HGV I DRIVER (C+E LGV Driver) / FLT DRIVER

Location
Louth
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Ref
1241R2R
Contact
Lydia Norton
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

HGV I DRIVER (C+E LGV Driver) / FLT DRIVER

LOUTH

Days 6 am – 6 pm (flexible within these hours)

We are seeking a Class I driver to work for one of the county's largest, independently owned producers of prime and recycled polymers. Mainly working between the local sites (shunting) you will be flexible to meet external trips as required. A current fork lift truck licence is required as part of the duties will include loading and unloading of vehicles. This is an opportunity that would suit a newly qualified LGV driver, looking to gain experience, or perhaps someone who no longer wants the stress of long distance trunking.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure vehicles are driven in a safe, lawful and efficient manner
  • Carry out daily checks of vehicle and loads
  • To deliver product to external warehouses for storage and collect and returning product as directed
  • Carry out UK deliveries and collections as required
  • To load and unload vehicles as directed in a safe, effective and timely manner, ensuring material is stored appropriately
  • Carry out all duties with strict adherence to the Company's Health and Safety Policy, reporting any discrepancies to the Logistics Manager
  • To undertake recording of information ensuring accurate and meaningful records are created
  • To carry out housekeeping as necessary, in order to keep the areas in which you and the Logistics Team operate safe, clean and tidy

Personal Specification:

  • Ability to perform physical requirements of the job
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime as required
  • Good written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to communicate effectively and professionally with customers and fellow workers
  • A team player, yet capable of working on own initiative
  • Category C+E LGV Licence, valid Digital Tachograph Card, valid CPC qualification
  • FLT licence (counterbalance)
  • C grade in Maths and English Language at GCSE or equivalent

Key Words: HGV, Class 1, FLT, Fork Lift, Driver, Louth, Cleethorpes, Grimsby, Horncastle