Your Role as a Class 2 Driver
Haulage and logistics is the 5th largest UK Employment sector, this means that Class 2 Drivers are in demand. You can work on short or long haul delivery runs on either a permanent or flexible contract basis. Class 2 Drivers are able to drive Category C rigid vehicles. 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! You will help keep businesses and the economy moving by playing a vital role in the movement of goods, which totals 148 Billion Tonnes each year in the UK (and that's only the goods transported by UK registered vehicles!).
Daily Duties of a Class 2 Driver
- Planning Delivery Routes
- Coordinating Deliveries with Customers
- Supervising the Loading of Goods
- Securing Goods to ensure they are safely loaded for transport
- Checking and amending routes when required
- Vehicle Inspections and adhering to Safety Regulations
- Filing Paperwork including logging your Driver hours
- Vehicle Maintenance logging
- Communicate issues with Dispatchers/Employer
- Interact with Customers
Skills and Experience of a Class 2 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.
HGV Class 1 Driver (IPAF)
£24128 - 42224 Per Annum
HGV Class 1 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 family-run, welcoming business where you be responsible for acting as the face of the business across some huge contracts! As my perfect candidate you will have a HGV Class 1 Licence, CPC and Tacho and a valid IPAF certificate. The roles involves the delivery and collection of powered access equipment, including cherry pickers and scissor lifts) through Essex and London. This is a permanent, full time role offering Monday - Friday working hours, with 1 in 3 Saturdays. You are contracted 40 hours however should expect to work 55 - 60 hours per week (meaning 15 - 20 hours of enhanced overtime pay!). Job Title: HGV Class 1 Driver (IPAF) Location: Thurrock Salary: £24,128 basic salary (OTE £42,224 for 60 hours) The Role: Load and unload vehicles efficiently and to meet strict deadlines Work in-line with health and safety procedures Deliver and collect powered access equipment such as cherry pickers and scissor lifts Act as the face of the business in front of customers Adopt a flexible approach to working hours and overtime requirements Comply with driver hours legislation and legal policies Work on own initiative to problem-solve Requirements: HGV Class 1 Licence is essential Full, valid CPC and Digitacho is essential IPAF certificate (Demo AND/OR load and secure) is essential Flexible approach to overtime and willing to commit to 55 - 60 hours per week Have a flexible approach to weekend hours Communicate with office staff Manage own time to work towards deadlines and targets Experience in the collection/delivery of powered access equipment is essential 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 Emily 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
£9 Per Hour
We are currently hiring 7.5t drivers for our client in Brentwood for Early day shifts (3:30am start) for a global client at their depot in Chelmsford. The Role You will be running bulk collections and bulk delivery of retail goods between Chelmsford & Dagenham (not multi drop) on a 8-10hour shift. As a company our client aims to exceed expectations in service delivery and therefore candidates must be hard working and be dedicated to completing their role to a high standard. Key Requirements You will require a 7.5t license with previous experience driving 7.5t vehicles commercially and have a valid CPC card. You will work in a professional manner and the role requiresgood communication skills. Benefits We offer weekly pay with on-going and regular working opportunities and the ability to work flexibly around other commitments. Earn extra money before Christmas with this 7.5t driving role! Hit apply today and you could be in work within the week!
Bendi/Flexi Forklift Driver
£9 - 10 Per Hour
Swanstaff are looking for experienced Flexi forklift drivers to join a prestigious client based in Colchester. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1 years' experience working on a Bendi/Flexi forklift truck and hold an up to date certificate. This is a temp to perm opportunity meaning that should you be successful within a 12 week period, you will be offered a full time permanent contract with our client. Job title: Bendi/Flexi Forklift Driver Location: Colchester Rate of pay: £9.00 - £10.00 per hour Daily duties of a Bendi/Flexi Forklift Driver: Loading goods onto lorries / vans. Liaising with the warehouse manager and quick to carry out instruction. Loading Pallets and unloading pallets. Manual handling goods. Printing appropriate stickers for palletised stock to ensure it is delivered to the correct location. Standard working hours: 7:30am - 17:00pm Monday - Thursday 7:30am - 16:00pm Friday 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 Lucy on 01206 570688 for more information!
7.5T Multi Drop Driver
£11.81 Per Hour
Swanstaff have a fantastic opportunity for candidates who are looking for fulltime 7.5T home customer delivery driver based from Hertford. We require a driver that is friendly, careful and confident with hand deliveries into customers home. We require candidates to be available Monday to Saturday with 2 days off in-between, the Saturday is an important delivery day and you must be free to work Saturdays.Our client is the south east's largest furniture store specialising in home furnishings. Job title: 7.5T Multi Drop Driver Location: Hertfordshire Rate of pay: £11.81 per hour The role of a 7.5T Multi Drop Driver: Monday to Saturday (2 days off) 2 man delivery crew home deliveries heavy lifting location deliveries in and around the m25 2 man crew with an experienced fulltime drivers mate start date: asap Requirements of a 7.5T Multi Drop Driver: Valid CPC Tacho card Driving license Newly passed 7.5t drivers will be considered Excellent communication with customer service skills If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to email@example.com and call the team on 01992 641987 for more information!
Reach Forklift Driver
£19500 Per Annum
Are you an experienced Forklift Driver with a reach licence seeking a new role? Are you seeking a role where weekends aren't required and your shifts are set? If yes, this may be the role for you! Our client based in Dartford are seeking a reliable candidate to start as soon as possible to join their team as a Reach Truck Driver. You will be required to operate the forklift to load/unload deliveries and pick items in the warehouse. Working hours are Monday to Friday 8am - 5pm. This is a temporary to permanent position for the deserving candidate. If you have a valid reach licence/certificate and at least 1 years' experience operating a reach truck, please apply today and a member of the National Temps Team will be in touch!