Job Title: HGV Class 1 Driver
Division: EV Cargo Logistics
Location: UK
Salary: £38,991 – £46,399
Closing Date: 24th July 2021

What is the opportunity?

EV Cargo Logistics at Amesbury is looking to recruit full-time HGV Class 1 Drivers. The salary for Nights is £46,399 per annum, working on a rota of 5 days on, 3 days off. The salary for Days is £38,991 per annum, working on a rota of 5 days on, 3 days off.

Newly qualified drivers are welcome and will be supported to achieve the right skill set.

We would like to hear from you if:

Some key duties of this job are listed below, however this is not an exhaustive list;

  • You are a qualified LGV Driver C E with CPC.
  • You understand Tachograph laws and rules and regulations of the road.
  • You have Good geographic knowledge of UK roads.
  • You have experience driving articulated vehicles.

Role overview:

The key part of the role is to deliver goods safely to stores and returning them to the depot according to the plan and adhering to all legal requirements and safety.

  • Accountable for understanding and adherence to the route books/schedule
  • Accountable for ensuring the correct load & paperwork is on board
  • Responsible for ensuring the tractor & trailer unit are road legal
  • Responsible for filling in the check sheets and reporting any defects
  • Responsible for identifying and logging defects into the defect books
  • Responsible for informing the Depot of any delays on in their day
  • Responsible for adhering to all Tachograph and working time law
  • Responsible for the safe unloading of goods at store
  • To act as an ambassador for the company by driving and behaving responsibly at all times
  • To get the best out of our vehicles by driving with care, forward planning, and fuel efficiency
  • Ensuring load security and safety

Why EV Cargo Logistics?

You’ll get a highly competitive salary, generous holiday entitlement, access to a discount scheme, company pension scheme, long service awards, and service-related holidays.

We welcome applications from everyone as we are actively building diverse teams. Our working environment is an inclusive one and a place where everyone can thrive and develop their potential.

About us

Underpinned by world-class technology and innovation, EV Cargo offers a powerful solution for international freight delivery, warehousing and distribution solutions to help businesses grow. With the best people in the industry, EV Cargo ensures global brands benefit from a distribution chain with worldwide reach via an unrivalled multimodal transport portfolio.

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