HGV Recovery Driver

10-06-2022 10:17 AM

HGV Recovery driver (Police Vehicles)
Park Royal (London)
Salary: Up to £34,700

We're currently looking to recruit an experienced HGV Recovery driver to assist in vehicle recovery and delivery. As an HGV Recovery driver, you will be required to operate a flatbed recovery vehicle to collect and deliver a range of vehicles to selected workshops and police stations.

NB - Role is working from Tuesday to Saturday - please only apply is suitable

The Job
Reporting to the Transport Supervisor, you will be responsible for.

  • Provide prompt and professional recovery & delivery services.
  • Ensure that all vehicles are collected and delivered on time and are presented to the client in a presentable standard.
  • Participate in any training courses deemed necessary
  • Always observe company procedures regarding accidents and insurance claims and to report any such accidents.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork in line with company procedures.
  • Have good knowledge regarding Road Traffic Act and immediately notify the company of any pending endorsements or prosecutions against your licence.

The candidate
Candidates will have the following skills and experience.

  • Hold a Full C+E Licence with no more than 3 points on it and no previous disqualifications from driving.
  • Have a minimum of 2 years HGV recovery driver experience.
  • Have previous experience operating a flatbed recovery truck.
  • Have a working understanding of Tachograph & Working time directives
  • Be in possession of a Driver qualification Card with 35 completed hours of CPC training
  • Be a excellent communicator with good organisation skills.

What's on offer.

  • Basic salary of £34,700
  • Opportunity to earn more through overtime.
  • Company provides training and support

How to apply.
To apply, please call Matthew Brindley on 02393910041, or send a copy of your CV to mbrindley@astutetechnical.co.uk

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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