Class 2 Driver

March 4, 2024
£14 - £14

Job Description

We are seeking a highly skilled and responsible Class 2 HGV Driver to join our team in for our contracts based across All Edinburgh and The Lothians Postcodes. The ideal candidate should have a valid Class 2 HGV license and a strong commitment to safety, reliability, and professionalism. You will play a critical role in the transportation of goods, ensuring on-time deliveries and adhering to all relevant regulations.Key Responsibilities:1. Safe and Efficient Driving: Operate a Class 2 HGV vehicle in a safe and responsible manner, adhering to all traffic and safety regulations.2. Delivery and Collection: Transport goods, materials, or products to and from various locations in the Central Belt of Scotland, ensuring timely and accurate delivery and collection.3. Vehicle Inspection: Conduct pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the vehicle, reporting any maintenance or safety issues promptly.4. Documentation: Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of deliveries, collections, and any required paperwork, such as delivery notes and logbooks.5. Load Securing: Safely secure and unsecure loads to prevent shifting, spillage, or damage during transportation.6. Customer Service: Interact professionally and courteously with customers and clients when delivering or collecting goods.7. Route Planning: Efficiently plan routes, considering factors such as traffic, weather conditions, and delivery schedules.8. Communication: Maintain open and clear communication with the dispatch team, reporting any issues or delays promptly.9. Regulatory Compliance: Ensure compliance with all relevant HGV regulations, including tachograph rules, driving hours, and load weight limits.10. Vehicle Maintenance: Assist with basic vehicle maintenance and promptly report any mechanical issues to the maintenance team.11. Safety: Prioritize safety at all times, following company safety policies and practices to reduce accidents and incidents.Requirements:1. Valid Class 2 HGV license.2. Current Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC).3. Digital Tachograph Card.4. Strong knowledge of HGV driving regulations and best practices.5. Excellent driving skills and a clean driving record.6. Strong attention to detail and safety-conscious.7. Good physical fitness for loading and unloading tasks.8. Effective communication skills.9. Reliable and punctual.10. Knowledge of the Central Belt Scotland road network is a plus.11. A flexible schedule to accommodate varying delivery schedules.Benefits:1. Competitive salary and benefits package.2. Overtime opportunities.3. Job stability and opportunities for career advancement.4. Modern and well-maintained fleet of vehicles.5. Supportive and collaborative work environment.If you are a dedicated and experienced Class 2 HGV driver looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity in the Central Belt of Scotland, we encourage you to apply. Join our team and be part of a company that values safety, professionalism, and customer service.