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Shunter Driver

Ref: SHUNT00001
Job Type:Temporary
Salary: £10.04 ph
Location: Hartlepool
Closing Date:


Job Description

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Gem Premium People recruitment who are currently trading as a recruitment business, our client based in Wynyard is looking to recruit a Shunter Driver to join their growing team on a Temp to Perm basis. Reporting to the Operations Manager, the ideal candidate will undertake the safe movement of vehicles in the yard in accordance with Company and site procedures, collect trailers from Port, and ensure vehicles are safe and in good condition performing routine vehicle maintenance.

The role will involve:

• Move trucks on/off docks and around the yard as required.
• Provide driver cover/duties as necessary.
• Ensure all vehicles are secure.
• Couple up trailers as required.
• Maintain sufficient levels of fuel.
• Collate vehicle data as required.
• Inspect vehicles for damage.
• Perform basic vehicle maintenance as required.
• Perform yard checks as required
• To ensure that all Security, Health & Safety, customer and Company procedures are complied with.
• Ensure all working areas are kept tidy and secure at all times.
• Perform ad hoc duties as required.
• Undertake all other tasks as reasonably requested by management

Your Experience:

1. Must possess a Class 1 Drivers licence.
2. Provide a PNC check as required.
3. Have full CPC Card
4. Undertake eye tests as required.
5. Provide appropriate documentation to support required health checks.

Hours of work are 4 on/4 off rotational days & nights 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. days, 6 p.m. - 6 a.m. Nights. Hourly rate: days £ 10.04 per hour nights £ 11.12.