Class 1 Driver

  • Location:

    East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire

  • Sector:

    Driving

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Graeme Torrance

  • Contact email:

    graeme.torrance@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/548548

  • Published:

    4 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-15

  • Startdate:

    27/01/2020 09:43:47

Due to continuous growth an opportunity has arisen for HGV Class 1 Drivers to join one of Search Driving clients who are specialist in the waste management sector based in East Kilbride.

Drivers will be working from 7am to finish approximately 5pm Monday to Friday and the contract is due to start in February

You will have some experience of driving tankers as you will be transporting cleanwater

Key Roles and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Completing daily vehicle checks and reporting any defects, ensuring that your vehicle is roadworthy and presentable to Company standards
Compliance with all legislation including driver's hours and highway regulations
Duty of care to self and colleagues
Vehicle security including equipment and plant
Maintenance of mandatory driver/vehicle records
Provide customers with the highest level of service
Excellent awareness and understanding of Health and Safety

To be considered for the role you must have:

A full, clean, valid Class 1 driving licence
Willingness to perform a wide range of duties, whilst maintaining a high level of professionalism
A valid DCPC
A valid Digital Tachograph
Excellent communication skills

These roles are intially for 2-4 weeks as their own drivers complete necessary training to be upskilled but opportunity for longer and possible temporary to permanent for suitable candidates

Please send your cv in the first instance

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