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Class2 Driver /Handler

Class2 Driver /Handler
Location: Ashford
Salary: Between - £25k - £26k per annum
Benefits: 6% Pension - company contribution, Dental care, Uniform, loyalty bonus (after 2 years service), 20 days holiday per year (increasing by 1 day per year to a maximum of 25 days after 2 years service)
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time (Monday - Friday 45 hours per week, 9 hours per day, 1 hour paid lunch )

Rhenus High Tech is a specialist logistics solutions company providing specialist transport, engineering, warehousing, and management for medical, computer, print, and other hi-tech industries.

We are looking to recruit a Class 2 Driver/Handler to join our team based in Ashford, Middlesex TW15 (near Heathrow Airport).

Day-to-day driving of various vehicles within the UK, delivering, offloading, positioning, and installation of Customer equipment as required.

Main Activities
, General driving duties as required within the UK in any class of vehicle up to that permitted by the driving licence
, Vehicle checks in line with the Staff Handbook & the reporting of defects and all accidents/incidents and near-hits
, Loading and Unloading of vehicles ensuring correct equipment is loaded and all goods are checked, secure, and fit for transit
, Delivery, offloading, positioning, and installing as required for various customer jobs
, Manual handling, carrying, lifting, and installation as required of customer equipment
, Maintaining and cleaning of vehicles as required
, Completing delivery paperwork, timesheets, and other paperwork as required for each job
, If nominated Team Leader of the job you will be required to be responsible for the supervision and guidance of your assistants and ensure Safety Briefings take place
, Maintain the standards of the company as defined in ISO9001 and ISO14001
, You may be required to undertake other tasks in line with the needs of the business
, On occasion you may be asked for your availability to work night shifts and at the weekend
, Responsible for escalating training needs on an ongoing basis

Key Skills and Experience
, Experienced driver with a category C licence and full CPC Card
, Experience in the transportation and delivery of high tech, high-value systems would be beneficial
, Must be flexible with regards to hours
, Ability to complete required timesheets and paperwork as required
, Experience in dealing directly with customers contacts and good communication skills
, Good team member with a flexible and can-do attitude
, Knowledge of Health and Safety legislation
, Knowledge of Tachograph legislation
, Knowledge of the Working Time Directive

To be considered for this position, please click ‘Apply' to submit your CV and covering letter detailing why you think you are suitable for this position.

All applications must be submitted by 17:30hrs on 20th August 2021

If you do not hear from the HR Department within 2 weeks of submitting your application, then you have not been successful on this occasion.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
  • Location: Feltham, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Travel
  • Recruiter: 2MES
  • Tel: 02392 387722
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  • Posted: 2021-07-23 17:06:50 -

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