With over 6 years of experience working within recruitment, Gareth is experienced in covering sectors including Logistics, Oil and Gas and Shipping. Gareth’s main specialism at Swanstaff is Logistics where he manages clients looking for permanent staff on a National and International basis.
Working his way up from Resourcer to Sales Consultant to Senior Consultant and now a Team Leader, Gareth works alongside the support of his dedicated team who’s main priority is to source the best talent in the area for organisations. He is a charismatic and devoted character whose perseverance is unparallel.
What makes your approach to client and candidate care different from other agencies?
We have a rigorous candidate care plan that allows us to stay in touch with candidates via post, email, telephone and text. This strict process ensures we are following our candidate's recruitment journey from point of engaging with Swanstaff through to 3 months post placing them with one of our clients. This is one element of our process which helps set us aside from our competition.
Isle of Sheppy
£21000 - 21000 Per Annum
Transport Clerks, Debrief Operatives and Haulage Administrators! As we go into our “new normal” I’m looking for experienced and reliable candidates to join a long-standing client of mine on a permanent, full time basis! If you are an expert Driver Debriefer or have experience in dealing with in-route issues for HGV Drivers then I need to hear from you today! I am currently supporting a market-leading organisation in recruiting for a Driver Liaison Clerk who is eager to branch away from dead-end duties into a role that offers genuine career opportunities and development! This is a Monday – Friday role, however my perfect candidate will be able to work flexibly between the hours of 7am – 6pm. Job Title: Driver Liaison Clerk Location: Isle of Sheppy Salary:£21,000 per annum The Role of aDriver Liaison Clerk Coordinating the most efficient use of the nominated Drivers by daily contact Responsibility for maximising Drivers’ available hours whilst staying within working time legislation Monitoring and manage Driver performance against expectations and challenge inefficiencies or poor practices Highlight to the Team Leader any productivity concerns Update the helpdesk team on all likely or failed deliveries Monitor Driver adherence to the best practice Ensure communication with Drivers takes place daily to confirm workload and expected achievement timescales Plan Drivers to arrive for schedule maintenance on time and in-line with compliance requirements Route the Drivers in such a way to minimise any empty miles Requirements of aDriver Liaison Clerk: A good knowledge of UK geography Previous experience in Driver Liaison, Traffic Planning or Allocations role or similar A good understanding of Drivers’ working time legislation Proficient user of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel Excellent communication skills and experience of dealing with internal and external customers Experience in supporting HGV Drivers is essential If you are looking for the next step in your career? If so, get in touch with Gareth in our Head Office. This rolewill be filled quickly so get intouch today if you don’t want to miss out! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal employment company
£25441 Per Annum + Bonus
Class 2 Drivers! As temperatures riseallow me to heat up your job prospects with a hot new role that I have available in the Dartford area! Newly qualified Class 2 Driver? No problem, my client is willing to look at applications from new passes... 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, 5.00am – 14.30pm In return for your hard work, you will earn a fantastic basic salary along with bonuses of up to £375per month based on attendance and the maintenance of uniform/trucks. Job Title: HGV Class 2 Driver (Cat C) Location: Dartford Salary: £25,441per 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 EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal employment company