HGV Class 2 Driver

Premier Work Support
West Sussex, UK
17 Oct 2019
27 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Premier Work Support are pleased to announce a fantastic opportunity working in partnership with Newrest- a global leader in in multi-sector catering.

We are now recruiting for class 2 Drivers on a temporary basis but will lead to permanent employment for the right candidate.

The position is based in Manor Royal and you will be responsible for delivering the meals and catering products to commercial airlines at Gatwick Airport.

We are looking for candidates that are able to provide excellent standards of service at all times to maximise client enjoyment of products and to ensure the site and it's assets are safe and secure at all times.

In order to comply with strict aviation security regulations, due to the nature of this role we will be undertaking a full five year referencing history and applying for a Basic DBS, criminal record check before starting this position. Any applicants with non-UK based referencing will require the appropriate DBS check and translation of documents and any gaps in employment must be accounted for.

Your key responsibilities will be -
- To check your vehicle prior to use at the start of your shift.
- Load and unload catering on and off the truck and aircraft in a safe and timely manner and in accordance with airport safety rules, airline requirements and company safety procedures.
- Load aircraft as per the galley plans and adhering to company policies.
- Ensure vehicle is security checked and sealed by authorised person before departing to the airport with a specified documentation.
- Drive to the aircraft adhering to DVLA, local and airport rules and or law.
- Drive on to aircraft as per your training, ensuring you do not deviate from it any point.
- Hand over to crew ensuring security paperwork is handed over to crew and the delivery note is signed.
- Return catering to the unit and ensure it is offloaded into the relevant department.
- Eusure Tacho is used for every trip.
- Any other duties as requested by your manager.

The shifts times for this position are, two early shifts, 5.30am to 2.00pm, two late shifts, 2:15pm to 10:45pm and two shifts off.

For this position you must hold a current class C1 licence,Have a minimum of Five years driving experience and have good team work skills.
Operational awareness , understanding of HACCP,COSHH, DVLA requirements and any other vehicle requirements as specified by your manager.
Ensure all specified training COSHH, HACCP, DFT DVLA and food safety standards and adhered to at all times

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