Class 2 Relief HGV Driver

Recruiter
Parker Building Supplies
Location
Kent
Salary
Per annum
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Expires
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Class 2 Relief HGV Driver

We have a vacancy for a full time Class 2 Relief HGV Driver. You will be required to work as a Relief Driver for our branches in Sussex and Kent, covering for staff holidays and sickness. It will be discussed at interview which branches you will be covering. During quieter periods, you will be expected to work in the yard at your local branch

What you will be responsible for:

Ensuring the delivery of products to our customers. Working a 45-hour basic week, standard working hours are Monday to Friday 7.30am - 5.30pm with 1 hour for lunch and Saturday mornings 8am - 12.30pm on a rota basis as required (paid at overtime rate)

As a Class 2 Relief HGV Driver, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Delivering goods to customers
  • Assisting yard staff
  • Serving customers in the yard
  • Keeping vehicle clean and tidy

Who we are looking for:

The ideal Class 2 Relief HGV Driver will be self-motivated, have a friendly and outgoing nature, have the ability to work independently and within a team.

The successful applicant would ideally have experience with building materials and with remote controlled lorry mounted crane offloading, but full Health and Safety training will be given. A fork lift licence would also be preferable.

The applicant should also be familiar with multi-drop local delivery schedules and have a clean current driving licence. The applicant must have all the relevant certification and provide copies in advance. Applicants must also possess a positive customer service and 'can do' attitude.

What you will receive:

You will receive company transport, this will be available for private use

In return, we offer an excellent benefit package including the following: a highly competitive rate of pay, a monthly bonus scheme, annual profit related pay, pension, discounted staff purchasing, WPA healthcare, long service benefits and uniform

Parker Building Supplies are an accredited investor in people, we offer multiple skills training allowing you to perform in a variety of roles to develop your career in merchanting and customer service