salary - up to £21,000 per annum, dependent on skills and experience.

Pension - We offer a competitive pension through Standard Life, if you contribute a minimum of 4% the Company will contribute 4%. In addition all employees receive Life Assurance cover.

Benefits - We offer a wide range of employee benefits including a Cycle To Work scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Saint-Gobain Share Schemes and Group Discounts to name a few...

What do I need to do now?

We would love to hear from you! In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV on our careers site. We will be in touch with you after your application to tell you about the next stages.

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