HGV 7.5

Job Description

HGV 7.5 Drivers required for a Derbyshire based client.

• Operate a 7.5-tonne HGV for multidrop deliveries to various locations within the designated route.
• Load and unload goods safely and efficiently, ensuring proper handling and securement.
• Plan and organize routes to maximize efficiency, considering traffic conditions and delivery schedules.
• Conduct pre-trip and post-trip vehicle inspections, reporting any maintenance issues promptly.
• Follow all traffic laws, regulations, and company policies to ensure safe and legal driving practices.
• Maintain accurate records of deliveries, mileage, and hours worked.
• Communicate effectively with dispatch, clients, and team members to ensure smooth operations.
• Provide excellent customer service, representing the company in a professional manner.

Key Information

Posted: September 15, 2023
Location: Castle Donington, Leicestershire
Reference: 152590
Duration: This is an ongoing opportunity.
Hourly Rate: The rate of pay is £15.13 per hour paid via our Umbrella provider. or You can choose to get paid through PAYE, meaning the pay is £12.50 per hour and in addition to this, we offer full pay for 28 days of annual leave, which will make the hourly rate £14.01 per hour including your holiday accrual.
Working Hours: Hours of work are 07:00 to 16:00 Monday to Friday.
Closing Date: 20231012

Experience & Qualifications

• Valid Category 7.5-tonne driving licence.
• Proven experience in multidrop deliveries as an HGV driver.
• Strong knowledge of road safety regulations and traffic laws.
• Excellent driving skills, with a focus on safety and efficiency.
• Ability to handle varying delivery loads and manage time effectively.
• Good communication and interpersonal skills.
• Attention to detail and the ability to follow delivery instructions accurately.
• Physically fit and capable of loading/unloading goods.
• Reliable and punctual, demonstrating excellent time management.
• Availability to work the specified hours, Monday to Friday, from 07:00 AM to 4:00 PM.