12 x Class 2 Temp to perms, Immediate Start, Yeovil. Up to £16.25 per hour

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Yeovil, Somerset
  • Job Ref: 125/00170
  • Salary: 11.00 - £16.25 per hour

Driver Hire Taunton & Bridgwater have a fantastic opportunity for 12 x Class 2 / Cat C drivers to join our client on a Temp to Perm basis in Yeovil, Somerset. Our client is a leading laundry supplying clean linen to the hospitality sector to include Hotels, B&B’s and Holiday camps throughout the the South West / South Wales along with workwear items to businesses in a similar geographical area. They are experiencing an increase in demand from their clients now that restrictions are being lifted from the recent COVID lockdown.

Key duties to include:

  • Delivery of clean linen / workwear items to sites on a set route
  • Collection of items that require cleaning and take back to the laundry
  • All items are caged or bagged for delivery / collection
  • To drive the vehicle in accordance with Highway code and all legislation related to the Transport
  • Full training / induction is given by our client

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all items are delivered accurately as per delivery notes and are signed off
  • Return all completed paperwork to the Transport office
  • Collections are securely loaded on to the vehicle to take back to the Laundry
  • Vehicle checks are carried out prior to the shift commencing, reporting any defects to the Transport Manager
  • To communicate any daily delays / issues  to the Transport office whilst out on the road

As a Class 2 driver you will:

  • Have a valid UK Cat C driving licence
  • An up to date Driver CPC qualification card & Digital Tachograph card
  • Be available to work some weekends as they work a 4 on 2 off rota pattern
  • To be able to demonstrate experience in multi drop delivery work (up to 10 drops per route)
  • Require good communication skills as you will have direct contact with their clients when delivering / collecting

Hours of work & Pay:

  • Shift patterns worked are 4 on 2 off – 2 shifts operated AM & PM each day
  • Start times for AM shift are from 05.00 hrs to 06.30 hrs
  • Start times for PM shift are from 12.00 hrs to 16.00 hrs
  • Pay rates are from £11.00 per hour to £16.25 per hour (depending on which days of the week being worked)
  • All wages are paid via our in house payroll (PAYE) each week
  • Holiday accrued from the first shift worked

To apply, send your CV to taunton@driverhire.co.uk or call 01823 332100 to arrange an appointment

Driver Hire Taunton & Bridgwater are proud that we have remained open during the COVID crisis and our candidates have supported our clients during the pandemic ensuring that deliveries have been carried out as required. We have many opportunities throughout Somerset for NLGV, C1, Cat C & C+E driving positions along with Non driving roles

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