With its presence all over the UK, HGMS is a company that specializes in offering a managed service for a national chain of builders merchants in the UK. We are currently looking to recruit Class 2 HGV drivers for our client who has various branches across Bristol. We are focusing on recruiting experienced drivers with excellent customer care skills, who will be capable of distributing building supplies across Bristol. Our recruitment process involves personal interaction with our potential drivers. We start with a phone interview, and if this stage is successful, we will organize for a one on one interview with you. We understand that, as a HGMS driver you will be delivering building supplies, and you are expected to portray a positive image of our client to their customers.
Our foundation is based on offering quality services to our client. Out entire team right from the directors to all other staff members have an extensive knowledge and experience in placement and recruitment of qualified drivers. We always thrive to work with the most skilled HGV drivers in all of our location in the UK. We aim to provide our drivers with a market leading benefits package. We personally meet with each driver who applies for driving job through us so that we can get to know them better. This makes us different from other recruitment agencies; we are professionals, and allow our HGV driver to understand that with us they will be assured of a continuous flow of work, which will help them earn more money. Working with HGMS will give you a chance to drive for Saint-Gobain Building and Distribution Company, which is one of the most prominent companies in supplying building materials. Our management team in HGMS is highly qualified who dedicate all their efforts and resources in offering the best services to our clients for maximum satisfaction. We pride ourselves in knowing that we have succeeded in securing high paying HGV driving jobs in Bristol to our applicants with travel allowances and a flexible working program of Monday to Friday, and if need be, half day on Saturday.
If you wish to work as a HGV driver in Bristol, with HGMS, we have set out everything for you in a very simple way. Go to HGMS website, you will see Apply Now button, click it, enter, your name, your telephone number and your email address. Out team will see your application, and they will call you and schedule for an interview with you. It is a great opportunity for you to ask more about this job, and the call typically takes about 20 minutes.
After our highly experienced team gets to know more about your experience and your previous jobs, they will arrange for a one on one interview at one of our client’s branch in Bristol. A team member of HGMS will meet with you for an in-person interview in one of the nearest branches in Bristol, where you will discuss the job description and the expected benefits
What Is The Expected Working Radius In Bristol?
As our driver in HGMS, we will allocate you a local branch in Bristol, which will be your home branch. You may be required to work from other locations within a 30 mile radius from this branch. It is our responsibilities to make sure that all temporary driving specifications are met.
HGV Working Hours
Our working hours are 7 am to 5 pm from Monday to Friday and if need be, on Saturday from 8 am to 12 noon. However, some branches might opt to work on shift basis, which you will be explained further in the interview
What Does The Work Involve?
Currently, we are recruiting Van and HGV drivers across Bristol, for our building and Distribution client, with more than 1000 branches all over the UK. You will make eight to twelve deliveries of plumbing and building material at residential and commercial addresses per day. Mostly, you will be using lorry loader cranes, though you will be required to do some manual work and also carry out some duties in the yard and warehouse.
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.
We keep on searching for qualified and experienced HGV drivers in Bristol and its surroundings, this is because our client is one of the biggest groups of companies in the UK, there is always a flow of work for qualified drivers in Bristol.
Privately owned and managed, HGMS is dedicated to providing our drivers with plenty of work with great payment rates and working conditions. Our mission is to offer HGV drivers regular work, and we even manage to get permanent driving jobs for our hardworking drivers through one of our clients who owns several brands. Saint- Gobain comprises of numerous brands that include; Graham, Jewson, Tile Group, Dandy, Ideal Bathrooms, Minster, Gibbs, and Fraser. Our customer’s satisfaction is our pride, and we make sure our drivers’ payments are in line with the market rates, and their working conditions are favourable. Therefore, we are looking for drivers with a high level of professionalism in every part of Bristol.
If you qualify to work with HGMS as HGV driver or a Van driver, you will get a chance to drive for Saint-Gobain, a leading multinational building distribution company. We are interested in recruiting hardworking and reliable HGV drivers in Bristol and its localities, who will be able to follow instructions in delivering orders to our client’s.