The HGMS team supply HGV and van drivers for a national corporation of builders that are geographically spread across the UK. The clinet has over 1000 branches that are located throughout Bradford. As a team, we strive to source qualified Class 2 HGV drivers throughout Bradford.
HGMS is a customer centric driven workforce that work to deliver building supplies in a meticulous and timely manner. As an employee, we expect a unique personal experience to be delivered each and every client. Each team member is personally interviewed by a member of the HGMS team at a local branch in Bradford.
As a privately owned business, HGMS works for Saint – Gobain Building Distribution group and its multiple brands like Jewson, Graham, Minster, Gibbs & Dandy, Ideal Bathrooms, Fraser, Tile Group etc.
Our goal for our company is to offer a wholly individualized client experience in the most satisfactory way. We offer a competitive package including leading pay rates for HGV drivers in Bradford. We strive for excellence and we look for no less in our applicants. Characteristics like self – motivation, responsible, working under limited supervision, and a good attitude will be greatly rewarded in this field of work.
If you are someone who aspires to work for us, you can do so by clicking on the Apply Now button and then filling in the contact information required. Once that step has been completed, a team member will be in contact with you in order to arrange a phone interview, this lasts about twenty minutes. If your phone interview is successful a face to face interview will be scheduled at a one of our branches throughout Bradford.
Applying to work for HGMS has been made simple. We are recruiting HGV drivers in Bradford and if you believe you have the required skills to carry out this type of work apply today using our online contact form. Simply enter some initial contact information and one of our team will phone you to arrange an initial interview. This interview last for about 20 minutes and is carried out over the phone. Should you be successful at this stage we will arrange a face to face meeting with yourself at a local branch in Bradford to discuss the job and package available in more detail.
What Is The Expected Working Radius In Bradford?
When you begin working for HGMS as a HGV driver you will be assigned a home branch in Bradford or the surrounding areas. requirements may mean that you are required to work out of different areas in close by and you could be assigned to work in any branch within a 30 mile radius from your home branch with prior warning.
HGV Working Hours
An employee can expect to work between seven am and five pm, unless otherwise directed to do. At times there are exceptions that may mean working every other Saturday from eight am to noon. Some divisions operate shifts outside of those hours these requirement will be discussed on an individual basis at interview stage.
What Does The Work Involve?
Our client is a building distribution company that has over a thousand branches across the country. At this time, we are currently recruiting for HGV and qualified van drivers throughout Bradford. The job tasks include a maximum of 8-12 drops per day. You will be delivering building and plumbing supplies to both commercial and residential customers. You may be required to use a lorry loader (Hiab) crane, but you will also need to be able to manually load as directed.
You will require the following qualifications and certifications in order to apply for one of our HGV driving roles:
- LGV 2 (Cat C) Licence with a minimum of 6 months experience and no more than 6 penalty points
- Full CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence) with a valid and up to date DQC (Driver Qualification Card)
- Digital Tachograph card
- Lorry Loader (HIAB) Crane Certificate to include brick grab attachment and ideally remote. If you meet the above 3 requirements but do not have your HIAB certificate then please still get in touch as for suitable candidates we can arrange the appropriate training free of charge for you
You will also be required to demonstrate the following attributes:
- Carry out the multi drop (average 8 drops per day) of building materials with occasional yard and warehouse duties
- Carry out vehicle checks to ensure road worthiness
- Be compliant with Health and Safety, and other related legislation, ensuring the safety of yourself and others at all times.
- Good communication skills with the ability to understand and follow written and oral instructions.
- Enthusiastic and reliable with a commitment to delivering 1st class customer service.
As a full time employee, you can expect to be regularly assigned to a specific home branch that is located in or near Bradford. Keeping the work close to home, can ultimately make for happier and more productive employees. With distance locations generally being around thirty 30 miles from the home branch location, it makes travels back and forth easy.
We are a managed service provider which means that we hold ourselves accountable for the oversight of all of the temporary driving requirements that are applicable. And fortunately, there is always the potential for continuous and regular work for most all employees.
The HGMS team serve to offer HGV and van drivers for a national group of builders merchants that are geographically spread across the UK. We value both our client’s and our employees very much and expect excellence in all of our work efforts.