Class 1 Driver

Job Title: Class 1 Driver
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 960219_1565604712
Contact Name: Emily Knowles
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 12, 2019 11:11

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic HGV Class 1 Driver to work on a permanent day shift basis for our client SHB Vehicle Hire, a market leading national vehicle fleet management company. This position will be based at the Gloucester depot.


To drive company vehicles in a safe, fuel efficient manner complying with all company and national legislation governing driving in the UK and abroad if necessary.


*To conduct a daily walk around check of your vehicle.
*To bring to the attention of the lead driver or Depot Manager's attention any defects found and make sure any defects are rectified before use.
*That your load is secure and not a hazard to other road users.
*To drive responsibly and plan your routes.
*To ensure you have all the necessary paperwork, customer contact details and delivery collection criteria before you leave your Depot.
*Checking and noting down any damage found on vehicles you have been asked to collect from our customers, ensuring you obtain a signature from the customer on the off hire ticket accepting the damage and/or an excessively dirty vehicle.

Essential skills include

*Due to the size of the vehicle you will be driving and also the fact it has a trailer attached SHB are looking for someone who has a class 1 entitlement
*Experience delivering vehicles and the associated paperwork to go along with would also be a great interest.
*Driver CPC and digitacho card.
*Understanding and experience of UK domestic driving regulations.
*Demonstrable evidence of a driving experience with at least 1 full years in that licence group.

Additional details

If this sounds like the kind of opportunity you have been waiting for and would like to discuss this further then please either reply to this advert with your latest CV or please contact Emily Knowles at Omega Resource Group on 01453 852 543.

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