Class 1 Driver / Cottenham / £24,960

Gi Group
Cambridgeshire, UK
Closing date
21 Nov 2020

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Travel, Leisure & Tourism
Contract Type
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My client based in Cottenham is currently looking to recruit an experienced Class 1 Driver to join the team.

Hours of work
Monday to Friday - 40 hours a week
Roughly 5am start times
Couple of Saturdays a month also expected to be worked

Salary - £24,960 pa
Overtime is paid at time and 1/4 (£15.00ph)
Sunday overtime is paid at £24.00ph

Night out rate + meal allowance is also paid if required = £24.00

Role Summary
To carry out driving activities for the business in a safe, efficient and productive manner.

Primary Responsibilities:
* Ensuring all driving activity is carried out in a safe, compliant and efficient manner
* Taking accountability to ensure vehicle safety checks and housekeeping have been carried out before any work is undertaken
* Ensuring your PPE is worn at all times
* To manage and control safe deliveries and collections
* To work in liaison with the Transport Manager to ensure the unloading and reloading of vehicles are carried out in a timely manner and waste movements are properly recorded
* To adhere to Drivers Legal Requirements (i.e. breaks, tachographs and working time directive)
* To carry out basic vehicle maintenance and report any vehicle defects to the Transport Manager with written reports completed in the system
* To carry out any activities on behalf of the Company, when dealing with customers and other team members in a professional and polite manner and always representing the business positively
* Ensuring all delivery paperwork is completed in a timely manner
* Ensuring all collection paperwork is completed in a timely manner
* Always considering the safety of the public, customers, colleagues and yourself in any activity you undertake on behalf of the Company
* Ensuring that all loads that are carried are identified and security checked before accepting the task
* To support and help other drivers
* Carrying out any other reasonable requests from the Transport Manager or other senior managers to support the business needs

Essential Qualifications
* Educated to GCSE level (Maths + English)
* C+E Licence
* ACR Licence or Certificate (desirable, not essential)

If you think you have all required aspects listed above please apply online or call Rebekah on (phone number removed).

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