HGV 2 Drivers


  • £9 - £11 per hour
  • Posted: 31/08/2017
  • Bedford MK43 0UL Bedford
  • Job Ref: 405101421
  • Permanent

Job Details

Our client has taken on a new contract and requires 18t Rigid Drivers to work from their depot in Marston Gate, Ridgmont. The shifts are Monday to Friday, early starts.

Your duties will include:

12-15 drops per day
Operating and being accountable for the handheld device used daily to record fuel, deliveries times and delivery notes
Being responsible for driving 18t vehicles to client locations
Having your digicard checked daily
Providing the DVLA code every Monday for your licence to be checked
Good customer service
Reporting any defects on your vehicle, checking before and after your shift
Keeping your vehicle tidy
Adhering to Health and Safety regulations
Being aware of the high value of the load you are moving
Occasional delivery/collection after your route has finished to assist Transport

In order to comply with our client's insurance, you will need the following:

Valid HGV II licence (Class II / 18t)
Must be 21 years old and over
No DD, DR or CU endorsements
Minimum 2 years recent experience in the UK
CPC card
Digicard

The hourly pay rate is £9 per hour for the first twelve weeks and increases to £9.42 thereafter. A minimum of 8 hours per day is paid.

There are temporary to permanent opportunities available.