Your Role as a Driver
If you are an experienced commercial driver looking for your next driving job then look no further! Driving roles offer the opportunity to work independently and if you enjoy being on the road and helping keep businesses and the economy moving then this is a great career option! What's more HGV drivers, in particular, are in high demand across the UK. Did you know that 148 Billion Tonnes of Goods were moved in the UK by GB registered HGV's alone in 2017-2018? That equates to over 18.6 billion KM's Travelled!
Swanstaff recruit Drivers for a variety of jobs including:
- 3.5t Driver Jobs
- 7.5t Driver Jobs
- Class 1 Driver Jobs
- Class 2 Driver Jobs
- Fork Lift Truck Driver Jobs
- ADR Driving Jobs
- Drivers Mate Jobs
Duties of a Driver
- Drive safely and adhere to all Health and Safety regulations
- Route Planning for optimised delivery times
- Report any accidents or injuries to Supervisors immediately.
- Loading and Unloading of Goods
- Report any maintenance requirements
- Follow road regulations and abide by road traffic laws.
- Work with support teams to provide exceptional customer services and address customer concerns.
- Perform vehicle inspection before and after each trip
- Adhere to company policies and procedures.
- Maintain driving log, prepare vehicle performance forms and complete daily paperwork
- Provide special care in delivering fragile and hazardous products.
- Utilise handheld devices to record deliveries
Required Skills and Experience of a Driver
- Self Dependent and enjoy working alone
- Reliability and Honesty
- Planning skills
- Problem Solving
- Ability to work to tight schedules and deadlines
- Ability to remain calm in stressful situations
- Excellent road awareness and driving skills
- Customer service skills
- Mechanical knowledge and an understanding of how the vehicle works/operates
Class 2 Driver
£11 - 16 Per Hour
Swanstaff Recruitment are currently looking for experienced Class 2 Drivers for a number of our clients in Swanley. We are running multiple contracts ranging from general haulage, timber and palletized goods. We are in a position to offer drivers temporary work within multiple companies that I am dealing with, this will hopefully lead to full time hours on a weekly basis depending on candidate availability. Job Title:Class 2 Driver Location: Swanley Rate of Pay: £11.00 - £16.00 per hour The role of a Class 2 Driver: This ideal candidate for this role would have experience driving a Class 2 unit, be used to Manual Handling and be able to operate a tail lift and a pump truck. Candidates should also have experience when it comes to checking loads and straps and vehicle safety. Lastly, we expect all drivers to have a very good knowledge of tacho rules and regulations. In return we are able to offer successful candidates a pay rate of £11.00 to £12.50 per hour for PAYE workers and £14.00 to £16.00 per hour for LTD companies. The requirements of a Class 2 Driver: Daily vehicle checks Deliver goods to businesses and residential properties all over the South East region Collections if required Ensure all paperwork is completed on time and correct Keep tacho in line with current rules and regulations Valid Class 2 licence Valid CPC and Tacho card Benefits of working for Swanstaff: Regular work, Monday to Sunday. Weekly pay by BACS every Friday. Holiday pay Dedicated consultant available to you every day of the week. Pension accruals If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Matthew Way from our Swanley team! 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
Reach Truck Forklift Driver
£10.50 Per Hour
Swanstaff Waltham Crossare currently recruiting for an experienced FLT reach truch driver to work with our private, prestigiousclient. Job Title: FLT Reach Location: Enfield Rate of Pay:£10.50 per hour The role of a Reach Forklift Driver: You will be working on a fast paced site using a Reach Forklift to distribute goods around the warehouse. The role will also include some warehouse work. You will be working Monday – Thursday 5.30pm – 5.30am. You must be happy to work nights. The requirements of a Reach Forklift Driver: Must be available for to work nights. Must have a valid FLT Reach licence. Previous Reach truck experience. Must be proactive and work on your own initiative. Excellent communication and organisation skills. Reliable, flexible and enthusiastic. Benefits of working for Swanstaff Recruitment: Flexibility Excellent rates of pay Refer a friend scheme *T&C’s apply* Friendly and helpful team 24 hours a day Paid annual leave If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Amy O'Keeffe! 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.
£8.72 - 12 Per Hour
Swanstaff Recruitment are looking for Support Workers who are caring and kind natured. Whether you specialize within Elderly Care, Young Adults, Mental Health, we have the role for you. Our homes are always on the hunt for new Support Workers and Carers on a full time or part time basis. Job Title: Support Worker Location: Peterborough Rate of Pay: £8.72 - £12.00 per hour Requirements of a Support Worker: You must have a minimum of 6 months experience within the care industry You must be able to work on your own as well as in a team environment Being a driver is an advantage however not essential Benefits of working for Swanstaff: Weekly pay On going work Shifts that work around your availability 24/7 on going support If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Kirstie Sandford! 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.
£8.72 - 9.70 Per Annum
Job Title: Healthcare Assistant Location: Norwich Rate of Pay: £8.72-£9.70 Swanstaff Recruitment are currently looking for Healthcare Assistants to provide excellent care for the elderly, help them and their families enjoy their time together at one of the most challenging times of their lives. The Role of a Healthcare Assistant: Serving meals and helping to feed service users Monitoring patients’ conditions by taking temperatures, pulse, and respirations Becoming a friend to the service users and somebody they can rely on Ideally be a driver Requirements of a Healthcare Assistant: A minimum of 6 months UK based Healthcare experience A valid DBS (although we can help you obtain one) To be of a kind and caring nature Benefits: Weekly pay On-going work Shifts to work around your availability 24/7 on call service from our dedicated consultants 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.