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Class 2 Driver/Construction worker

Braintree, Essex
£35,000 to £40,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Are you looking for more than just driving? Have you got experience in construction work? Are you looking to continue or gain experience in the trade industry? At Driver Hire Chelmsford and Harlow we are currently recruiting for a Class 2 Driver/Construction worker for our client based in the Braintree area. This is an exciting opportunity to either continue working within the trade industry OR to begin an exciting new career! This position is split between 2 roles which involves both HGV driving duties and construction duties. Jobs undertaken as a driver Getting the lorry to and from site Filling in defect report and reporting any issues Making sure the lorry is loaded correctly and in line with legislations General upkeep of vehicle Ad blue, cleaning the vehicle, washer fluid etc. Checking all equipment is safe, working and loaded in the lorry Setting up lorry on arrival to site pulling hoses to furthest point, setting up water, carrying equipment to and from work area etc On a daily basis you can expect to drive to site (1 to 2 jobs per day), complete screed work, then drive back. Depending on the location of the job, you should expect 50% of your day to be HGV driving and 50% construction work. Please be aware that although most of the work will be covering the southeast, work will also involve driving into London. Due to the nature of the position the ideal candidate will offer the following: Be physically fit (heavy lifting involved) Flexibility to work weekends Be an exceptional team player and incredibly hard working Offer experience driving a 32T vehicle Preferably the New Start will also hold all / any of the following qualifications / cards: CSCS (higher salary if has) CPCS Allmi Hiab This is a fantastic opportunity working for an excellent company with great benefits including Company Pension, Bonus Scheme, Life Insurance Cover etc. Full training and support will also be provided. Working Hours: Minimum 40 hour week, includes some Saturdays and overtime (not guaranteed) Usual working hours are 6am 4pm, 5 days a week Includes some (not many) Saturday work. If you do work a Saturday you will generally have the following Monday off. Salary: Temporary (First 12 weeks): With Hiab: With holiday pay included £16.81ph + O/T and weekend rate Without holiday pay included £15ph + O/T and weekend rate Without Hiab: With holiday pay included £14.56ph + O/T and weekend rate Without holiday pay included £13ph + O/T and weekend rate Once Transferred permanent: Starting on £35,000 per annum Up to £40,000 per annum e
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  • Job Reference: 705459063-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Driver Hire
    Driver Hire
  • Location: Braintree, Essex
  • Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent