Class 1 Driver

  • Vacancy Title
  • Class 1 Driver
  • Company
  • AFI-Group
  • Reference Number
  • SEP20216473
  • Location
  • Buckinghamshire
  • Closing Date
  • 22/10/2021
  • Job Description
  •  Driver (Class 1) - Milton Keynes

    Salary – £ / hr (DOE) + overtime + benefits

    Do you want to work for a fast-paced national company, with excellent career progression prospects; where hard work is well rewarded? Then a job with AFI is for you.

    We are currently looking to recruit a Class 1 Driver to be based from our Milton Keynes Depot. 

    The Ideal Candidate:

    • You must hold a Class 1 licence as a minimum.
    • You will have experience of multi-drop delivery / collections.
    • You must hold your driver CPC.
    • A CSCS card would be beneficial, but is not essential.
    • Experience of loading / unloading plant would be favourable, but again is not essential.
    • IPAF operator’s licence would be advantageous, but full training will be given if the right candidate doesn’t hold this.
    • You will also receive an excellent training induction programme, including approved IPAF Load and unload training.
    • You must be outgoing and enthusiastic.
    • As this is a customer facing role, excellent communication skills and a friendly approach are a must.
    • Time keeping and using your own initiative will be important aspects of the role, so you should be proficient at these skills.

    AFI group of companies is a leading provider of access solutions, from the hire and purchase of access equipment, to accredited training and service / maintenance of machines. With a current network of 19 hire locations across the UK and over 6,500 machines, AFI has a strong emphasis on Health and Safety and is proud to hold various accreditations (ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO18001, 5* Achilles Building Confidence, FORSE Silver, Gold RoSPA award – to name a few).

    We offer an excellent benefits package:

    • 23 days holidays per year rising to 25, plus statutory holidays.
    • Inclusion in a monthly profit share scheme.
    • An auto-enrolment pension scheme with employer contributions.
    • Death-in-Service benefit of 2 x salary.
    • Paid Overtime.
    • Healthcare Cash Plan.
    • In addition we have invested in an excellent induction programme, and staff training (we currently hold a Gold Investors in People award).

    Please note that we operate a 2 stage interview process and online testing to screen candidates.