LGV C1, Faringdon

Posted By:Didcot Branch
Telephone:01235 819190

Job Summary

Reference: 158100595
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Faringdon
Salary: 18700 per annum
Date Posted: 11/23/2016

Job Description

Pertemps are actively seeking an experienced LGV C1 Driver (7.5t)
Our client is looking for a confident delivery driver with a proven track record of successful employment in the logistics sector.

This is an opportunity that doesn't arise often to work for An award-winning, family-owned business since 1942, our client is one of Europe's largest timber distributors and one of the world's great innovators in timber. They lead the industry in its diverse product range, cutting-edge innovation and strong environmental credentials.

Working with the Depot Manager you will be responsible for the day to day delivery of products to customers on the behalf of the Distribution Centre. You will be responsible for ensuring that loads are delivered accurately, without damage and on time. You will ensure that delivery routes reflect the most economic use of the vehicle whilst meeting customer delivery requirements. Driving should minimise wear and tear on the vehicles and maximise fuel usage. All activities must be managed within Health and safety, environmental and quality requirements. Compliance to DVSA requirements is essential.
Knowledge and experience (Person Specification):
o LGV C1 licence (7.5 tonne)
o Clean driving licence
o Self motivated and capable of working un-supervised
o Good communication skills
o Must have Driver CPC card
Must have a digital tachograpgh card
o Highly motivated.
o Organised with the ability to plan routes and prioritise effectively.
o Knowledge of health & safety regulations.

Hours of work may vary down to customer requirements day by day, however start times are usually around 05:30am. You working week will be based on an average of 45 hours per week our the calendar year.
There will be no night out requirements with this job role.

This is a temporary to permanent position for the successful candidate. Starting salary once on a permanent contract with our client is 18'700 PA + Overtime

For more information and to apply, please submit an up to date CV including a telephone number for contact.