Position Purpose :
To contribute to the safe and timely movement and transportation of clinical waste driving a range of vehicles. Working as part of the transport team to provide excellent customer service to our customers whilst ensuring all legal compliance issues regarding EU, Working Time Directive (driving hours) in conjuncture with the ADR Transport Regulations are all fully adhered too.
Providing support for the Service Manager / Service Coordinator on a day to day basis. Shift patterns any 5 from 7 including bank holiday working where required.
Key Job Activities :
To carry out journey schedules to agreed routes and timings.
To complete digital and manual documentation required by both legislation and organisational procedures in relation to driver’s hours and WTD.
To hold a relevant class of LGV licence, driver CPC card, ADR packages minimum 6.1 / 6.2 class qualification and have possession of a valid digital Tachograph card.
Comply with all statutory requirements concerning the Road Traffic Act, and other relevant legislation connected to the vehicle, driver’s hours and digital Tachograph records, vehicle weight limits and speed limits.
Comply with all reasonable management requests and operate to a high professional standard reporting any accident or incident and promptly completing all other Company documentation.
To act as customer contact at delivery points of service.
To attend training sessions and staff meetings as required.
Undertake ad hoc duties as required and display a flexible approach to working times and shift requirements.
Complete vehicle checks prior to use, and to notify any defects to the operations team verbally and by recording on appropriate documentation.
Comply with all relevant ADR / Hazardous goods legislation requirements.
To act in a polite and courteous manner to customers and road users at all times.
Work to company standard operating procedures.
Required Education : in GCSE
Experience (EMEAA) :
Relevant driving experience.
The ability to undertake heavy lifting and physically demanding work, involving the safe movement of large wheeled units on and off vehicles.
Excellent customer service skills and the confidence to interact at all levels, along with plenty of flexibility around working hours and a willingness to go that extra mile’.
Certifications and / or Licenses :
LGV Class 1 Licence (with C+E entitlement), as well as a Full Driver CPC and Digi Card, preferably linked to an ADR certificate - packages 6.1 / 6.2