Well established transport company specialising in the overnight national distribution of temperature controlled fresh produce to wholesale fruit and vegetable markets
Due to ongoing development, we are looking to recruit permanent LGV Class 1 (articulated) lorry drivers to become part of the team. You will need to be licensed to drive LGV Class 1 (category C + E), possess a valid 'Digi-card' and hold a Driver CPC qualification.
The job will mainly consist of wholesale market deliveries during the night throughout the UK from our distribution centre based near Marden in Kent.
Shifts; Sun-Thurs/Friday or Mondays-Friday/Saturday (5+1 based shifts)
Nights out; Average 1-3 trips away from base each week*
* Nights away can be unpredictable due to daily volumes etc, this position would therefore not suit applicants who are looking to be away from base all week.
Daily deliveries & collections of fresh produce within the South East area
Assisting warehouse with unloading/loading of vehicles
Shift; Mon - Friday + alternate Sundays
We are looking for professional drivers with a good level of English both spoken and written.
Class 1 licence (C+E) Large Goods vehicle (articulated lorry)
Exemplary accident record
Flexible / Adaptable
Sound understanding of current tachograph / WTD legislation
Must have valid digital tachograph card & Driver Qualification card (CPC)
Ability to work without direct supervision
Knowledge of Road Transport Directive and current drivers hours
Highly maintained modern fleet of vehicles
Very competitive weekly paid wages. Wages have been subject to a significant increase April 2019
Monthly bonus scheme
Opportunity to earn an excellent income.
Dedicated truck per driver
Please send your CV using the apply online button or call 01580 893714
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