Your Role as a Class 1 Driver
Haulage and logistics is the 5th largest UK Employment sector, this means that Class 1 Drivers are in demand. You can work on short or long haul delivery runs on either a permanent or flexible contract. Class 1 Drivers are able to drive Category C+E vehicles which include articulated lorries. If you like to work alone and enjoy travelling the country and want a job that is reliable then this is a great career choice!
Daily Duties of a Class 1 Driver
- Plan delivery routes and ensure that routes maximise productivity.
- For goods to be delivered, drivers must communicate with customers to coordinate drop-offs and pick-ups.
- Supervising the Loading of Goods
- To ensure the safety of the product, drivers check that all products are safely secured for transport.
- Route Alterations- Sometimes, routes must be altered if there are accidents or large amounts of traffic.
- Lorry inspections to be sure that it complies with national safety regulations and legal requirements.
- Logging hours and filing delivery forms are the responsibility of the driver.
- If a driver notices an issue with the lorry, it is the driver’s responsibility to see that it gets the proper maintenance.
- Drivers must report any accident or issue to the company dispatcher.
- To ensure customer satisfaction, drivers must interact with customers politely and address any concerns a customer may have.
Required Experience and Skills of a Class 1 Driver
- Good driving skills and knowledge of current Road Transport Regulations.
- Awareness of Health and Safety issues
- Mechanical and vehicle knowledge
- Polite, courteous, respectful and helpful.
- Self motivation and ability to work independently
- Good communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to complete Paperwork and often use hand-held electronic devices to log your deliveries.
Long known as Britain's Gateway to Europe, with over 70,000 registered businesses, Kent offers a great place to find work - with an unemployment rate of 2.4% - lower than the national average.
The county of Kent has a population of over 155 Million people, with towns including Dartford, Swanley, Maidstone, Sevenoaks, Ashford and Folkestone all having great transport links to London and the coast.
The county has a lot to offer it's residents and visitors, with miles of open countryside, quaint coastal towns and lifestyle destinations such as Bluewater Shopping Centre. You don't get a much better way to relax in your downtime than sitting in a Kentish pub garden with the sun shining down on you, enjoying the fresh countryside air that the garden of England offers.
HGV Class 2 Driver
£25558 Per Annum + Bonus
Class 2 Drivers! As the sunshine disappears, allow me to heat up your job prospects with a hot new role that I have available! If you're looking for an opportunity to enhance your experience within a vastly-expanding and hugely-successful organisation then I need to hear from you today! Perhaps you are looking to move away from early starts or need the mornings to yourself? If you answered yes! then I need to hear from you today. I am currently support a market-leading freight forwarder in recruiting a professional and experienced HGV Class 2 Driver to cover their late shift on a permanent basis. As the successful candidate you will complete a set route daily, working on a Monday - Friday basis, 12.00 - 21.00 (although you may finish earlier!). In return for your hard work, you will earn a fantastic basic salary along with bonuses of up to £100 per month based on attendance and the maintenance of uniform/trucks. You will also be entitled to a weekly loyalty bonus after 12 months. Job Title: HGV Class 2 Driver (Cat C) Location: Dartford Salary: £29,558 per annum + bonuses The Role of a HGV Class 2 Driver (Cat C): Complete a fixed route from Dartford on a daily basis Build rapport with internal warehouse teams and customers Act as an ambassador for the business Ensure that company health and safety requirements are met Maintain vehicle to an extremely high standard Communicate with office teams to keep them informed of delays Ensure that all required paperwork is completed and returned to the necessary team Comply with tachograph regulations Be a safe and courteous road user Requirements of a HGV Class 2 Driver (Cat C): HGV Class 2 Licence is essential Full CPC and Digital Tachograph Cards are essential Strong communication and relationship building skills Flexible approach to overtime requirements The ability to complete the same route on a daily basis Able to commit to afternoon/evening working hours Well-presented and confident in acting as the face of the business Full UK Driving Licence with no more than 3 points If you are looking for the next step in your career and want to head towards Christmas with a brand new role, then get in touch with Billy in our Head Office. These roles will be filled quickly so get in touch today if you don't want to miss out! Looking for a tool to help you with your job search? Download the Swanstaff APP now for all our latest vacancies, career advice and more! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal employment company
HGV Class 2 Driver
£11.50 - 14.50 Per Hour
Are you looking for a new Driving role? Here at Swanstaff we are currently looking for a HGV Class 2 / CAT C Driver to complete multiple drops to South West London and Surrey! This is a temporary to permanent position for the right candidate. Job title: HGV Class 2 Driver Location: Dartford Rate of pay: £11.50 - £14.50 per hour The role of a HGV Class 2 Driver: Duties will involve the delivery of goods to South West London and Surrey (within the M25). This will be the regular route but the drops will vary on a day to day basis depending on client orders. The normal amount of drops per day is between 10-15. This is a 'temp to perm' position and will lead to a full time position for the lucky Driver Full-time benefits: £25,117 salary based on 40 hour week £166 monthly bonus based on no accidents, correct paperwork etc. £400 cardboard core collection bonus (this is achieved by some of the full-time drivers) OTE £31,909 if you are the perfect driver! Benefits of working for Swanstaff: Regular work, Monday to Friday Weekly pay by BACS Holiday pay Refer a friend scheme If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and call Tom on 01322 614900 for more information! Looking for a tool to help you with your job search? Download the Swanstaff APP now for all our latest vacancies, career advice and more! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.
