Class 2 Driver

Job Title: Class 2 Driver
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Witney
Salary: £10 - £12 per hour
Start Date: 2019-07-29 00:00:00
Reference: 158101055
Contact Name: James Obrien
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 03, 2019 16:54

Job Description

Pertemps are currently recruiting for one of our local clients based near Witney.
Our client is looking to offer a full time Class 2 HGV Driver a long term Temporary to Permanent position.

Full time starting salary following probation period via Pertemps £25,000 P/A.
Hourly rate via Pertemps £10.00 + enhanced overtime rates of pay.
Limited Company Drivers welcome, enhanced rates of pay apply.

The working hours will be between 06:00-18:00 Monday to Friday however you will need to be flexible on finish times due to business requirements.

As a Class 2 HGV driver you will be responsible for the transport delivery of goods to customers in a safe and timely manner, providing a high level of professional front line customer service at all times.
Driving professionally, maintaining high standards of housekeeping, vehicle cleanliness with a competent knowledge of Road Traffic Law. Demonstrating consideration towards other Road vehicles and vulnerable road users at all times.
Ensuring compliance within the DVSA regulations (Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency) and vehicle security.
You will be reporting to the Transport or Operations Manager.
You will build key relationships externally with customers, public, other road users, DVSA, Traffic police and internally with the Transport or Operations Manager and company employees.

To apply for this vacancy you must hold a full DVLA issued licence with the HGV Category C entitlement. Ideally you will have Moffett (Lorry Mounted Forklift) experience, however we are able to accept someone without as training will be provided.

You must also have a good knowledge of Oxfordshire and the surrounding counties, have your own satellite navigation system, have an excellent knowledge of Driving Hours Rules, the working time directive and be able to confidently use a digital tachograph, of which you must hold.
You must also have had a minimum of 180 days accountable experience on a Class 2 vehicle in the past two years for insurance purposes.

To apply for this Class 2 HGV driver position please submit an up to date CV including contact details. Please also include copies of your licence cards and a DVLA check code.