Driver Class 1

  • Job Reference: 5163
  • Date Posted: 14 October 2020
  • Employer: Deutsche Post AG
  • Location: Newtownabbey, County Antrim
  • Salary: £11.87 to £16.75 Per Hour
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

BE AN ESSENTIAL PART OF EVERYDAY LIFE

Job Type: Driver Class 1
Shift Pattern: 5 over 7 days including day and night work
Contract Type: Permanent (Full-Time)
Customer/Location: M&S Contract, Mallusk, Newtownabbey

Do you hold a vocational Driving Licence?

Do you hold a Digital Tachograph Card and Driver's CPC Qualification Card?

Are you looking for your next career move?

At DHL we are extremely passionate about what we do, are you? We have an outstanding fleet at our disposal whereby we deliver everything from raw materials to consumables, spare parts and finished goods. We even deliver people through the patient transport network! We are without doubt the Global Leaders in Supply Chain Management and 3rd party logistics, and that makes us an essential part of everyday life! Sound good? Why not read on to find out how to join us?

What does this job involve?

  • Delivering retail goods from depot to store across NI & ROI
  • Work effectively as part of a team
  • Shunting, uncoupling/coupling and reversing a HGV
  • Work safely within the Health, safety environmental guidelines, ensure all vehicle checks are carried out prior to commencement of work
  • Demonstrate a respectful, positive attitude towards others. Behave in an honest and open manner
  • Available for night shifts

We are always looking for exceptional Drivers to join our team!

Could that be you? People are our business. Drivers are the capable, reliable hands and smiling faces of DHL. Night and Day, come rain or shine, they are committed to ensuring the safe, secure and on-time delivery of the customer's goods. First time, every time.

We are looking for Drivers who:

  • Hold a valid Driving License (Category C+E)
  • Hold a Driver CPC qualification and Digital Tachograph Card
  • Have minimum 1 year experience driving Class 1 HGV
  • Drive in a safe and efficient manner, ensuring adherence to parking, speed and road signage
  • Are flexible in approach to work
  • Work within all legal parameters of drivers hours and working time directive legislation, being fully compliant with tachograph and break requirements
  • Have basic mechanical understanding
  • Have knowledge of the geographical area

Why choose us?

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Strong career stability, friendly inclusive teams and potential to grow with the business
  • Desirable fleet/equipment available

What can we offer you in return?

As a part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of excellent benefits which could include; 20 days holiday, pension scheme, training, development and secondment opportunities and MANY MORE.

What will you need to do next?

If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.

We will ensure all of our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across Northern Ireland. We want to ensure the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.

The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure the workplace is free from discrimination and not only employees but also potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile within the organisation.