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HGV 1 DRIVER

  • Location: Hatfield
  • Salary: £13.00 - £17.50 per hour
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 01/11/2019

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Class 1 drivers are currently required for one of UK's largest fashion retailers for motivated individuals to join their team. Our client has just moved to a brand new site in Welham Green, which is one of the largest in their network!
As a HGV 1 driver, your key responsibilities are collection and delivery of general merchandise goods (clothing and textiles), using a commercial motor vehicle meeting company, customer and legislative requirements. Most of the merchandise is on clothes rails, cages or pallets. You will be delivering to either a superstore or other depots.
Please note average drops on store deliveries is 2 per day.

Key accountabilities:
o To follow customer specific procedures
o To report any defect as soon as reasonably practicable using the defect reporting procedures
o To work according to the Safe Systems Of Work (SSOW) at all times and follow manual handling instructions
o To tip and reload trailers at stores
o To ensure all work is completed accurately, efficiently as set out in the company polices, processes and procedures.
o Secure loads effectively and ensure loads are within the weight limit

Skills/Experiences:

o Valid C + E Driver's Licence (Maximum 6 points, no drink driving or mobile phone convictions)
o Ability and Flexibility to work shifts
o 6 months previous experience of driving LGV vehicles
o You will be required to pass a driving assessment which also includes a Highway Code and Theory test
o Knowledge of geographical area
o Ability to follow work procedures and safety rules
o Ability to read, understand and follow directions/instructions
o Good numerical and literacy skills
o Ability to move product which may require bending, stretching, stooping, stepping, reaching and/or lifting, in line with Health & Safety regulations

Working Hours:

Various start times are available from 02:30 to 23:00 throughout the day, Monday to Sunday. Guaranteed minimum of 8 hours pay per shift!

Site Facilities:

oCanteen - Vending machines, hot drinks, fridge for lunch storage
oCar parking facilities

PAYE Benefits:
oHoliday Pay
oPension
oPermanent job offer for the right candidate

If you feel this position is for you then please apply today for immediate response!
 

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