Class I Shuttle Driver

Job Title: Class I Shuttle Driver
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Bedford
Salary: £12.00 - £18.00 per hour
Start Date: 2018-12-12 00:00:00
Reference: 257100107
Contact Name: Kayleigh McGovern
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 12, 2018 10:21

Job Description

Position: Class I Driver for shuttling

Location: Ridgmont, Bedford

Hours: 03:00 start, Monday to Friday, minimum 40 hours per week

Pay rates: PAYE Drivers - £12 per hour, overtime at £18 per hour (over 40 hours); LTD Drivers - £14 per hour

Our client is a multi-national logistics company operating since 1955, offering supply chain solutions to the manufacturing industry. On their behalf, we are looking to recruit a Class I shuttle driver for an 03.00 start Monday to Friday. The depot is on their Ridgmont site on the border of Bedford and Milton Keynes.

You will be providing a professional and efficient service in accordance with relevant legislation, transporting products to the customer's site. Your vehicle will be pre-loaded and you are not involved in the unloading upon arrival.

In this role you will be responsible for:

" Shuttling stock to the customer throughout the day
" Forging and maintaining an excellent relationship with our client and their customer
" Consistently providing exceptional customer service
" Carrying out a daily check on the vehicle, equipment and load for which you have responsibility and reporting any defects
" Familiarisation of routes to scheduled delivery site
" Adherence to government regulations/legislations, including Working Time Directive and Drivers Hours
" Ensuring load is securely strapped on the vehicle
" Paperwork collation, POD usage and goods verification
" Escalation of any discrepancies in goods/paperwork to the Transport team for further instructions
" Reporting any incidents, accidents or non-conformances to the Transport team immediately they occur and on return to site, via the completion of incident report form
" Maintaining vehicle cleanliness
" Maintaining a smart, professional appearance at all times when representing the company
" Ensuring all scheduled deliveries are completed on time on a daily basis

You will need to have:

" Valid Class I driving licence, category C+E, held for a minimum of two years with commercial driving experience
" Full CPC training and card
" Digital Tacho Card
" Working knowledge of digital tachos, WTD and Drivers Hours legislation
" The ability to remain focused when driving for long periods throughout the night
" Good communication skills with a strong customer focus
" No more than 6 points on your licence
" No DD, DR or CU endorsements
" Must be 23 years old and over

Package available:
" PAYE: £12 per hour
" LTD: £14 per hour
" PAYE: Up to 28 days holiday per annum (including Bank Holidays)
" Weekly Pay
" Maternity and paternity pay
" Pension plan
" 24 hour On-site Security
" Immediate start

You will need your own transport to access the site as public transport is very limited.

Please call Wendy and Kamil on 07484 513841/07484 516322 to discuss this opportunity and apply for the role.

Please note that this position is offered through the Pertemps On-site team. Do not call the local Pertemps branch in order to apply.