Apply for job
HGV Driver - Class 1
Darwen, Lancashire
Salary: £25000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Overnight stay uplift, Weekend upift
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date:
Job Reference: BBBH23015
Added: 07 Apr 2021
Job Description
HGV Driver Class 1
Salary £25,000 - £31,000 DOE
£200 Extra Weekend Work Pay
Overnight Stay Uplift

DARWEN

Hours of Work - as per the Road Transport Directive Agreement.

We currently have a great opportunity for an experienced HGV Driver. The key objective of this role is to undertake nationwide deliveries and unloading to different customers across the UK whilst providing the customer a positive experience.

The key responsibilities for the position are:

* Be responsible for effecting an efficient and satisfactory multi-drop delivery and unloading service to customers
of the Company.
* Ensuring efficient delivery and unloading of materials to customers whilst maintaining the valued reputation of
the company.
* Working flexibly to ensure operational targets are achieved
* Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered good
* Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order (in line
with ADR).
* Manoeuvre trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that
vehicle and loading equipment (e.g. Manitou/FLT) are properly positioned.
* Collect delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.

The ideal candidate will have:

* Experience working in a transport / delivery role
* Experience of demountable bodies/boxes
* Good communication skills, verbal and written
* Experience with heavy lifting and manual handling
* Excellent customer service
* Knowledge of UK Driving standards, VOSA and company
standards.
* Up to date CPC Training
* Must have a full UK Driving Licence (HGV1)
* Prepared to spend nights away each week

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.
Related Jobs
Register with us and we’ll help you to find your ideal job
Part of the Synergie Group