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Class 1 Driver - Nights

Chadderton, Lancashire
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Company Description Do you want to work for the UK s largest FMCG Provider? Come and be part of a great team with a great culture, great colleague engagement and great opportunities, who live their company values every day. It really is a great place to work. Great Bear is an award-winning 3rd Party UK business of Ambient products, providing nationwide dedicated and shared user warehousing and distribution solutions. We are currently recruiting casual LGV HGV Class 1 Drivers at our Great Bear site in Oldham. Shifts: Monday-Friday nights Salary: Rate increase from 02/10/2022: £13.77p/h + £1.25 night shift premium - Guaranteed Gross £41,004.60 Overtime - £21.01 ph for any weekend work required Job Description To deliver Company and Third Party products to specified locations and in accordance with the delivery schedule Ensure correct and thorough completion of paperwork Observe and adhere to company rules and procedures, including all aspects of health, safety and hygiene Maintain a good working knowledge of operations within the transport department Effectively manage own working time in line with the Road Transport Directive Adhere to tachograph rules and regulations at all times Ensure daily vehicle checks are completed in line with company procedure Responsible for unit and trailer, including temperature checks Ensure proof of deliveries (PODs) are signed and returned to the Transport Office after delivery Achieve and succeed fuel efficiency targets set by the business Any other duties as reasonably required Shunting opportunity available if required Qualifications Possession of LGV Class 1 Licence Current CPC and tacho card Knowledge of Road Transport Directive and current drivers hours. Excellent communication skills Ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure. Effectively prioritise workload in order to meet set deadline Additional Information In return for your passion, hard work and determination in providing outstanding service to our customers we offer: Competitive salary Competitive holidays Life Assurance Pension scheme Staff facilities including vending machines and canteen area Access to our benefits platform: discounts on high street retailers, utilities, holidays and cinema tickets Health cash plans: Hospital, dental and optical Training and development with career progression opportunities and MANY MORE When our staff have passion for what they do they work with more care and attention which is reflected to our clients, Click APPLY NOW to and begin your career today
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  • Job Reference: 705458379-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Logistics People
    Logistics People
  • Location: Chadderton, Lancashire
  • Salary: £41,004
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent