Class 2 Driver - Leigh

£19767 per annum
30 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
AAJ-11366 9
Contract Type
Full Time
An opportunity is available for a C (Class 2 Driver) to join an award winning company with bathroom and tiles showrooms throughout the UK, in addition to a thriving online operation via its websites. Based in Leigh, Wigan, the successful Class 2 Driver will work on a 4 days on, 4 days off rota earning a salary of £19,767.25.

The successful Driver will deliver the highest levels of customer satisfaction and FTS whilst operating within a safe working environment and adopting best practices and legal compliance. Reporting to the Transport Supervisor, your core duties and responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:
  • Driving Category C vehicles safely, legally and efficiently as required
  • To comply with all drivers hours and Road Transport Directive legislation
  • Comply with the mobile workers working time directive legislation
  • To load and unload vehicle and maintain safety and security of load at all times
  • Carry out all necessary checks to ensure vehicle is safe and legal
  • To act as company ambassador when dealing with customers
  • To complete all paperwork promptly and accurately as required
  • To plan and adapt routes as necessary and feedback to traffic office on any issues
  • To operate all vehicle systems including Tail-lift
  • Maximise first time success and ensure minimum damage
  • Check all products are loaded and secured to minimise damage
  • Report any load discrepancies immediately
  • Keep company vehicles clean and tidy at all times
To be considered for the Class 2 Driver position you must hold and have minimum entitlement to drive category C vehicles as well as hold or have a willingness to work towards gaining driver CPC qualification. In addition, you must possess the following key skills and experience:
  • Excellent attendance and time keeping
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Great team player
  • Experienced in all aspects of driving LGVs - Driving Goods Vehicle NVQ preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of driver’s hour’s legislation, tachograph procedures and other legal obligations
  • Demonstrable route planning and map reading ability
  • A good level of general fitness and stamina
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Common sense and a responsible attitude
  • Polite attitude towards other road users
  • Awareness of health and safety issues
  • Basic numeracy and literacy skills
If you are interested in the Class 2 Driver vacancy, please apply with a CV and covering letter explaining why you believe you are suitable for the position.