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Cat C Licence (Class 2) Driver with Crane Licence

This is a permanent and full-time role which will require working away from base on a regular basis.


The Role – Typical Duties

The candidate will be expected to undertake/posses:

  • Excellent communication skills at all levels towards both customers and colleagues.
  • Proven track record of driving vehicles in a safe and legal manner ensuring compliance with all legal requirements, ensuring that the goods being carried are safely secured.
  • Understand and be able to comply with Driver’s hours and WTD legislation.
  • Understand and be able to carry out necessary vehicle checks to ensure vehicle safety and to be able to report defects correctly, whilst keeping your vehicle in good condition.
  • Must comply with on-site health and safety requirements.
  • Have good geographic knowledge of UK roads, giving them the experience and knowledge to be able to divert cross country to and from the delivery/collection sites as and when signs, traffic or other conditions dictate.
  • Have a positive, can do attitude and be of smart appearance.

Qualifications/Experience

The following requirements are required:

  • You must possess a full LGV C (Class 2) licence, and a full current DCPC card.
  • You must hold a Lorry Loader Operator qualification (AllMI or CPCS).
  • Ideally you will be Slinger Signaler trained (preferred but not essential, as training can be provided).
  • The candidate must hold a current digital tacho card.
  • ADR an advantage but we can provide training.
  • No more than 6 points on your licence and no DD/DR/DG Code convictions.
  • Experience of roping & sheeting preferred.
  • Available for regular nights out, anticipated 3 to 4 per week.

Location

The role is based at our Halifax Depot, but flexibility and mobility is required to carry out the task.

Conditions

The salary for this role is a competitive package that is commensurate with experience, we anticipate an average of 55 hours per week - additional night out allowance is paid per night.  We provide uniform for all Drivers.  28 days holiday per year including Bank Holidays, a company pension scheme and free onsite car parking.  The candidate will be required to undergo a driving assessment as part of the recruitment process.

The Opportunity

The appointment will enjoy a varied work load and will have opportunity to help grow and develop their own skills, contributing to the company’s development and their own prospects for promotion.

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Tel. +44 (0)8456 255 233
Email. info@collett.co.uk

Victoria Terminal, Albert Road, Halifax, HX2 0DF
Mistral Point, AW Nielsen Road, Goole, DN14 6UE
Baltic House, Central Dock Road, Grangemouth, FK3 8TY
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