HGV Driver

HGV Driver

Beeswax Dyson Farming is a hugely diverse farming business with a long-term vision to improve our soils and act as a beacon of innovation in the development of agricultural technology. Due to the expansions of our operations we are recruiting an HGV driver on a variable hours contract to work across our sites. The role will involve weekend work, holiday cover and nights.

 

Main Duties/Responsibilities

  • Haulage of bulk commodities and liquid from our farms to internal stores and customers, the business harvests crop 10 months of the year with the bulk moved via HGV.
  • Managing your own workload under the supervision of the Haulage Coordinator in accordance with all working time legislation applicable to your position.
  • Demonstrate a proactive attitude and commitment to health and safety.
  • Complete all required paperwork in a well presented and timely manner.
  • Weighing products in and out of store, meeting delivery deadlines, and ensuring the correct maintenance of vehicles.
  • Coordination with the Farming and AD teams to ensure efficient operation of the haulage department.
  • Ensure the high standard of appearance of Beeswax vehicles is maintained inside and out.
  • Compliance with the Beeswax driver’s handbook, reporting of defects, other haulage and driving duties as required.

 

Person specification

  • 5 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Experience and knowledge of tipping.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Professional manner.
  • Proactive and flexible approach to work.
  • Willing to take responsibility and ownership for tasks.
  • Ability to work under own initiative but also as part of the wider Beeswax team.
  • To hold a current UK driving licence with full CE entitlement to included CPC qualification.
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