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Vacancy Details

Staff Driver - REF No. HQ5283

Industry Sector: Driving and Transport
Location: Esh Winning, County Durham, England

Salary: circa £40000 per Annum

FRS Office: FRS Headquarters
Consultant: William Son

Job Summary

An experienced driver with both a class 1 and 2 licence is required for a large established and highly successful multi-sector company based in the North East of England. The Driver will be providing holiday and sick cover for the other drivers. Flexibility will be needed to work a combination of days and nights out; in addition, flexibility in roaming between various client depots across the UK. The client is looking for individuals with a strong professional and customer focus while interested in a full-time permanent position. Thus, training will be provided to the successful candidates. Applications from ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Navy, Royal Air Force, and Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged to apply.

Detailed Job Description

An experienced driver with both a class 1 and 2 licence is required for a large established and highly successful multi-sector company based in the North East of England. The Driver will be providing holiday and sick cover for the other drivers. Flexibility will be needed to work a combination of days and nights out; in addition, flexibility in roaming between various client depots across the UK. The client is looking for individuals with a strong professional and customer focus while interested in a full-time permanent position. Thus, training will be provided to the successful candidates.

Applications from ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Navy, Royal Air Force, and Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged to apply.

Person Specification:

Essential:

* Full LGV/HGV class 1 licence and ideally have previous driving exp.
* Clean and current driving licence
* CPC
* Digital tachograph card
* Be a strong team player, professional and have excellent customer facing skills
* Have a positive attitude to health and safety
* Flexibility to move from vehicle to vehicle, daily or weekly
* Be willing to carry out day work, night work and tramping

Desirable:

* Full ADR
* Trained on walking floors, tipping trailers, and/or rigid tippers
* Trained on rigid and artic blowers
* Drax, British Gypsum and other site induction trained

Hours:

60 hours per week, flexible working covering 7 days per week

Salary:

£40,000 + benefits + overtime

Benefits:

Participation in driver bonus scheme

Night allowance


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