HGV Class 1
You may not have heard of us, but we’re sure you’ve tried our products because we supply food for the all the major supermarkets in the UK.
We produce and deliver sandwiches, wraps, rolls, pasta salads, couscous salads, bircher pots and toasties for some of the biggest retailers in the UK including Starbucks, Aldi, Co-op and the Munch brand sold in WH Smith travel outlets.
We are looking for HGV Class 1 Drivers with AM or PM starts working from the Hatfield depot with immediate starts and over time oppertunities.
Competative day rates of pay with 5 day (8hrs a day ) or 4 day week (10hrs a day )
What you'll be doing
To deliver goods in a safe , effecient and timely manner
directly liaise with customer delivery points
Portray a professional branded image to all our customers
To liaise and maintain excellent relationships with internal and external customers
Obtain signed or electronic POD'S
Complete necessary transport administrationat start, during and end of shift
Drive in a fuel efficient and safe manner
Full compliance with all EU Driver Hours and RTD Regulations
Ensure goods are transported within correct temperature specifications
Ensure all equipment is used in line with the safe systems of work
Pre and post vehicle checks are completed and any defects reported in the correct manner
What we’re looking for
If this sounds like you, join us and grow with Greencore, and be a part of driving our future success.
Will have driven for 180 days in the last 12 months in the category of vehicle he or she is intending to drive
Have no unspent endorsements other than endorsements for speeding and or parking offences to a maximum of 6 points
Compliant with Driver Certificate of Professional Competence
Have no convictions (spent or otherwise) for careless/dangerous driving or driving under the influence of drink or drugs - convictions for CD/DD-DR/DD within the last 5 years
Be fully conversant with the requirements of EC Directive 561/2006 and 3821/85 and strictly obey the requirements of the law related to Drivers Hours and Tachograph systems. The same should apply to working time regulations.
Have reasonable knowledge of the UK Highway Code and be able to read and understand written instructions displayed on road signs.
Display a reasonable understanding of the legal restrictions applied to Large Goods Vehicles particularly : Bridge height warning signs, yelow box junctions and restricted zones - London Congestion Charging / London Lorry ban.
What you’ll get in return
- Competitive salary and job-related benefits
- Pension up to 8% matched
- Company share save scheme
- Greencore Qualifications
- Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform
Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.