Chris Allsop Metal Recycling

Job title: HGV Driver Class 1 and 2 

Company: Chris Allsop Metal Recycling

Location: Lodge on the Wolds, The Fosse, Cotgrave, NG12 3HG

Hours: Mon-Fri 7:30am – 4:45pm

Salary: Competitive

Overview of the company and role: We are a friendly family run business where staff are the key to our business and service, currently looking for a Class 1 and 2 HGV driver. The ideal candidate is a friendly individual with a ‘can do’ attitude, that works well as part of a team but will also show initiative when working alone.

Key duties/responsibilities:

  • Be competent with vehicles we use – RORO lorries, Artic lorries and Skip lorries
  • Have a polite friendly persona when dealing with customers and must be calm and patient behind the wheel.
  • Deliver, exchange, or collect scrap loads safely from suppliers’ sites
  • Deliver loads to customer sites
  • Conduct daily checks on vehicles and report problems accordingly (defect reports)
  • Ensure safety attire and equipment is used at all times (where applicable).  Must ensure all loads are safe before travelling.
  • Complete relevant paperwork required for each load transferred.
  • Occasional yard duties when transport duties are quiet.
  • Any other duties as directed by the Yard Manager / Supervisor

Skills required:

  • Class 1 and 2 with a minimum 2 years’ experience
  • Can you operate safely and effectively in a large industrial environment?
  • Are you adaptable to meet business priorities?
  • Do you have good communication and customer service skills?
  • Are you organised, safety conscious and motivated?
  • Are you comfortable working outside?

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • 28 days annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • Company bonus scheme
  • 3% pension company contribution

Closing Date: 15/04/21

Please send your CV to  Ryan Lunt:  [email protected] Tel: 07866 726868.