HGMS provide a managed service solution to a national chain of builders merchants across the UK. Our client has multiple branches throughout Huddersfield and we are actively recruiting Class 2 & HGV drivers throughout the local area.
We are looking for customer focused HGV drivers to deliver building supplies in line with our client’s needs across the Hudersfield. As a driver for HGMS you will not only be driving and delivering building supplies throughout Huddersfield but you will also be the face of our clients brand for many of their customers. For this reason we take a personal approach to the recruitment process, this involves meeting with every driver at application stage.
HGMS has been built on the service levels it provides to its client and drivers, with every member of staff from consultant to director having an in depth knowledge of the recruitment and haulage industry. We look to work with highly skilled HGV drivers in many locations across the UK. We believe in providing a personal service and meet with every applicant individually at a branch locally to them. This ensures not only the service levels are kept exceptionally high for our sole client but also shows our commitment to our drivers. We differ from driver recruitment agencies throughout Huddersfield as we look to provide a personal service that secures HGV drivers with consistent regular work and industry leading pay rates.
Applying for HGV driving work in Huddersfield with HGMS is simple, all you need to do is fill in your details name number and email address is all we require at this stage. Our team will then contact you to arrange an initial phone interview. This stage lasts about 20 minutes and gives you the opportunity to ask additional questions about the role. Once our team understand your experience and previous work history they will then arrange a face to face interview at a main branch of our clients in Huddersfield. At this stage we will discuss the role and potential benefits available to you.
We are always on the look out for high quality experienced HGV drivers throughout Huddersfield. Our client is part of one of the largest groups of building suppliers across the UK and this means there is always work available for experienced hard working candidates from in and around Huddersfield.
What Is The Expected Working Radius In Hudersfield?
When working with HGMS you will be assigned a home branch locally to you in Huddersfield. This gives you a home branch although we expect our drivers to travel a maximum of 30 miles from their home branch location. As a managed service provider we are responsible for overseeing the temporary driving requirements of one of the leading builders merchants in the UK. With 10 branches in and around Huddersfield there is always the potential for work.
HGV Working Hours
Working hours are Monday to Friday 7am – 5pm and the availability to work every other Saturday 8am – 12pm
What Does The Work Involve?
Our client is a national builders merchant with 600+ branches across the country. We are currently recruiting for HGV & Van drivers throughout Birmingham. The work is predominately multi drop work (maximum of 8-12 drops per day)
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.
When working for HGMS you will be driving for leading building distribution firm Saint-Gobain this includes brands such as Jewsons. The size of this group of companies allows us to provide our team of drivers with regular work across multiple brands. The management team at HGMS have extensive knowledge and experience within the haulage industry and understand the importance of driver and client satisfaction. Using our knowledge and expertise we have been able to secure a leading pay rate for HGV drivers in Huddersfield, not only do we offer great pay rates there is also additional travel allowances and sociable working hours with the choice of Saturday work.
Working for HGMS you will be driving for leading national building distribution company Saint-Gobain. Saint-Gobain Building Distribution has range of well known brands within its group and has built an exceptional reputation within the building industry. As a HGV driver in Huddersfield you will be delivering orders to customers and for that reason we are looking for hard working flexible customer focused drivers from Huddersfield and the surrounding areas.