Flexible National Tramper Driver
Wanted: Keen and committed drivers to deliver excellent customer service, responsible for the safe delivery of products on farm. Do you have a C+E licence? Do you enjoy driving and working independently? Are you happy to work flexibly with the option for overtime? Then apply for this position at ForFarmers, the largest animal feed company in Europe.
Location Preston, full time
What will you do?
As a driver you will be delivering our customer orders, directly to farm, accurately and on time. Building strong relationships between departments, and with customers, to ensure you have the ability to resolve queries wherever possible. You will be a champion of safe working, and eco-driving. Position involves supporting Forfarmers Sites UK wide and driving a variety of vehicles.
Tasks and responsibilities:
LGV Driving: - All legal requirements to be met fully. Consideration for other road users and members of the public. Clear, accurate completion of tachograph records, manual entries and defect reports. Vehicles to be operated within relevant speed and weight limits at all times.
Feed Delivery: - Accurate, safe working on customers farms. Care to be taken at all times to achieve correct bins for feed and UFAS compliance. Safety of farm employees, children and stock are paramount. Damage to buildings or other property to be avoided.
Paperwork: - All delivery records, cleaning records, defect reports etc., to be completed accurately, in full and on time.
Health & Safety: - Comply fully with company & customer health and safety policies.
Environment: - Fully adhere to rules set out in the site IPPC, comply with company environment policy and assist the transport manager to improve the site EMS.
Your CV shows:
Qualification:- C+E licence
Ownership of a digital Tachograph Card
Driver certificate of Professional Competency.
Regular driving of LGV’s.
Fluent in English: Constant communication with colleagues and customers
Excellent communication skills
Ability to comply with legislation
Ability to demonstrate the highest level of professionalism
- Various shift patterns would be considered
- Flexibility between curtain side and bulk blowing vehicles required (Experience preferred but not essential as training will be provided)
- Must be happy to travel between sites for nights out (Tramping)
- One truck for your shift each week (Will vary site to site)
- Attractive night out payments offered
- Job variety due to working in different parts of the country