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HGV Class 1 Driver

  • Location: Didcot
  • Salary: £12 - £16 per hour
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 03/07/2019


Pertemps are currently recruiting for a HGV Class 1 driver for a company in Didcot on a temporary to permanent basis.
The working hours for this HGV Class 1 requirement are starting between 03:00am and 04:00am each day. You will be working between Monday to Friday with occasional weekend shift available (optional)
The rate of pay for this HGV Class 1 position is £12.00 per hour.

Duties and Responsibilities:

- Carry out vehicle / trailer inspections and report any defects.
- Manual Handling
- Work well in a team environment
- Carry out work in a safe manner
- Processing paperwork efficiently
- Operating IT-systems as required
- Working within a physically demanding environment
- Operating Mechanical Handling Equipment
- Transportation and delivery of temperature controlled products
- Complying with local legislative requirements & company policies and procedures
- Follow customer specific procedures.
- Maintain regular contact with the Transport team.
- Report any discrepancies on collections or deliveries from paperwork or reported by customers.
- Report any excesses, shortages or damage to supervisor in a timely manner
- Secure loads effectively and ensure loads are within the weight limits

To apply for this position you must:

- Hold HGV Class 1 (C+E) Licence, Digital Tachograph and Driver Qualification card (CPC).
- Comply with the Working Time Directive and Drivers hours regulations.
- You will need to have a driving assessment prior to starting and will also need to carry out an induction where you will be driving with a full time driver.
- You will be required to complete security vetting prior to the start of the assignment which will require a full five year address history, a full checkable five year employment history, with any gaps fully accounted for and criminal record check.

For more information on this HGV Class 1 vacancy and to apply please submit your CV or call Pertemps in Didcot.


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