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HGV DRIVER - CATEGORY C (NIGHT SHIFT)

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  • Glasgow
  • 09/01/2019
Full time

Job Description

Summary

HGV DRIVER - CATEGORY C (NIGHT SHIFT)

QUEENSLIE

FULL TIME (PERMANENT)

35 HOURS PER WEEK

£10.35 PER HOUR PLUS COMPANY BENEFITS (SUNDAY'S £12.08)



VARIABLE SHIFT PATTERN; (6 NIGHTS OVER 7)



MONDAY - SUNDAY: EARLIEST START 9.00PM & LATEST FINISH 9.30AM (DEPENDING ON ROUTE)

OVERVIEW

Menzies Distribution have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Category C (formally Class 2) licenced HGV Driver to join our Queenslie Retail Logistics team whom play a vital role within our business supporting our UK & Ireland operations to systematically plan, implement and control the efficient movement of goods (and storage) for our customers.

Reporting directly to the Night Shift supervisor you will be responsible for collecting and delivering Newstrade products to and from our Distribution Centres located across Scotland and Northern England.

This role is all about driving so you'll have the opportunity to drive one of our state of the art HGV's, every journey will be supported by our continued investment in technology which will free you up to deliver an uncompromised level of service to our teams and customers.

And, let's not forget, you'll be joining one of the UK's largest and most recognised distribution brands, where career, personal development and going the 'extra mile' is at the heart of our company ethos.



WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Manually unload/upload pallets/cages of Newstrade to commercial premises and to our connected distribution centres
  • Ensure security of the vehicle and goods contained during transit to customer
  • Check all goods on and off and obtain proof of delivery documentation
  • Ensure the vehicle is loaded safely and within legislation
  • All deliveries reach the customer safely, efficiently and on time
  • Ensure Tachograph legislation is adhered to
  • Adhere to company procedures and policies
  • Manage housekeeping tasks



WHAT YOU NEED

You will have a minimum of 2 years previous commercial driving experience, you must be aged 21 and over for insurance purposes, have a Category C Drivers Licence, have your Transport DCPC and an understanding of the rules and regulation around drivers' hours and working times.

You'll need an eye for detail too, to carry out safety checks and keep your HGV looking world class. Plus, you will need to be physically fit to meet the demands of a multi drop role.

HOW WE WILL REWARD YOU

In addition to a competitive remuneration package and company benefits, we provide ongoing development and learning programmes, services and support designed to help you manage and balance your work/life priorities. And we pay for annual CPC driver training and tachograph renewal.
  • Pension Scheme
  • 28 Days Annual Leave
  • Life Cover
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Eye Care


INCLUSION

At Menzies Distribution Limited, we want everyone to feel welcome, regardless of your background or needs.

If you need adjustments making to your working environment, we'll do everything we can to support you. As part of this commitment, we offer flexible working options for some of our roles.