HGV Driver

Job Reference: EBBRAD1
Location: Newhaven

Salary: £12.35-13.35 per hour
Higher pay rate is achieved by: Signing up to a LTD company

Contract Type: Temporary, Full time

We have an amazing opportunity for a Class 1 HGV Driver to fill a position in Newhaven. The successful candidate will possess a current and valid Class 1 HGV Licence and must have HGV Class 1 driving experience.

You will be working out of Newhaven delivering palletised goods to one of three hubs, although there is no hand ball of such you will be required to use pump truck and tail lift. The standard working day is 7pm to 4:45am, Monday to Friday.

Responsibilities of the Class 1 HGV Driver

Operate a Class 1 vehicle to local areas, making deliveries, product pick up, etc.
Perform complete pre- and post-operation inspection of the vehicle in accordance with Company policy to ensure tyre pressure, fluid levels, safety equipment, gauges, and controls are in proper working order. Report any safety issues on standard reports.
Adhering to assigned delivery schedule and following all job directives precisely Interact with dispatchers and others on a daily basis to ensure all task are carried out in a timely and professional manner and prepare to return home.
Maintain adherence to required productivity standards for the department to ensure all customers are serviced in a timely and efficient manner.

Follow all required safety policies and procedures.

Requirements of the Class 1 HGV Driver

Class 1 Driver (HGV)
Class 1 driver experience of at least 2 years for insurance purposes
Must have a clean licence
Verifiable references

Compensation of the Class 1 HGV Driver
The starting salary for this position is up to £12.35 hourly, depending on experience.

This is a temporary postilion however our client is likely to require drivers ongoing.

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Canteen
  • CPC Driver Qualification Card
  • Digi-Card Required
  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • Licence - Category C+E
  • Overtime Available

Please call Justin on 01323 887 111

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