HGV Class 1 Driver

Recruiter
Pentalver
Location
Cannock
Posted
21 Feb 2018
Closes
06 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

HGV Class 1 Driver

Location: Cannock

Salary: Competitive

Permanent, full time position (basic hours - 55 per week plus overtime).

Purpose of the HGV Class 1 Driver:

Ensure you arrive at your job on time, using the most efficient route with the correct information against your paperwork.

Responsibilities of the HGV Class 1 Driver:

  • Ensure you do your daily vehicle checks to make sure your vehicle is roadworthy and safe to use
  • To ensure you arrive at your job on time
  • Ensure you inform the shunt operators of any problems in good time i.e. if you’re running late
  • Ensure all paperwork is correct and physically checked against your container and seal number
  • Follow all company procedures, customer procedures and the highway code
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the customers, shunt operators, container control staff and other depots, understand requirements and communicate accurate information on time as required.
  • Maintain high standards of good housekeeping
  • Maintain health and safety standards

Requirements of the HGV Class 1 Driver:

  • Hold a current and valid Class 1 driving license (max 6 points).
  • Hold full CPC qualification
  • Ideally hold ADR License
  • Be flexible with working hours
  • Have good comprehension of written and spoken English

Benefits of becoming the HGV Class 1 Driver:

  • High earnings guarantee
  • Overtime & weekend work available
  • Additional various bonuses available
  • Paid weekly by BACS
  • Maximum tax free ‘night out’ allowance paid
  • 20 days annual leave increasing up to 28 with the length of service plus Bank Holidays
  • Life insurance
  • Stakeholder pension scheme
  • Top spec, modern luxury vehicles
  • Company uniform
  • Regular training to increase personal skillset

If you feel that you meet the above criteria of this HGV Class 1 Driver role then please apply now!