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D1 Driver

Job Title: D1 Driver
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 957277_1553004529
Contact Name: Emily Knowles
Contact Email: emily.knowles@omegaresource.co.uk
Job Published: March 19, 2019 14:08

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a D1 Driver to work on a permanent basis for our client SHB Vehicle Hire, a market leading national vehicle fleet management company. This position will be based at their Gloucester depot.

In this role you'll be required to drive company minibuses and vehicles in a safe, fuel efficient manner complying with all company and national legislation governing driving in the UK and abroad if necessary.

Key Accountabilities
*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. To ensure all such defects that make the vehicle non-compliant are rectified before further use.
*To ensure your vehicle is clean and tidy at all times.
*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.
*Making sure that the off hire ticket is marked appropriately if there is no-one to sign for the vehicle; advising the appropriate person as soon as possible at your Depot when a vehicle has been returned with damage/excessive cleaning required.

Essential Skills
*Full UK Driving License (D1 License included)
*CPC Card
*Understanding of both EU and UK domestic Driving regulations.
*Demonstrable evidence of a driving experience with at least 1 full years in that licence group.
*Excellent customer care skills.
*A good standard of both written and spoken English.
*Ability to work well under pressure.
*Be a well organised individual with excellent time management and prioritisation skills.

For further details, please contact Emily Knowles at Omega Resource Group on 01453 852 543.

To apply, please click apply now.

Visit - www.omegaresource.co.uk/SHB

We are always seeking talented candidates including; HGV Technicians, HGV Mechanics, LCV Mechanics, LCV Technicians, Auto Electricians, HGV Drivers, Casual Drivers, Valeters, Panel Beaters, Commercial Body Builders, Vehicle Fabricators, Hire Controllers, Apprentice Technicians, Apprentice Mechanics, Paint Sprayers and many more across the UK network.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.