Class 2 Drivers Bathgate, West Lothian

  • JBT Haulage
  • JBT Distribution Ltd, Inchmuir Road, Bathgate, United Kingdom
  • 28/01/2018
Full time Curtain sided Distribution Class 2 (CAT C)

Job Description

Class 2 Drivers

Bathgate, West Lothian


Job Summary

Permanent, Full Time, Class 2 Drivers Required

Committed to providing first class customer service JBT are now looking for additional class 2 drivers to join our award-winning team in Bathgate.

As a driver, new or experienced, you will be responsible for the delivery and collection of our palletised customer products throughout Edinburgh, Glasgow and the surrounding areas.

Starting at around 07:30 hours each day reporting to our dedicated planning team, you’ll make around approximately 15 drops per day, making collections from our customer sites as required.

You’ll obtain signatures and, where required, electronic delivery information at each delivery point and ensure that a high standard of customer service is provided at all times.

Daily your duties will include:

  • Ensuring that products are delivered to the correct location
  • Completing daily vehicle checks ensuring that your vehicle is kept presentable and roadworthy, reporting any defects
  • Driving all vehicles in a safe manner
  • Ensuring all goods are safely secured within the vehicle
  • Identifying new customer opportunities

To be considered for this role, you must have:

  • A full LGV C (Class 2) Licence
  • Have no more than 6 penalty points. Unfortunately, we can’t consider licences with DR or DD offences.
  • Have a valid Driver Qualification Card (DQC) Driver CPC
  • Possess a valid Digital Tachograph Card
  • Physically active due to the nature of the role.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to demonstrate the highest level of professionalism

In return we offer:

  • A competitive weekly paid salary
  • Full company uniform Pension and bonus schemes Driver CPC training
  • Subsidised Class 1 licence acquisition

What happens next:

If your initial application is successful, you will be invited to Interview. On the day, we will carry out a driving assessment (on the road drive) with our driver trainer, the driving assessment will take approximately 1 hour.

Should you become successful in interview and demonstrate a level of professionalism on your driving assessment we would be happy to welcome you to the company as a Class 2 Driver

To apply for the role of Class 2 Driver, please apply via the button shown.

At JBT we recognise the difficulty in getting that first position in transport and actively encourage applications from newly qualified drivers, especially those with relevant non-lgv experience