Class I C+E Driver Job In Bedford

Class I C+E Driver


  • £12.00 - £14.00 per hour
  • Posted: 11/10/2018
  • Bedford
  • Job Ref: 257100073
  • Temporary

Job Details

The opportunity has arisen for a Class I C+E Driver to work for our busy logistics client with sites on the Marston Gate Industrial Estate, in Ridgmont Milton Keynes, and on the Grange Park Estate in Northampton. You will be representing the company whilst executing trunking and multi-drop duties.

Your key responsibilities will be to transport and deliver white goods across the country to manufacturing plants or retail and distribution centres, inspecting vehicles for mechanical and safety issues before and after your route and informing the Transport team of preventative maintenance required.

The shift pattern is five days out of seven, with generally early morning starts. Some afternoon starts can be accommodated from Grange Park if required.

Scope and Purpose of the Role
Safely transporting goods in a timely manner at the request of Transport whilst complying with all site procedures and highway regulations.
Key Duties and Accountabilities
Carry out vehicle and trailer safety checks prior to commencement of driving to comply with procedures. Report any defects. Repeat the process at the end of shift.
Ensure vehicle load is safe, secured and correctly positioned
Driving Class I C+E artic vehicles
Accurately check and accept load documentation and delivery paperwork
Check-in any returned goods and ensure paperwork is fully completed and accurate
Maintain communication at all times with the Transport team
Maintain vehicle cleanliness, using all equipment as specified in operating procedures
Operate vehicle, ensuring driver actions do not endanger self or others
Comply with safe working practices at all times
Undertake any reasonable job instruction to support the Transport team
Driving rigid Class II C vehicles for multi-drop when required
Provide the share-DVLA code to Transport every Monday for drivers licence checks

Behavioural Competencies
Self-motivated individual
Dedicated, flexible and reliable
Excellent attendance record
Excellent customer relations
Technical Requirements
In order to comply with our client's insurance, you will need the following:

Valid Class I C+E licence
Must be 21 years old and over
No DD, DR or CU endorsements
Maximum 6 endorsement points
Minimum 2 years recent Class I C+E driving experience in the UK

The pay rate for PAYE is £12 per hour. LTD is £14 per hour. £18 per hour at weekends.

You need your own transport to access the site as public transport is very limited.

Please call Wendy on 07484 513841 to discuss this opportunity and apply for this role.

Please note that this position is available through the On-site team. Do not call the local Pertemps branches in order to apply.