Driver Class 1 Minworth

  • Kuehne & Nagel Group
  • Minworth, United Kingdom
  • 03/12/2017
Full time Class 1 (CAT C+E)

Job Description

Job Title: Driver Class 1
Location: Minworth


Your tasks and responsibilities:

  • Conducting a full inspection of vehicle and trailer operation prior to departure from site
  • The security of the vehicle, trailer and load
  • Ensuring that all delivery procedures are accurately followed in line with company and customers procedures
  • Ensuring all company documentation and equipment is returned to the transport office daily
  • Ensuring Health and Safety requirements are met within company and legal frameworks so that there is a safe and hygienic environment
  • Reporting any issues regarding any aspect of the delivery, including vehicle and trailer defects, to the
  • Transport office
  • Maintaining a high level of hygiene and housekeeping within the depot and maintain the same policy for the vehicle and trailer allocated for the daily duties
  • Complying with and ensuring driver’s hours regulations, working time directive and tachographs are in line with the current legislation and company procedures

Your skills and experience:

  • Valid driving licence for vehicle being driven
  • CPC licence
  • Good knowledge of UK road system
  • A good working knowledge of EU driving regulations and Working Time Directive Legislation
  • Good communication skills
  • A basic standard of literacy and numeracy
  • The ability to work to agreed targets and KPI’s
  • Personal drive, be self-motivated, target driven, reliable and flexible
  • A focus on accuracy and attention to detail


With more than 74,000 employees at 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world's leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, with a clear focus on providing IT-based supply chain management.