HGV Class 2/ Cat C Driver
£11 Per Hour
We are seeking 2 x reliable HGV Class 2 drivers for our client based in Erith. The have a fleet of new automatic vehicles that are well maintained with built in sat navs! Most of the vehicles are flatbed lorries, they do have a couple of curtain siders. They are looking for drivers on an ongoing basis to assist with their store deliveries. You will be required to complete 4-8 deliveries per day, there is no manual unloading required. Job title: HGV Class 2/ Cat C Driver Location: Dartford, Kent Rate of pay: £11.00 per hour Requirements of a HGV Class 2 Driver: HGV Class 2 licence (held for a minimum of 2 years) No more than 3 penalty endorsement points (insurance restrictions) Valid Drivers CPC card Digi tacho Benefits of a HGV Class 2 Driver: Regular work Excellent vehicles Top rates of pay, plus holiday pay £150 sign up bonus (conditions apply) If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to email@example.com and call Tom on 01322 474655 for more information!
ATT Tax Trainee (Graduate or Non-Graduate)
£Attractive Salary DOE
Swanstaff Recruitment is an award winning agency working on behalf of its prestigious client in accountancy sector whois currently looking for an ATT Tax Trainee (Graduate or Non-Graduate). The role is full time, permanent and offering an excellent salary package .This is an exciting and unique opportunity. Is a career in Accountancy for you? Would you like to get a head start with some relevant on the job experience while you study for your recognised qualification? Then starting your career with our apprenticeship programme is a good option. The added bonus? No student debt. Let's be clear,our clientrecruit alltheir apprentices with a view to them going on to complete their respective chartered qualifications, as recognised by the CIOT. If you think you would like to be a part of the fast moving, ever changing world of Tax, this could be role for you! We need creative, innovative thinkers, who can bring solutions and advise clients at important times in their business lifecycle! What next? How about: Full study support to gain a globally recognised qualification with the CIOT. Linked learning approach with Kaplan, who is a multi award winning training provider. On the job training and practical experience. Face to face contact with decision makers early on. A career within a national organisation, with access to a in a global network of 30,000 people across 147 countries. Working with a wide range of entrepreneurs, owner managed businesses and subsidiaries of large international groups. What we do Our client isa dedicated team of like minded accountancy professionals. Theirclients range from TV personalities to renewable energy enterprises and we get involved in issues that affect gaming developers to motorsports engineers. We are ranked among the UK's top 20 accountancy firms, combining high levels of technical expertise with the kind of personal service often only found in smaller firms. As part of a multi award winning medium sized firm, you will have the opportunity to work with our wide and eclectic client base across the accounting and financial spectrum. That means really getting to grips with the inner workings of a company and finding ways to help them, whether that's working on taxing technicalities or devising strategies to help them fulfil their commercial potential. You'll have client contact from the very start, that's why your ability to build great business relationships is just as important as your ability with numbers. You'll be part of a team working that works wide range of clients, so it goes without saying that you need to be someone that can be relied upon to help the team deliver outstanding levels of client care. We'll make sure you have the right experience, personal development and training to make your career stimulating and rewarding. We'll carefully balance your practical experience to reinforce your professional training. Combined, these two crucial elements will help you achieve your qualification. Along with your peers, you will be assigned mentors who will support and guide you as well as dedicated tutors who will ensure your progress and development is on track. We do not require ATT Trainees to have a business or financial background. However, we do ask that all applicants have achieved, or are predicted to achieve at least 112 UCAS points (based on the new 2017 UCAS Tariff) from 3 A Levels or equivalent, all achieved during the same exam year. This excludes General Studies. In addition, you must have achieved or be predicted at least a 2:1 at university. Successful applicants will receive benefits package, including generous pension scheme, free car park and rewarding working environment. Apply now or call Tom Kurczab in our Dartford branch! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal employment company.
Tax Executive Swanstaff Recruitment is an award winning agency working on behalf of its prestigious client in accountancy sector whois currently looking for an experienced Tax Executive. The role is full time, permanent and offering an excellent salary package .This is an exciting and unique opportunity. We are currently recruiting for a Tax Executive to join our client'sMaidstone office, to effectively manage and carry out production of personal tax returns and computations for Partners/Directors/Senior Managers/Managers or own portfolio. What is in it for you? Genuine Work Life balance Accredited Investor in People New and improved programme for Succession planning and supportive management structure to help you realise your potential 33 days holiday Inc. Bank Holidays, plus the opportunity to buy or sell up to 5 days Very competitive salary Employee Recognition awards and bonuses Amazing employee referral scheme, paying up to £4000 for a successful referral Responsibilities Request information from client Work through the information and assess the tax impact of each piece of information Prepare and generate tax returns using tax software Send chasing letters to client if required, address any queries Prepare letter to client, detailing liabilities and any tax saving opportunities Draft letter for review and make any necessary changes (where appropriate) Send letter and tax return to client for signature; log information sent and submit to HMRC Liaise with HMRC on clients behalf Inform client of tax liabilities; agree these to HMRC statement on account Prepare client bill - where appropriate Coach junior staff on work delegated Identify tax planning opportunities as appropriate Assist on consultancy projects Carry out research projects Other responsibilities Regularly update your knowledge via Tax section on the Intranet Positive involvement with tax advisory work relevant to your skill level Key Skills and Experience ATT qualified Varied, practical and technical tax knowledge, minimum 2 years practical experience Able to train junior members of staff Basic accounts knowledge IT packages (Excel, tax software, Word) Communication skills Organisational skills Commercial awareness and client focus Problem solving and decision making Ability to work well under pressure Be positive and committed in dealings with both clients and staff Successful applicants will receive benefits package, including generous pension scheme, free car park and rewarding working environment. Apply now or call Tom Kurczab in our Dartford branch! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal employment company.