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Location:Newmarket, Suffolk, England
Salary:GBP22500 - 23300 per Annum
Benefits:28 days holiday
Job Ref: JC05/11/2019
Posted: 05/11/2019
Job Description

Are you a Class 1 driver?  Confident driving Rigid and Artic Lorries? Getting driven around in circles by your current employer? Want to work for a company that rewards loyalty and long service?

If the answer is yes to all these questions then here is the role for you. We are currently working on behalf of a great company who are looking for a relief driver on a permanent basis. They are offering a great salary with great benefits.

Main Responsibilities and duties


  • Daily lorry checks
  • Continued load security and safety checks
  • Multi drop runs
  • Loading and unloading of the lorry at various drops
  • Report all accidents, delivery problems and vehicle defects to transport manager
  • Follow delivery plan
  • Ensure security of their digital tachograph card
  • Drive in accordance of road safety laws and tachograph laws

Yard duties-when not on the road

  • Picking orders in accordance to orders
  • Preparing orders for loading
  • Unloading/loading lorry
  • Keeping yard clean and tidy
  • Daily checks on Forklift

Essential skills

  • Class 1 Licence
  • Rigid and artic experience
  • Combi operator trained
  • Courteous and polite

Desirable skills

  • Forklift licence