HGV Driver / Class 1

Expiring today

Recruiter
Explore Transport Ltd
Location
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Salary
Approx £40,000 per annum (dependent on hours / shift worked)
Posted
11 Jun 2021
Closes
25 Jun 2021
Ref
EXPGS623926
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

HGV Driver / Class 1

St Neots 

Approx £40,000 per annum (dependent on hours / shift worked)

Tramping Shifts available: 4 on 4 off, Monday to Friday, Tuesday to Saturday or Sunday to Thursday

 

We are growing our team of drivers and are looking for a highly motivated and qualified individual to join our team as a Class 1 HGV Driver.

 

Explore Plant and Transport Solutions is one of the fastest growing haulage and plant hire businesses in the UK, with experience in a range of industries such as construction, aerospace, rail and supply chain logistics. This job role will give you the chance to work on a series of high-profile projects up and down the UK across a variety of industries, with opportunities to further your career development by partaking in our in-house training programs.

 

Main responsibilities:

  • Maintain high industry standards of safety, health and security
  • Uphold legal compliance for road transport legislation.
  • Supervise the loading of the vehicle so that products are safely loaded and secured to minimise chances of damage.
  • Ensure that the load is correct against the customers’ orders.
  • Ensure that on arrival the delivery is safe to make and respect customer’s property; if in doubt, consult with customer and/or Transport Planner
  • Check goods off with Customers and obtain signature and print.
  • Provide excellent customer service

 

Qualifications:

  • Full UK Driving licence
  • Class 1 Licence
  • Current CPC
  • Driver Qualification Card

 

Experience:

  • Flatbed experience
  • Be able to work in an unsupervised environment
  • Flexible approach
  • Have a responsible attitude

 

Skills/Knowledge:

  • Be knowledgeable, have experience of and be comfortable with London driving
  • Would benefit from previous flat-bed experience and load security
  • A good level of understanding and comprehension of the English Language / Excellent communication skills
  • Able to work under pressure

 

In return, we offer a range of benefits including:

  • Competitive salary
  • In-house DCPC services
  • Ongoing, fully-funded training and development courses/programs
  • PPE
  • Company medical scheme
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Pension scheme

 

If you want to grow with a rapidly expanding, industry leading company within the specialist plant and transport industry, then this could be the opportunity for you!

 

This is a full time, permanent position subject to a successful probationary period.

 

Please be advised we reserve the right to close the advert early.