LGV Cat CE Class 1 Driver

The Best Connection Group Ltd
£9.25 per hour
07 Sep 2017
09 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Best Connection are currently seeking a Class C+E HGV Driver to fill a position in Newcastle. The successful candidate will possess a current and valid Class C+E HGV Licence, experience with steel and roping & sheeting would be beneficial but is not essential.

This role involves Class C+E steel deliveries to various commercial properties both in urban and rural areas throughout the UK, this can be either doing day trunks or tramping away.

Responsibilities of the Class C+E HGV Driver:

  • Making deliveries & collections to both local & national destinations
  • Perform complete pre and post-operation inspection of the vehicle in accordance with Company policy to ensure tyre pressure, fluid levels, safety equipment, gauges, and controls are at correct levels and in proper working order.
  • Ensuring the load is correctly secured and if necessary correctly sheeted.
  • Reporting any safety issues on standard reports.
  • Adhering to assigned delivery schedule and following all job directives precisely as well as Interacting with dispatchers and others on a daily basis to ensure all tasks are carried out in a timely and professional manner.
  • Maintain adherence to required productivity standards to ensure all customers are serviced in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Follow all required safety policies and procedures.

Requirements of the Class C+E HGV Driver:

  • Class C+E Driver (HGV)
  • Class C+E driver experience
  • Must have a valid CPC Card
  • Must have a valid Digital Tachograph Card
  • Must have a clean licence (Max 6 points, no DD/DR endorsements)
  • Verifiable references

Compensation of the Class C+E HGV Driver:

The salary for this position is £9.25 hourly(£10.25 hourly for Ltd Co.).
The night out allowance is £25 per night.

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • CPC Driver Qualification Card
  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • Licence - Category C+E
  • Overtime Available
  • Requirement to Understand Tachos

The Best Connection Employment Group Limited was formed in 1991. The company has a network of 80+ branches throughout the UK, from which specialise in the supply of temporary labour to the industrial, HGV, warehouse and distribution sectors.