STGO 65 Tonne Driver

Class 1 Driver
Aveley, Markham Vale, St Neots, Swadlincote, Winsford, Worksop
Posted 2 weeks ago

Explore Plant and Transport Solutions are currently recruiting for experienced and professional HGV Drivers / Class 1 drivers to work within our Specialist Fleet operating 65 Tonne Vehicles. Successful candidates will hold a HGV/LGV/C+E/Class 1 licence and ideally have experience on flat-bed, concrete / wide and abnormal loads, fabricated steel trombone trailers. You will hold a digital Tachograph card and be in possession of a DCPC card. We currently have various shift patterns available and the nature of the role does require regular nights out. In return, we offer competitive rates of pay, guaranteed hours, direct employment, pension, employee life and accident cover and professional driver uniforms and full PPE.


Worksop, Swadlincote, Aveley, Winsford,St Neots

Key accountabilities and work outputs

  • On time delivery
  • High level of health & safety
  • Completion of necessary paperwork
  • Safe delivery of product to customer
  • Positive impact on customer

Nature of the role and area of impact

  • Maintain high industry standards of safety, health and security
  • Uphold legal compliance for road transport legislation
  • Supervise the loading of the vehicle so that products are safely loaded and secured to minimise chances of damage
  • Ensure the load is correct against the customers’ orders
  • Ensure that on arrival the delivery is safe to make and respect customer’s property; if in doubt, consult with customer and / or Transport Planner
  • Check goods off with customers and obtain signature and print
  • Provide excellent customer service

Qualifications required

  • Full UK driving licence
  • 2 Years HGV driving experience
  • Current CPC
  • Driver qualification card


  • Have construction logistics knowledge / experience (desirable)
  • NPORS, CSCS Qualification


  • Be able to work in an unsupervised environment
  • Flexible approach
  • Have a responsible attitude

Skills / Knowledge

  • Be knowledgeable, have experience of and be comfortable with London driving
  • Would benefit from previous flat-bed experience and load security

Person Specification

  • A good level of understanding and comprehension of the English language / Excellent communication skills
  • Able to work under pressure

Job Features

Job CategorySpecialist Fleet

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