HGV C+E Drivers

  • Job Reference: 026/01912
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2024
  • Employer: Driver Hire Crewe
  • Location: Crewe, Cheshire
  • Salary: £15.69 to £17.93 Per Hour
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Company Overview: Join our dynamic team of professional HGV drivers at Driver Hire Crewe, we are the number 1 rated specialist driving agency in Crewe, dedicated to providing exceptional logistics services across Cheshire. Our aim is simple, to provide drivers with regular work that matches their skillset and job criteria, whilst also maintaining a commitment to excellence and safety, we deliver reliable staffing solutions to our clients 24 hours, 365 days a year.

Job Description: We are currently seeking experienced and reliable HGV Class 1 Drivers to join our team for early morning shifts, with start times ranging between 02:00am to 04:00am. As an integral part of our clients transportation operations, you will be responsible for transporting goods safely and efficiently to their destinations. You will be providing adhoc support to a 7 day logistics operation, so drivers that are happy to work weekends would be preferable. Please note that these positions are on an adhoc basis and no hours can be guaranteed.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Safely operate HGV Class 1 vehicles in compliance with all traffic laws and regulations.

  • Transport goods to various destinations, ensuring timely delivery.

  • Conduct pre-trip and post-trip inspections of vehicles to ensure roadworthiness.

  • Maintain accurate records of deliveries, mileage, and fuel consumption.

  • Adhere to company policies and procedures, including safety protocols and delivery schedules.

  • Communicate effectively with dispatchers, customers, and team members.


Requirements:

  • Valid HGV Class 1 license with CPC qualification.

  • Minimum of  2 years of experience as an HGV Class 1 driver.

  • Clean driving record with no more than 6 points on license.

  • Excellent knowledge of road safety regulations and traffic laws.

  • Ability to work early morning shifts and weekends as required.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Reliable and punctual with a commitment to meeting delivery deadlines.

  • Flexibility to adapt to changing schedules and routes.


Benefits:

  • Competitive hourly rates. £15.69ph Days, £16.81ph Nights, £16.81ph Saturday & £17.93ph Sunday (rates inc holiday oay)

  • Flexible hours to suit other commitments

  • Modern and well-maintained fleet of vehicles.

  • Ongoing training and development opportunities.

  • Supportive, knowledgeable office based team to support with shift planning