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HGV Inspector/Driver

  • Fresh Jobs
  • Cardiff
  • 13/01/2019
Full time

Job Description


Self-employed HGV Inspector/Driver

Fancy a change from a normal HGV driving job?

Vmoves are looking for individuals, with a can-do attitude, patience, an eye for detail, and a true understanding of what customer service is.

We require Inspector Drivers to appraise a variety of HGV vehicles and deliver them across the UK.

Inspection experience would be an advantage, but not necessary as full training is offered.

Daily expected payments range between £95 - £120, dependent on licence and region and depending on the number of vehicles inspected and delivered per day, we also pay up to £60 for overnight fees.

This self-employed position allows you to be your own boss and to choose your own working days between Monday - Saturday.

Beginning from home you will:

Be fully prepared with the equipment offered
Make independent travel arrangements to the inspection points
Be ready to help and service our customers and be prepared just in case you need to stay out over night
When you arrive at the customer location you will:

Inspect customer's vehicles thoroughly - You may be required to inspect a batch of vehicles
Record the vehicle condition and Image damage using a smart phone, which can be provided
Be friendly, professional and assist the customer with any questions
Ensure the customer is satisfied and ask them to sign the inspection report on the smart phone
Drive the vehicle safely to its destination
At the end of the day:

Depending on the plan, either go home, or stay out overnight near to where your next inspection commences the following day. Some vehicles may have sleeper cabs
Discuss your day with our planner and support team to ensure you are ready for the next day's work
What do you need?

A full driving licence with no more than 6 penalty points and with no DR, CD, DD, or TT99 endorsement codes
At least 6 months experience in driving HGV vehicles
Be presentable, flexible and have good communication skills
The ability to conduct yourself in a professional manner
A commitment to providing excellent customer service
A valid driver CPC and digi-tacho card
The ability to pass a DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check
What can you expect in return?

A large pool of work
The opportunity to inspect and drive a wide variety of vehicles
Flexibility to choose the days you want to work
See a lot of the country, inspections can be anywhere between Aberdeen and Plymouth
Variety - rarely travel the same route twice
An accountancy support package available with a third-party provider
A self-billing system
Invoices paid weekly