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Class 1 Night Trunk Driver

Salary: £29,000

Location: Rotherham

Job type: Permanent

Category: Rotherham

Courier Logistics have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Class 1 Night Trunk Driver to deliver and collect freight between our depot in Rotherham and our hub in Birmingham, adhering to specific arrival and departure times. Working on a full time, permanent basis, you will receive a competitive salary of £29,000 per annum. Working hours: Monday to Friday (nights) between 19.00 - 06.00 Daily vehicle and load checks must be completed with any defects reported to the Shift Managers. Established in 1994, Courier Logistics started with two small ageing vans and one big ambition to succeed. With year on year growth, we now employ over 100 staff and have a turnover in excess of £10 million. Our vision for the future is to continue to increase our customer base whilst maintaining a personal service and meeting our “on time, every time” commitment to collection and delivery. Customers are gained and retained through consistently high levels of professional service and value for money. The Class 1 Night Trunk Driver role: - Safe transportation of freight to and from our distribution centres - To maintain safe working practices at all times. - To maintain security of all the networks freight at all times. - To present at all times a smart and professional attitude to the customer. What will your responsibilities be as Class 1 Night Trunk Driver? - Complete vehicle checks before departing. - Ensure load is safe and secure to travel, reporting any anomalies to relevant supervisors Curtains closed correctly. - Driving hours and breaks adhered to. - Driver speeding/compliance always adhered to. - Park and secure trailer after it has been tipped – daily ensuring any loose pallets and wrap are removed once back at the depot. - PPE MUST BE WORN AT ALL TIMES, this includes, hi viz, steel toe capped boots and where applicable a hard hat.  Physical appearance must be neat and tidy. - Vehicle security, condition and checks reporting any issues or defects immediately. - Courier Logistics policies and procedures to be adhered to at all times. Health and Safety - Snap Shot Risk Assessments and Safe Systems of work to be undertaken at all times. - Safe transportation of goods - Reporting of breakages and spillages - Reporting of Health and Safety hazards, incidents or accidents immediately to you Shift Manager. As our Class 1 Night Trunk Driver you’ll receive a number of benefits including: - 22 days holiday per year pro rata plus statutory holidays - Westfield Health Scheme - Work Place Pension - Cycle to work scheme - Vending machines hot /cold drinks and snacks - On Site parking COVID-19 considerations: Disposable face masks, disposable gloves, alcohol wipes and hand sanitiser provided. Covid- 19 risk assessments and safe systems of work are in place. If you feel you have the skills and experience to become our Class 1 Night Trunk Driver then please click “Apply” today


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