Driver Class 1

High Wycombe
30000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual
13 Jun 2019
11 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Driver Class 1
GEODIS - We currently have vacancies for Class 1 Drivers, if you have international experience this would be advantageous.
Geographical area of responsibility: International / Europe
UK, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany & Italy
50 hours per week, overtime above 50 hours
Meals, nights out allowances
ADR 7 Licence - We will train you for this
Key Activities / Accountabilities
* Vehicle checks
* Assistance with loading/securing of goods
* Checking of paperwork before departure
* Timekeeping as per schedule
* Ensure vehicle health and safety compliance
* Hazardous goods carried with appropriate licence, training and equipment
* Ensure legal compliance with department manager
* Report all damages and discrepancies to Line Manager
* Adhere to group security rules at all times
* Drive vehicle in a safe and responsible manner ensuring maximisation of fuel consumption
* Keep all work records up to date with all required information
* Report all vehicle defects immediately and complete necessary documentation
Essential Education and/ or Training
* Class 1 driving licence as applicable
ADR 7 Licence - If not GEODIS will train you.
* Driver CPC (full hours)
Preferred Experience and Knowledge
* Minimum 2 year HGV driving experience
* Experience of securing loads
Required Behavioural Competencies
* Reliable and trustworthy
* Takes ownership and responsibility for own actions and decisions
* Self motivated and keen to succeed
* Motivated to succeed individually and as part of a team