7.5t / C1 Driver – Chard, Immediate start, Mon – Fri. From £11.00 per hour + Overtime

  • Job ref: 125/00202
  • Type: Contract, Full Time, Seasonal
  • Location: Chard, Somerset
  • Salary: £11.00 - £13.75 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Taunton & Bridgwater
  • Date posted: 14 October 2021

Job details

  • Contract
  • Full Time
  • Seasonal
  • Chard, Somerset
  • Job Ref: 125/00202
  • Salary: 11.00 - £13.75 per hour

Driver Hire Taunton & Bridgwater are seeking to recruit a 7.5t / Cat C1 driver to support our client for a 6 month contract with an immediate start date. Our client is a leading supplier of winter fuel (Coal, logs etc) supplying garage forecourts and domestic homes on set routes in Somerset, Devon & parts of Dorset.

Key responsibilities:

  • Accurate delivery of heating products to domestic homes and forecourts (Bagged Coal, Logs, Kindling wood etc) up to 25 kg bags
  • Completion of daily delivery notes
  • To work within all transport related legislation to include Driver hours, working time directive etc
  • Carryout daily vehicle checks and report any defects to the duty manager
  • Drive the vehicle in accordance with the Highway code and other road users

As a 7.5t / Cat C1 driver, you will have:

  • A valid UK Cat C1 licence
  • An up to date CPC driver qualification card & Digital tachograph card
  • Due to the nature of the role, handballing bags of coal up to 25 kg bags, you will need to be physically fit
  • Able to carryout up to 12 deliveries per fixed route
  • A good work ethic and customer service skills

Hours of work & Pay

  • Working hours are 07.00 hrs to 17.00 hrs, Monday to Friday
  • Some Occasional Saturday mornings will be required for work
  • Pay rates start from £11.00 per hour, with Overtime after 40.00 hrs each week (PAYE)
  • Weekly paid
  • 28 days Paid Annual leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • On line payslips
  • Pension contribution (after qualifying period)

Full induction to cover Health & Safety along with product identification.

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


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