JOB DESCRIPTION –  HGV DRIVER

Salary: HGV Driver £10.50 per hour to include FLT license, or £9.90 without FLT qualification.

We believe our employees make a significant difference to the success of our business and we are currently recruiting for a full time HGV Driver to join our delivery team.

THE ROLE

Your main duties will include (but not be limited to) driving either 18 Tonne, 7.5 tonne or 3.5 tonne vehicles, loading products on to the vehicle, delivering products to our customers.  You must hold category C on your licence, CPC card and a digital tacho card. 

 

Our drivers are one of the public faces of our business for many customers so it is important to make a good impression and to help maintain good customer relations by being helpful and assisting in resolving any issues which might arise.

 

HOURS OF WORK & BENEFITS

You will be required to work 5 days a week Monday – Saturday inclusive. These are days shifts which will include some early morning starts (approximately 5am) and depending on the shift pattern assigned to approximately 40 hours per week. Flexibility in working patterns is therefore required, particularly during busy times or team shortages.

 

Job Type: Full-time, permanent on satisfactory completion of probationary period

THE PERSON

Good spoken and written communication skills are required and you must be able to understand and follow instructions.  All positions involve manual handling, lifting and carrying.  Although some experience is preferable, full on-the-job training will be provided.

You must be eligible to work in the UK.

 

TO APPLY: 

Send your CV via email to hr@greenhalghs.com

 

(Please quote HGV DRIVER in the subject line)

 

PLEASE ALSO STATE WHERE YOU SAW THIS VACANCY IN YOUR APPLICATION along with your current salary details, if applicable. 

 

Alternatively you can download an application form and send it to:

Human Resources, Greenhalgh’s Craft Bakery, Crescent Road, Lostock, Bolton BL6 4BU

OR contact Human Resources on 01204 673835

 

Once we have received your details, successful applicants will be invited for a local interview following our selection process. If you require any further information please contact our Human Resources department on 01204 673835

 

No recruitment agencies – direct applicants ONLY

 

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ABOUT US:

Greenhalgh’s Craft Bakery Limited is a large, well established family business which has been producing craft bakery goods for over 60 years. We are an award-winning company with a strong reputation and a passion for craft baking. With over 60 retail outlets across the North West, we also have a large high-volume operational site at our head office in Bolton and a further modern production facility nearby. As well as our valued retail customers, our corporate clients range from large supermarket chains to well-known leisure outlets, as well as sporting arenas, hotels and restaurants and many more besides. Alongside quality, hygiene and meeting customer demands are of the utmost importance.

 

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At Greenhalgh’s Craft Bakery Limited we take your privacy seriously. If you submit your CV and/or contact details to us in application to one of our vacancies, we will use this information to process your application and assess your suitability for the role. Application decisions are not automated.

 

All information will be held securely and retained in accordance with regulatory requirements. Your information will not be shared for marketing purposes outside of the Company. Further information relating to how your data is used and stored can be found on our website: www.greenhalghs.com

 

You have the right to have your data amended or removed from our records. Please contact us for further information on how to do this.

 

Please note that, unfortunately, due to the high levels of applications received, we are usually only able to respond to candidates who are successfully selected for interview. If you have not received an invitation to interview within four weeks of application, you may assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please note that we will not normally contact you if you are not successful in the first round of interview stages. Your information will not be retained for any longer than is necessary in relation to the application and employment process.

 

We are an inclusive employer with equality, diversity and fairness at the heart of our values. We welcome applications from individuals from all different backgrounds and are committed to promoting fair participation and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants.

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