Class 2 LGV Driver

Location
Gateshead
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Jul 2018
Closes
14 Aug 2018
Ref
OR/M/LGSC2
Contact
Orange Recruitment
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Class 2 LGV Driver
Gateshead, NE11 0NJ

OTE - £21500

Our client is part of the Headlam Flooring Distribution Group which is the country's leading distributor of floor covering in the UK. Customers are independent retailers and contractors located throughout the country on established sales areas.

They currently have a vacancy for a Class 2 Multi Drop Driver

Class 2 LGV Driver Work Location:

  • Unit D12, Eleventh Avenue North, Team Valley Trading Estate, Gateshead, NE11 0NJ
  • Delivering to NW England, NE England, Scotland, Scottish Borders and Nothumberland.

On Offer:

  • Monday to Friday 06:00 to finish
  • SALARY £19900
  • NO WEEKEND OR BANK HOLIDAY WORK
  • Up to 6 weeks holiday plus statutory Bank Holidays
  • Christmas Shutdown
  • Sick pay scheme (after qualifying period)
  • Pension scheme (up to 11% of earning contributed by the company, after qualifying period)
  • Work wear provided
  • Regular route

Class 2 LGV Driver Applicants should have:

  • Driver Qualification Card (CPC)
  • Full driving licence with Class 2 entitlement
  • Digital tachograph card
  • A good working knowledge of the Working Time Directive and tachograph regulations
  • Good previous driving record and Class 2 multi drop experience.
  • A positive attitude to customer service.
  • A disciplined approach that will allow them to work unsupervised.

Class 2 LGV Driver Job Included:

  • Loading and unloading a variety of flooring products
    - Some manual handling - drivers aids also provided
  • Collecting cardboard tubes for recycling - significant bonus earning opportunity
  • Driving responsibly - adhering to all traffic laws
  • Daily vehicle inspections
  • Weekly vehicle wash

Knowledge of floor covering is not essential but would be an advantage.

To apply please submit your CV online with a covering note telling us why you should be considered for this role

Closing date for applications Monday 23rd July 2018