Class 1 Driver Newcastle under Lyme

  • DHL
  • Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
  • 22/07/2017
Full time Curtain sided Distribution

Job Description

Class 1 Driver - Newcastle-under-Lyme x5
Newcastle-under-Lyme, England, United Kingdom
DHL Supply Chain

Primary purpose of role

Responsible for efficient transportation and delivery of products to customers using a commercial motor vehicle whilst meeting company, customer and legislative requirements

Key Accountabilities

Manual Handling
Working in a team environment
Working safely
Processing paperwork
Operating IT systems as required
Working within a physically demanding environment
Operating handheld mechanical operating equipment
Transportation and delivery of goods/products and services
Complying with legislation, company policies and procedures
Representing DHL in a professional manner to customer, public and others
Potential for hazard goods movement
Following customer procedures
Communication with Transport Team
Completion of all vehicle checks and maintenance documents
Securing of loads effectively and within the weight limits
Load checking to ensure accuracy and reporting of any shortfalls and/or damage.


Possess a Full C+E Driving Licence


Previous accountable experience of driving commercial vehicles
Ability to read, understand and follow directions/instructions
Ability to complete simple maths and count accurately
Be able to move products by means of safe manual handling in line with H&S regulations.
Fluency in English required both written and spoken.