Class II Driver
- Location: Milton Keynes
- Salary: £9.95 - £13 per hour
- Job Type: Temporary
- Date Posted: 01/11/2019
Location: Ridgmont, Bedford
Routes: Start times between 5am-8am, Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week minimum
Pay Rate: £13 per hour for LTD drivers; £9.95 per hour for PAYE drivers
Our client is a multi-national logistics company offering supply chain solutions to the retail industry. On their behalf, we are looking to recruit multi-drop Class II rigid 18t truck drivers to join their on-site team for Monday to Friday day time routes. Based out of their Ridgmont site on the border of Bedford and Milton Keynes.
You will be providing a professional and efficient service in accordance with relevant legislation, transporting and delivering white goods to the customer's sites. Your vehicle will be pre-loaded and you unload the product upon arrival with the aid of a tail lift and sack-barrow.
You will have responsibility for:
12-14 drops per day of white goods; some collections
Unloading and occasional loading of returned white goods
Some routes in and around London
Operating and being accountable for the handheld device used daily to record fuel, deliveries times and delivery notes
Carrying out a daily check on the vehicle, equipment and load for which you have responsibility and reporting any defects
Ensuring that the vehicle weights are legally compliant
Familiarisation of routes to scheduled collection and delivery sites
Adherence to government regulations/legislations, including Working Time Directive and Drivers Hours
Weekly providing of the DVLA share-code
Forging and maintaining an excellent relationship with the client and their customers
Being aware of the high value of the load you are moving
Ensuring the load is securely strapped on the vehicle
Escalation of any discrepancies in goods/paperwork to the Transport team for further instructions
Reporting any incidents, accidents or non-conformances to the Transport team immediately they occur and also on return to site via the completion of incident report form
Maintaining vehicle cleanliness
Maintaining a smart, professional appearance at all times when representing the company
Ensuring all scheduled deliveries are completed on a daily basis
Along with a passion for customer service, you will need to have:
Valid Class II driving licence, category C, held for a minimum of two years with commercial driving experience
Full CPC training and card
Digital Tacho Card
Working knowledge of digital tachos, WTD and Drivers Hours legislation
Good communication skills with a strong customer focus
No more than 6 points on your licence
No DD, DR, IN or CU endorsements
Must be 23 years old and over
£13 per hour (LTD)
£9.95 per hour (PAYE)
Working as part of a friendly team on their Marston Gate site on the outskirts of Milton Keynes, the 18t Driver opportunity is available immediately on a 16 week temporary to permanent basis. The package includes the renewal of your CPC Training once it expires.
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 the role.
Please note that this position is offered through the Pertemps On-site team. Do not call the local Pertemps branch in order to apply.