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Tuesday, 7 April 2020

ForFarmers are recruiting HGV Driver across the UK

HGV Driver (Casual Contract), ForFarmers
We are currently recruiting HGV drivers on a casual basis across various locations in the UK to assist with our commitment of bringing food to the table, and our continued demand to provide animal feeds to farms throughout the country. Our mill locations are Exeter , Portbury , Radstock , Carmarthen , Bury St Edmunds , Burston , Newcastle-Under-Lyme , Selby , Preston and Penrith. It is preferable that you have experience in the agricultural industry or a similar environment and have operated various feed delivery systems previously.
You will be responsible for 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.

Tasks and responsibilities
  • HGV 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.

Essential Skills Required
  • HGV Class C+E licence (minimum C).
  • Ownership of a digital Tachograph Card.
  • Driver certificate of Professional Competency.
  • Regular driving of HGV’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.

Are you the driver we are looking for?
If so, please send your CV with a covering letter through this link ( ) or through the ‘apply’ button.

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