HGV / LGV Class 2 Driver - Solihull

Recruiter
Shred It
Location
Dickens Heath
Posted
09 Sep 2017
Closes
15 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

JOB TITLE: HGV Driver - LGV Delivery Driving - Class 2, Cat C or C+E Licence

SALARY: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits

LOCATION: Birmingham, Solihull, West Midlands

TYPE: Permanent

DETAILS:

LGV / HGV Driver with excellent customer service skills and a Class 2, Cat C or C+E driving licence required for a Global Company based in Solihull, West Midlands.

WORKING HOURS: 4 Days per Week on and 3 Days per Week off, Monday to Saturday, 10 Hour Shifts (40 Hours per Week). Anything over 40 hours will be overtime but not guaranteed

** Newly Qualified HGV Drivers Considered with Full CPC and Digital Tachograph Card **

** 7.5 Tonne Drivers Considered with Full CPC and Digital Tachograph Card **

** Solihull, West Midlands Area **

PLEASE NOTE: Candidates must be able to commute daily to the Depot based in Solihull, West Midlands to pick up and drop off your vehicle.

KEY REQUIREMENTS: Candidates MUST have a Class 2, Cat C or C+E Driving Licence. You must also an up to date CPC and Digital Tachograph Card

CUSTOMER SERVICE SKILLS: Candidates must have excellent customer service skills with a focus on providing a first class customer experience. You will be dealing with large blue chip companies so any experience providing delivery, transport and logistics services to these types of companies would be highly desirable.

IMPORTANT: This job involves HEAVY LIFTING and is quite physical.

JOB OVERVIEW

We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced or newly qualified Class 2 LGV / HGV Driver that has excellent customer service skills with the ability to provide a first class transport and logistic service to SME businesses and large blue chip companies within Solihull and Birmingham, West Midlands.

Working as the Class 2 LGV / HGV Driver you will drive your truck to businesses within your designated area, where you will make pre-arranged collections on a regular basis.

As the Class 2 LGV / HGV Driver you will represent the Company at their client’s place of business where you are literally the face of the Company, so providing a an excellent customer experience is a must. From arrival through to departure, your performance must be first class and undertaken with complete regard for confidentiality.

APPLY TODAY

This is an excellent job for someone that enjoys driving and interacting with people in a professional capacity. If this sounds like the ideal job for you please send in your CV today for our Recruitment Team to review.

DUTIES

Class 2 LGV / HGV Driver duties and responsibilities:

  • Complete a conscientious circle-check of your assigned vehicle every morning and evening correcting any minor defects and highlighting serious defects to your Team Lead / Manager
  • Ensure that you have your full client list for the day before leaving the site
  • Ensure you are parked in the correct designated area or in a safe place whilst on the customers
  • Notify your point of contact of your presence once on the customer’s premises
  • Before leaving the site provide the customer with the required paperwork

REQUIREMENTS

  • You must possess a Class 2, Cat C or C+E Driving Licence and have an up to date Digital Tachograph Card
  • Be physically active due to the nature of the role and have the ability to lift multiple bags weighing up to 100 pounds (45kgs) each
  • Have excellent customer service skills
  • Have a positive attitude and a professional manner
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must have a CPC Qualification
  • Candidates will be required to be CRB / DBS checked, if not already in possession, which the client will arrange

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