LGV Driver

Dextra Group plc is the largest privately owned lighting manufacturer in the UK. With over 40 years experience, our commitment to total service and in continuous investment enables us to be at the cutting edge of luminaire development, whilst remaining competitive, efficient and client focused. The transport department require an enthusiatic, self motivated and flexible individual to join our drivers and fleet of vehicles to support our ' Just in Time' manufacturing ethos.

Main duties & responsibilities

  • Delivery of Dextra Group Goods to customers in both the UK and EU countries.
  • Collection of raw materials and components from suppliers.
  • Collection of waste lighting and lamps from Dexreco customers.
  • Load and unload you own vehicle with a TMF (Training will be given).
  • Compliance with the Drivers’ hours rules Regulation (EC)561/2006.
  • Compliance with the Working time rules Directive 2002/15/EC.
  • Compliance with all traffic Regulations / Restrictions and FORS.
  • Record a weekly time sheet and maintain tachograph records.
  • General maintenance and cleanliness of allocated vehicle.
  • Communicating with internal and external customers.
  • Handling delivery notes.
  • Route planning.
  • Security of allocated vehicle and the load.
  • Follow all Quality Control guidelines set by the Company.
  • Follow the requirements of the Company’s ISO Procedure.
  • Follow the Company’s Health and Safety Policy, work instructions & safe systems of work.

Post Requirements

  • LGV cat C licence.
  • LGV cat C + E licence (desirable but not essential).
  • Current CPC and digital tachograph card.
  • Valid passport (desirable but not essential).
  • Knowledge of Road Transport Directive and current drivers hours.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Smart appearance.
  • Flexible approach to work and start times with overnights required.