HGV (Class 2) Driver - UB1 - UB11

Ref: 312 Date Posted: Tuesday 03 May 2022
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Responsible to the timely delivery & collection of equipment to clients & for departments within the organisation. For delivering goods to other branches both domestically and when required internationally.

Maintain good customer facing skills and representing the company in a professional manner. Abiding by company procedures at all times. Working within safe working environment and giving due care & attention to others on health & safety.

Applications from suitably qualified ex-military personnel will be relevant for this position, although all qualified candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Key Responsibilities & Duties include:

  • Deliver & collect company assets to clients in a timely manner within the UK & Europe
  • Liaise with the hire desk & schedulers on job details making sure information is accurate
  • Take and return equipment from appropriate areas & with correct delivery details using documented company procedures
  • Present a company facing profile with good customer service
  • Report any issues directly to Transport Manager
  • Work on a shift pattern, ensure effective handover of incomplete jobs to colleagues
  • On call rota to cover weekend duties

Essential Skills

  • HGV (Class 2) Driving Licence and CPC with Driver Card are essential.
  • Minimum of two years experience working in a transport environment.
  • Good geographical knowledge of the London area.
  • Positive, flexible attitude to work and the ability to perform well under pressure.
  • Safety conscious at all times, observant and with good attention to detail.
  • Organization & commitment, understand the importance of tight schedules.
  • Prepared to take responsibility and be held accountable.
  • Approachable and reliable.
  • Committed to delivery and customer focused (internal and external).
  • Ability to establish good working relationships and communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Flexible with working hours and willing to adapt to meet business needs.
  • Able to travel at short notice.

Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.