LGV/HGV CE Class 1 Driver - 5 On 2 Off

Culina Group
Market Drayton
11 Apr 2018
25 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Job Title: LGV/HGV Class 1 Drivers

Location: Market Drayton

Reporting to: Transport Manager

Do you want to work for an award winning, successful Company?

Then look no further - Culina Group, Motor Transport Award winner 2014 is now recruiting.

Culina Group a well established leader in the logistics market is recruiting for a LGV/HGV Class 1 Driver on a permanent basis at our Market Drayton depot.

The role holder will be responsible for but not limited to the following:

- Reporting to the Transport Coordinator at the start of shift.
- Adhering to signing in and out procedure and ensuring correct and thorough completion of paperwork.
- Observing and adhering to company rules and procedures, including all aspects of Health, Safety and Hygiene.
- Maintaining a good working knowledge of operations within the transport department.
- Maintaining a high standard of behaviour and appearance.
- Effectively managing own working time in line with the Road Transport Directive.
- Adhering to tachograph rules and regulations at all times.
- Ensuring daily vehicle checks are completed in line with company procedure.
- Unit and trailer including temperature checks.
- Making deliveries to customers' premises, acting in a professional manner at all times.
- Immediately reporting any problems regarding delivery arrival times, delays or discrepancies with loads.
- Ensuring Proof of Deliveries (PODs) are signed and returned to the Transport Office after delivery.
- Exchanging pallets on a one for one basis or complete a PEN (Pallet Exchange Form).
- Ensuring regular communication with the Transport Office.
- Observing and adhering to site procedures at each delivery point.
- Ensuring correct completion of a defect report as and when required.
- Any other duties as reasonably required.

Competence Requirements:

- Possession of LGV Class 1 Licence.
- Excellent attention to detail.
- Ability to work without direct supervision.
- Adaptable and methodical approach to work/ training.
- Conscientious and reliable.
- Professional and approachable.
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure.
- Effectively prioritise work load in order to meet set deadlines.
- Able to work using own initiative or as part of a team.
- Knowledge of Road Transport Directive and current drivers' hours.

Shift: 5 on 2 off

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