HGV/ADR Driver

Droitwich, Worcestershire
Salary dependent on experience
05 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

An excellent opportunity within Utilities, Oil & Environmental services with a leading industry and environmental service provider

Our client, The Adler and Allan Group provide a range of professional services to a wide range of clients throughout the UK and Ireland. 

Their services consist of electrical, civils, spillage response, disaster relief, fuel and tank installation, fuel distribution, waste management plus a range of complementary services that includes tank cleaning, pollution prevention and emergency fuel deliveries. They have highly trained teams, specialist equipment and vehicles located within their strategically important network of depots and treatment plants and are one of the UK’s leading oil and environmental service providers.

They are now seeking to recruit a qualified and experienced HGV/ADR Driver. 

Operating from their division in the midlands and further across the UK, this is an opportunity for a HGV/ADR Driver to join a professional and well-established team, which may lead to on-going opportunities within the company.

The successful candidate will hold HGV category C driving licence and ADR, be fully experienced in operating rigid HGV’s. In addition, possessing Tank and HPW cleaning experience would be a distinct advantage
Applicants would ideally possess up to 35 hours Driver CPC training. The Company will assist suitable applicants with achieving Driver CPC. Possessing class C+E will also be a distinct advantage. 

In addition, the postholder will be required to perform the duties of an Operator when not driving to include cleaning using HPWJ, general labouring and any other duties assigned by supervision and for which the individual is capable of undertaking. 

Other key tasks associated with HGV/ADR Driver role are:
• Responsibility for ensuring all vehicle checks are undertaken and reporting any defects to supervision as soon as identified. 
• Compliance with tachograph regulations and reporting in the required manner. 
• Ensuring all ADR vehicles display appropriate placards during transportation and any time stationary. The postholder holds full responsibility for ensuring they are in possession of the correct written instruction document referring to the materials being transported. (TREM card).
• Ensuring all uplifting and offloading of product and materials is undertaken in the correct and compliant manner with high regard for health and safety and correct working practices. In addition, the postholder will be required to participate in the cleaning of the tanker barrel, adhering to safe working practices and ensuring correct PPE worn for this task. 
• Responsibility for ensuring the security of all Company vehicles and equipment.
• Works to be carried out in accordance with health and safety to include provided RAMS documentation.
• Liaison with customers on site to discuss on-going works and further services of the Company. 
• Completion of all works paperwork and submission in a timely manner to divisional supervision. 
• Liaison with supervision regarding all works and recommending improvements of possible opportunities.
• Any other duties for which the postholder is qualified for and capable of undertaking

The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate a flexible approach; excellent knowledge and experience of similar works, be team focused and possess good customer facing skills. 

Training will be given where necessary; however we are looking to recruit self-motivated reliable individuals, with proven existing skills and a willingness to be flexible and deliver a professional and safe service to customers. 

HGV/ADR Driver Job Reference Number: OLR11766

If you feel you have the skills, personality and experience that fit the criteria for this role, please apply through Online Resourcing Ltd by clicking on the link below and completing the short application procedure.