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HGV/LGV Class 1 (C+E) Lead Driver – Northwich

Location: NorthwichDriver Type: HGV/LGV Class 1 (C+E) DriverShift Type: Full Time Salary: £41,600 - £50,600 + Bonuses

Jack Richards & Son are recruiting!

We need Class 1 (C+E) Lead Drivers to work on our General Haulage fleet based at our Northwich Depot. Please see below, and get in touch!

Shift/Hours: Full Time, all Shift Patterns will be considered.

Firstly, Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Train and mentor newly qualified drivers through their probationary period
  • Assist with driving assessments, interviews, and induction of new drivers
  • Continuously develop and assist Jack Richards drivers and shunters
  • Conduct driver CPC training
  • Maintain effective working relationships especially with your Drivers, Lead Drivers, and Training Team
  • Being available while on duty for drivers to call for advice regarding work related issues
  • LGV (C+E) driving work across the UK when not required in the office or carrying out training work

Secondly, Skills/Experience Required:

  • A full LGV (C+E) licence held for a minimum of 2 years
  • A valid Driver Qualification Card (DCPC)
  • A background in general haulage work with experience of working with timber ideal.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to a varied role.
  • Good IT skills.
  • An in-depth knowledge of WTD and EU drivers hours rules and Regulations.
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively.

Thirdly, Salary & Benefits:

  • Gross Annual Earnings c. £41,600 – £50,600
  • Includes £26.20 per Night Out (Tax Free)
  • Includes £10 Daily Meal Allowance (Tax Free)
  • Plus £6 per shift worked loyalty bonus
  • Plus Fuel bonus
  • Fully Funded DCPC
  • Driver medical Contribution
  • Driver Referral Scheme
  • Company Pension
  • We pay 13 times a year (4 weekly)
  • Treated with courtesy, honesty and total respect because we value all our family members
  • Receive continuous training in other areas as required
  • We will supply you with company uniform coupled with safety equipment.
  • Modern and well maintained flee

Lastly, we hope that you are interested in the above role you can apply online or by all means call the recruitment team on 01606 538765 for more details.

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