Class 1 C+E Livestock Delivery Driver York Perm £34-£39k (1)
Gi Group
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
6d ago

Gi Group are currently looking for a Class 1 C+E Livestock Delivery Driver for a Permanent role based in York YO62

The successful candidate would be responsible for ensuring timely accurate delivery nationwide.The work is generally Monday-Friday with occasional work on a Saturday.

There are opportunities for Trampers and Day Workers.

Key duties and responsibilities of a Cat C+E Driver :

  • Ensure that daily vehicle checks are carried out
  • Oversee and check the safe loading of vehicle
  • Ensure goods are delivered in a timely manner and to the correct location
  • Accurate completion of associated paperwork
  • All tachograph laws and regulations are adhered to
  • Responsible for preparing the trailer appropriately for the transport of animals, e.g. bedding and completing C&D procedure, operating fans and decks, opening and closing of vents etc.
  • Responsible for the safe loading and unloading of pigs onto and off a trailer

    Responsible for the welfare of the pigs during transport

    Responsible for assessing fitness to travel of pigs and identifying any animals who are not fit for transport

    Responsible for dealing with casualty pigs in the correct manner

    Where relevant, responsible for the clear slap marking of pigs in the correct and safe manner

    Responsible for carrying and completing the relevant movement documentation in full

    Responsible for adhering to stocking densities relevant to the trailer in use

    The right candidates will have the following skill :

    LGV Class CE (Class 1)

    Driver CPC trained

    NPTC Level 2 Award in The Transport of Animals by Road (Preferred not Essential)

    Animal Handling Skills (Preferred not Essential)

    Safe & economical driving for efficient fuel consumption and driver behaviour i.e. harsh braking applications, idling, coasting, speeding etc.

    Good time management

    Efficient route planning

    Good interpersonal skills

    Pleasant and courteous manner to maintain the Company's reputation at all times

    Hold digital tachograph card

    Appreciation of on-farm environments

    Job Types : Full Time Permanent

    Salary : Starting at £34k Per Year Depending on Experience

    To apply for the role please send your CV or Call Tom on 01482 224114

    Drivers & logistics professionals wanted for temporary & permanent vacancies text "DRIVER" to 88802

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