Class 1 & Class 2 Readymix Driver - Warwickshire

Sutton Coldfield
25960.00 - 28456.00 GBP Annual
26 Nov 2017
22 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
PERMANENT ROLE - 48 hours Guaranteed* - Monday to Friday - Starting between 04.00 - 06.00hrs

Covering the county, you will support the business covering sickness and holiday, we provide them with a small Corsa van to get to the different depots and you will need to be flexible about staying out - GBP25.00 for each night out.

With OTE salary of GBP28,456 for Class 1 Ready-mix Drivers & GBP25,960 for Class 2 Ready-Mix Drivers

48 hours Guaranteed* , average week is normally 50 - 55 hours

We are looking for people who possess a passion for driving, delivering fantastic customer service and have the desire to go the extra mile.

In this role you will be working on one of our prestigious contracts delivering ready-mix material. You will always strive to exceed customer expectations building an innovative, effective and respected relationship.

Key Responsibilities:

The Concrete Mixers are Volvo Trident or Mercedes, 8 leggers with an 8 metre British McPhee drum, 250 litre water tank and are Gold FORS spec. We want drivers that will look after their own vehicle and take pride in its appearance. All cleaning equipment and training will be provided in the 3-week induction process.

Minimum 48 hours per week* contract with opportunities to work up to 55 hours.

Some Saturday working will be required whereby a minimum of 8 hours will be paid.

Nights out will be required at the rate of GBP25 per night allowance.

Sundays and Bank Holidays at time and a half

What we expect from our drivers:

* Concrete Mixer truck to be operated efficiently
* Vehicle to be kept clean and presentable
* Driver uniform and PPE to be worn
* Complete relevant paperwork
* Drum to be kept clean and free from build up
* Keep up the high standards of our customer

What we give you:

* Guaranteed 48-hour contract*
* New mixer truck
* Paid in-depth induction & training programme
* Full uniform and PPE
* Mineral Products Qualification and SUDs courses (Registered for DCPC) paid for
* Company benefits
* Performance bonus scheme

*Currently guaranteed 40-hour contract rising to 48hrs from the 8th January 2018

As part of the company incentive scheme you could also receive:

* GBP250 after 3 months of working for us and a further GBP250 after 6 months
* GBP500 for recommending a driver friend, and your friend also gets GBP250
* GBP300 per annum for zero days unauthorised absence
* GBP150 per annum for 1 days unauthorised absence
* GBP200 per annum for no accidents

Experience & Qualifications

* You must hold a Class 1 or 2 licence
* Current DCPC & Digital Tachograph card
* Be enthusiastic, reliable and customer focused, with the ability to maintain positive internal and external customer relationships
* Be punctual, have good communication skills and work ethic
* Good geographical knowledge is beneficial
* Be willing to learn new skills

We really value our people and offer a friendly working environment, a focus on developing your skills and a competitive salary. Benefits include access to a company pension scheme with employer contributions and other optional schemes you may wish to join.

These are just some of the reasons which make us a great place to work!

If you feel that you have what it takes to support us in delivering the best service, we would love to hear from you.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency