Class 2 Drivers / HGV Driver

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P7144
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2021
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + £500 Retention Bonus + Excellent Benefits
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics, Driving Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

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Class 2 Driver / HGV Driver with experience as a multi-drop delivery driver with a minimum of a Class 2 or Class 1 C + E Licence is required for a well-established organisation based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire.

 

SALARY: Competitive + £500 Retention Bonus + Excellent Benefits

RETENTION BONUS: A £500 Net one-off payment will be made after 6 months service (the company will pay the Tax and National Insurance contributions on this payment).  This payment will be made at the Management's discretion.

LOCATION: Stevenage, Hertfordshire

JOB TYPE: Full-Time and Part-Time, Permanent Jobs Available

WORKING HOURS: varying start times throughout the night from midnight onwards

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Class 2 Driver / HGV Driver with experience as a multi-drop delivery driver with a minimum of a Class C or C + E Licence and a minimum of 35 hours of Driver CPC training.

Working as a Class 2 Driver / HGV Driver your role will be to deliver the company’s products direct to the customers engaging with the customers day in, day out, and providing a great customer focus and a professional face of the business.  

As a Class 2 Driver / HGV Driver Safety you will be reporting to a Transport FLM and be responsible for ensuring the safe delivery and/or collection of all goods to/from the customers. You will also provide accurate information with a driver debrief and represent the company with your performance and actions within this customer facing role 

 

DUTIES

Your role as a Class 2 Driver / HGV Driver Safety will include:

  • Full debrief on return to site, ensuring all questions are answered and necessary paperwork is returned
  • Accurate and timely return of POD’s, that comply with standards
  • Use of B2B system on return to site, processing any adjustments correctly, liaising with Transport Administrators and the team to understand losses
  • Ensuring that you are driving/working within the working time directive guidelines
  • Work towards zero tachograph infringements with regular card downloads
  • Complete annual CPC training in liaison with FLM & Driver Assessor
  • Accurate and timely defect reporting on all vehicles. Pre and Post use circle checks in line with legal framework
  • Reporting any roadside authority checks, parking infringements, hazards, road traffic incidents/accidents in line with company procedures
  • Adopt SAFED driving techniques, working alongside management to deliver 90% on time performance
  • Presenting a professional appearance, clean and tidy; ensuring vehicles are cleaned as per site schedules
  • Being polite and courteous with all customers
  • Having a flexible approach to changes in routes/timings
  • Work with transport administrators and management to resolve complaints/issues within time frames

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • Good numeracy & literacy skills
  • Previous experience in a busy multi drop environment
  • Hold the appropriate clean driving license C (Class2) or CE (Class 1) (Must be kept up to date at all times)
  • A minimum of 35 hours of Driver CPC training is essential
  • Good Interpersonal skills and a real team player
  • Presents themselves in a professional manner; smart appearance, good time keeping, organised, polite and helpful
  • Conscientious and flexible in their approach to work
  • Customer focused

 

COMPANY BENEFITS

  • 5 weeks holiday, plus statutory holiday (pro-rated to shift pattern)
  • Pension Scheme with Life Assurance
  • Discounted products
  • Benefits for you and your family through the ‘Extra Slice’ scheme; including healthcare, gym discounts and access to hundreds of retailer discounts

 

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JOB REF: AWDO-P7144

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