Class 1 Driver

WH Bence
Bristol, UK
17 Oct 2019
25 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
WH Bence are looking for a Class 1 Driver to join their team in Bristol.

Job Title: Class 1 Driver

Salary: Competitive
Location: Yate, Bristol
Job Type: Full-time, permanent role with a 3 month trial period.

Due to increasing workload, we are looking for an experienced HGV Driver with good DIY skills to join our established team. Duties will be varied and will include the moving of high value specialist trailers and vehicles.

Class 1 Driver - Who are we?

W H Bence has been in business for over 30 years as specialist coachbuilders. Contracts include the manufacture and conversion of vehicles for the emergency services, command & control vehicles, hospitality trailers, racing trailers and mobile medical units. Bence also provides full after sales back-up servicing and transportation.

Class 1 Driver - Our People:

We're proud to be powered by our people -they're what make us leaders in our field. A family owned business; we have a vibrant mix of colleagues spanning 2 sites in Yate. From drivers, engineers, coachbuilders, carpenters, electricians, paint sprayers and a lot more to boot! Working together as one team is vital.

Class 1 Driver - A bit about the role:

First and foremost you will be an accomplished, well experienced class 1 driver. You will also need good DIY skills. There is a certain amount of building up our units once delivered to site.

Monday - Friday 08:00 to 16:30 is the basic working week however there will be some weekend work, some nights out and some abnormal loads, predominantly within the UK although you may also be required to drive in Europe from time to time. If you like variety you will love this role!

Class 1 Driver - Day to Day:

- Ensuring all aspects of safety are adhered to at all times

- Driving defensively and fuel efficiently at all times

- Ensuring all delivery and collections are performed to the highest quality

- Providing accurate paperwork relevant to jobs allocated

- Providing an exceptional standard of service to our customers

- Flexible attitude to jobs allocated

Class 1 Driver - What will make you a great fit for this role?

- Category C+E driving licence (Class 1)

- Valid Digi card

- Valid DCPC card

- Minimum 2 years class 1 driving experience on UK roads

- No more than 6 penalty points. Separate codes. e.g. NOT 2 x SP30

- No driving convictions

- An understanding of the law relating to drivers hours regulations and tachograph

- Must be able to pass random Drug & Alcohol tests

- Comfortable with nights out in Cab

- Preferable Qualities

- Clean driving licence

- Great communication and organisational skills

- Flexible attitude to jobs allocated.

Class 1 Driver - Benefits:

- Very attractive salary package

- 20 days holiday + bank holidays

- Free CPC training

- Training as required

- Much more...

To submit your CV for this excellent opportunity, press 'Apply' today!

Successful applicants will be invited to an interview where the detail behind the headlines will be made clear. Following a successful interview a driving assessment will take place and a Job offer considered.


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