Class 1 Driver - Crewe, Cheshire

Crewe, England, United Kingdom DHL Supply Chain req35119 03/01/2017
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Primary purpose of role

Responsibility for efficient transportation and delivery of products to customers using a commercial motor vehicle, meeting company, customer and legislative requirements.            

Key Accountabilities

Consider all domestic driving regulations                                                                                     

No Hazardous goods requirements                                                                                     

Follow customer specific procedures

Maintain regular contact with Transport team                                                                     

Count and check all products, compare to manifest and complete a visual check for damage

Report any excesses, shortages or damage to supervisor in a timely manner                          

Secure loads effectively and ensure loads are within the weight limits

Complete routine vehicle checks                                                                                        

Comply with appropriate working time legislation                                                               

Follow specific security procedures at all times

Qualifications

Essential

Valid Driver's licence - Correct Category                                                

Valid Driver Qualification Card                                                     

CRB Check and Credit Check  

Skills/Experiences

Essential

Previous experience of driving commercial vehicles                                                     

Knowledge of geographical area                                                  

Ability to follow work procedures and safety rules                                                      

Ability to read, understand and follow directions/instructions                                                         

Ability to count accurately and to perform simple mathematical calculations                           

Have appropriate hand, eye and foot co-ordination to effectively use mechanical handling equipment                                                 

Ability to move product which may require bending, stretching, stooping, stepping, reaching and/or lifting, in line with Health & Safety regulations                                                

Facts and Figures

  • Business Unit

    DHL Supply Chain UK

  • Travel Required

    No Business Travel

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Work Permit Required

    Yes

  • Shift Requirement

    Day time only

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