C1 Drivers Urgently Required

Job Description

Our client, within the Transport & logistics Sector is looking for C1 Drivers with CPC.

Essential Requirements:

  • High levels of Health and Safety standards.
  • Numerate and literate.
  • Current CPC.

 Excellent verbal communication.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with Customers and Co-Workers.
  • Diligent attention to detail.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Flexibility Desirable Requirements:
  • Experience of multi-drop deliveries.
  • Supervise the loading of the vehicle so that products are safely loaded and secured to minimise chances of damage.
  • Ensure with Transport Manager and Loader that the load is correct against the customers’ orders.
  • Ensure that on arrival the delivery is safe to make and respect customer’s property; if in doubt, consult with the customer and/or Transport Manager.
  • Check goods off with Customers and obtain signature and print.
  • Provide excellent customer service.
  • Handle customer issues on delivery effectively and contact Transport Manager for assistance if required.
  • Carry out multi-drop deliveries in a timely and safe manner.
  • Drive the vehicle safely and in accordance with the law.
  • Drive within the tachograph law and driver hours limits.
  • Look after the vehicle and ensure that it is not subjected to unnecessary damage.
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the driving cab.
  • Ensure accidents are kept to a minimum.
  • Report any accidents as soon as possible and in compliance with the company’s accident reporting procedure.
  • Complete vehicle daily inspection sheet and give to Transport Manager.
  • Attend essential training in order to carry out the driver role.
  • To provide support in the Yard as required by the Transport Manager.
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures, to include the Company Standards of Performance and Health and Safety Policy. Physical Demands:
  • Loading and unloading of goods from vehicles.
  • Stacking of goods onto pallets from storage bays.
  • Stacking of empty pallets.
  • Coupling and uncoupling of trailers
  • Opening and closing of vehicle curtains Education and Experience:
  • Basic numeracy & literacy. Must have at least two years HGV driving experience, hold a clean driving license and a current driver’s qualification card.