Class 2 HIAB Driver

10 May 2019
22 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
p.sg_paragrph {font-size: 12px;} Innovative? Customer Focused? Agile? Open and Engaging? Entrepreneurial? - The key attitudes and way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Class 2 HIAB Driver opportunity based from our Bradford branch. The working hours are from Monday to Friday.

This role is working with Glassolutions where you will carry out deliveries of glass products, assist in loading and unloading of vehicles and to be an important face of the company to customers. You will ensure goods are delivered safely, in first class condition, completing all necessary compliance paperwork and above all, leaving everyone you meet with a really positive impression of you and of Glassolutions.

In the role as a Class 2 HIAB Driver you will;

  • Carry out driving, delivery and loading duties in a safe and responsible manner, within the law and in the most efficient way, enabling maximum vehicle utilization.
  • Complete daily vehicle checks, reporting any defects that require urgent attention.
  • Check and sign off load prior to setting off, to ensure the load is complete and safe as well as reporting any breakages or delivery problems in a timely manner.
  • Ensure delivery notes are signed by customers and returned to office, as well as any cash/ cheques /receipts/drivers report forms.
  • Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures.
  • Adhere to Tachograph legislation and Working Time Directives.
  • Help and assist customers, performing duties with a pleasant and helpful manner, being aware at all times that you are representing the company and behaving accordingly.
  • Support Operatives with factory duties, when not driving.
What kind of person are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you?

In order to be successful in this role, you must have;

  • Minimum Class 2 licence. Ideally have LGV driving experience. Forklift truck, moffet and crane licenses is preferable.
  • Hold a current Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC).
  • HIAB test passed and experience.
  • Glass loading and delivery experience ideal. Experience of interacting with customers is important.
  • Customer focus, teamwork, building effective working relationships, communication and listening.

Who are Saint-Gobain?

Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first - the production of glass on an industrial scale we have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employs 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of our well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.

You are applying to work with Glassolutions this is one of 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to 'Create great living places and improve people's daily life'. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.

Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.
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