Pontefract is a historic market town in the Wakefield District of West Yorkshire, England, near the A1 (or Great North Road) and the M62 motorway. Historically part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, it is one of the five towns in the metropolitan borough of the City of Wakefield and had a population of 30,881 at the 2011 Census. Pontefract's motto is Post mortem patris pro filio, Latin for "After the death of the father, support the son", a reference to the English Civil War Royalist sympathies. Pontefract lies in close proximity to the A1 and the M62. Bus transport is provided by Arriva Yorkshire, the main hub in the town for this being Pontefract bus station. The town has direct rail connections with Leeds, Wakefield, Goole, Castleford, York and Sheffield from the town's three railway stations; Pontefract Monkhill, Pontefract Tanshelf and Pontefract Baghill. The closest airports are Leeds Bradford and Doncaster Sheffield.
HGV Class 1 Driver - Pontefract
£28788 - £33278 per annum
PERMANENT ROLE - Monday to Friday – Full Tramper – Up too £33,278.88pa We are looking for a committed and reliable Class 1 bulk tanker Relief Drivers, delivering construction materials, predominantly bulk & bagged cement based out of Pontefract. £11.53ph – Rate of Pay £14.42ph - for hours worked on a Saturday £17.93ph - for hours worked on a Sunday and bank holiday Shift pattern - Monday to Friday with 1 in 4 Saturday’s (Rota) Start times between 04.00 – 06.00 4 Nights out a week £25 per night out Basic Salary - £28,788.88pa – Based on 48 hours a week and no uplifts Potential Salary - £33,278.88pa - Based on 48 hours and 4 nights out per week Experience as a Bulk tanker driver is preferred however full training is provided. What we expect from our drivers: You will support several depots in the Hope Valley / North Midland areas to deliver Bulk Cement to construction sites You will be responsible for the accurate and timely movement and delivery of our customers’ products, servicing the Construction sector. Ensuring all documentation is completed accurately with attention to detail. Adhering to safe working practices to ensure the safety of yourself and others at all times. Complying with all relevant legislation in line with Drivers Hours and Working Time Directive requirements (opt out available). Experience & Qualifications: Must hold a valid HGV LGV Class 1 licence Must hold a valid Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (DCPC Card) Must hold a Digital Tachograph card Must not have more than 6 points on licence Must have a minimum of 12 months Class 1 driving experience Must be fully flexible on working hours Possess excellent customer facing awareness Good timekeeper and able to work unsupervised. Enthusiastic and reliable with a commitment to delivering 1st class customer service. Must have good communication skills and a flexible ‘can do’ attitude to work. Must have a good geographical knowledge. Full bulk tanker training will be provided £500 for recommending a driver friend and your friend also gets £250 If you have what it takes to be part of this winning team please APPLY ON LINE
Class 1/HGV 1/Cat C+E/LGV 1 drivers NIGHTS
£13.55 per hour, Benefits: Overtime after 42 hours @ £17.62ph
Meridian Business Support are looking to recruit NIGHT Class1/HGV 1/Cat C+E drivers for our client based in South Elmsall. New assessments have been created to recruit drivers looking to work for one of the most recognised clothing and home furnishings companies in the country. About the role: You will: Deliver our clients goods to RDC's nationally. Single man and double man work. (TRUNKING) Be responsible for the safe, efficient and economic driving for both delivery and collection activities, ensuring these are on time and in excellent condition. Complete all documentation relevant to your role. Ensure that your vehicle is safe and legally compliant. Adhere to driving regulations as laid out by the client. About you: You will: Have a C+E Entitlement for a minimum of 24 months, a minimum of 6 months continuous LGV driving experience, No more than 6 points, Digi card and DCPC. Be organised and thorough with a good eye for detail. Have good communication skills. Be punctual and able to time manage own schedule. Be positive, flexible and punctual. Have previous experience in a driving role. Be provided with 5 days paid training. No handball will be involved as work will be trunking deliveries. Rates of Pay: PAYE Drivers £13.55ph - Overtime £17.62ph After 12 weeks PAYE Drivers £14.32ph - Overtime £18.62ph Possible permanent contracts can also be offered after a successful qualifying period. Hours: Shift start times from 18:00 - 01:30 Driving assessments will be required prior to starting. Benefits: Fully Paid Induction. Free car parking on site. Full training provided. Possible opportunities for temp to perm. Opportunities for overtime. Apply Now for immediate assessments. Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Business.