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
Reach Truck Forklift Driver
£9.33 - 14 Per Hour
Swanstaff in Swanley are looking for 2 reach truck forklift drivers to join our existing team of workers at our client based in Belvedere. We already have a large team of workers at this client that we need to add to immediately as our clients' needs are increasing. Job title: Reach Truck Forklift Driver Location: Belvedere Rate of pay: £9.33 - £14.00 per hour The working week will be Sunday to Friday, every week, ongoing. Hours will be 22.00 - 06.00 every day. The pay rate is £9.33 during the week and £14.00 on a Sunday so there is a great earning potential! This client regularly takes workers from us on a fulltime basis so there is also the opportunity of fulltime positions if you impress! 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 Tracey 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.
Job Title: FLT Driver Location: Brentwood Rate of Pay: £9 Per hour Are you a FLT Counterbalance driver looking for an ongoing role? Do you enjoy getting involved and being busy? We are currently looking for a FLT/Warehouse Operative that wants to work for this growing company. You will be loading and unloading materials and also helping with general warehouse duties when not on the FLT. 7.30am - 5.30pm Monday to Friday with the occasional weekend overtime. This is a busy warehouse so you will haveto use your initiative to help wherever is needed. This could be a permanent role for the right candidate. Benefits: * Weekly Pay - money in your bank account every Friday! * Holiday pay * Pension * Progression opportunities If you're interested in this role please send your updated CV to Chelmsford@swanstaff.co.uk or call Nicola or Jodie on 01245 266888 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.
HIAB Class 2 Driver
£12 - 14 Per Hour
Class 2 Drivers! We are currently on a mission to find experienced and dedicated individuals to be placed with our prestigious client based in Kings Lynn and surrounding areas. Job title: Class 2 HIABDriver Location: Kings Lynn/Local Areas Rate of pay: £12.00 - £14.00 per hour The responsibilities of a Class 2 Driver: Delivery Routes Coordinating Deliveries Supervising the Loading of Goods Securing Goods Checking Routes Safety Regulations Filing Paperwork Vehicle Maintenance Communicate with Dispatchers Interact with Customers The essentials of a Class 2 Driver: Having knowledge on using a HIAB Have at least a years' experience No more than 6 minor points on licence To be physically able Benefits of working for Swanstaff: Weekly pay Pension and holiday pay for workers who are PAYE. Flexible hours Fantastic opportunities and other brilliant benefits. Whether you are looking for temporary or permanent jobs we are here to offer you exactly what you're after. If this role interests you, please apply online today or alternatively email your updated CV to email@example.com call Jack on 01553 601222 for more information on this role!
Multi Drop Driver
£19500 Per Annum
Our Waltham Cross branch are looking for an amazing candidate to join their client's team within the area of Waltham Abbey/Waltham Cross. You will be working for an exceptional Italian food supplier who delivers to restaurants and customers across the UK. Job title: Multi Drop Driver Location: Waltham Abbey Rate of pay: £19,500 per annum The role of a Multi Drop Driver: Load goods ready for daily multi drop deliveries. Collect delivery notes/invoices from operations manager. Work alongside operations manager and warehouse manager. Liaise with sales/admin team. Picking and packing orders from warehouse maybe required from time to time. Deliver goods to each customer. Check goods when loading and offloading. Ensure relevant paperwork is checked and signed. Adhere to customer delivery requirements. Adhere to parking restrictions & Highway Code (penalty charges borne by drivers). Hours of work: 44 hours Monday to Friday & half day Saturday (every other) Requirements of a Multi Drop Driver: You must have 18 out of 24 months van driving experience. You must hold a valid UK full driving license. 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 Jade on 01992 641987 for more information!
7.5 Tonne Driver
£25,000 per annum + bonuses + overtime
HGV 7.5 Tonne Drivers! As we head towards the summer allow me to heat up your job prospects with a hot new role that I have available! Guess what? Newly-qualified HGV Drivers welcome! Job Title: 7.5 Tonne Driver Location: Basingstoke Salary: £25,000 per annum + bonuses + overtime This is a genuine opportunity to branch away from dead-end driving roles into a long-term, challenging career within an organisation that offers monthly and yearly staff awards in return for your hard work! There is also unlimited overtime available, paid at an enhanced rate! This is a Monday - Friday role with start times between 05.00 - 06.00. As my perfect candidate you will have 7.5 Tonne entitlements on your licence, along with a full CPC and Digitacho. You will be flexible to start early in the morning and have an open approach to overtime requirements. The Role of a 7.5T Driver: Ensure that the Company vehicle allocated is maintained in a roadworthy and clean condition, documenting appropriate checks and reporting any faults immediately. Assist in loading assembled orders onto vehicle ensuring that the payload is within the limits for the vehicle and that the permissible axle weights are not exceeded and that goods are safely loaded for transportation and delivery Ensure duties are carried out within legal requirements complying fully with the requirements of the Company Operators Licence. Ensure all scheduled deliveries are completed on time, in full on a daily basis, utilising the relevant route planning tools Deliver to customers as directed and assist with unloading and taking to final delivery point as requested. Report any problems with delivery sites. Ensure that all POD paperwork is correct and authorised, and all cash payments are collected and accounted for at the Branch Communicate all customer problems and sales opportunities to branch-based team immediately Requirements of a 7.5T Driver: Full 7.5 Tonne Driving Licence (or above) Valid Digital Tachograph Card Valid CPC/DQC Card Flexible to complete early morning starts and overtime Good customer service and communication skills If you are looking for the next step in your career and want to head towards 2019, 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! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal employment company.