Class C Driver (HGV CLASS 2)

Ruskim Seafoods Ltd
Newcastle upon tyne
Competitive + Bonus
15 Nov 2017
29 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Class 2 Driver - Newcastle Upon Tyne , offering a competitive salary + bonus.

Permanent Opportunity.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established leading company who is a leading importer and distributor of Seafood, meat and poultry into the UK markets. 

The role of Class 2 Driver:

Operating from the Newcastle  site these roles will suit customer focused, trustworthy and hard working individuals.  You will be responsible for making deliveries to their customers on a daily basis with a professional attitude at all times.

The ideal Driver:

You will need to be physically fit as the role will include lifting some heavy items. You will also need to be  punctual, hardworking and trustworthy.

To be considered for this position, you must be able to drive both manual and automatic vehicles and have a good knowledge of both analogue and digital tachograph units. You will be required to have a good understanding of Drivers Hours and the Working Time Directive rules and regulations and hold a valid driving licence with the required qualification to drive the relevant class of vehicle and have no more than 3 penalty points. A current Driver CPC qualification must also be held and evidence of this will be requested at the interview stage.

The right candidate maybe considered for Class 1 qualification in the future if they prove to be an asset to the company. This would only be considered if the correct approach is maintained over an appropriate length of time and the selected individual is able to excel within their job role.

About The Company:

We specialise in the import of frozen seafood, meat and poultry distributing from depots located throughout the UK and Ireland. With 80 refrigerated delivery vehicles our 3,000 customer base includes wholesalers, retailers and restaurants.