Smiths Hire, winners of the HAE Award 2018 & 2019, are the Northwest’s Largest Independent Equipment Hire Company. Currently in a period of expansion across the business, we now have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Equipment Delivery/HGV Driver for our Manchester Depot.
As a business, we supply all types of customers and organisations with a range of specialist equipment. Our fleet of delivery vehicles are able to supply almost any type of equipment that is requested. From plant machinery for large construction and industrial contracts to domestic power tools for that home refurbishment project. With 13 ‘Hire It Centres’ located across the region we really do have it covered!
To be successful in this position we seek experienced drivers who have the ability to carry out the following key responsibilities;
This is a manual position, so ideally we seek applicants who are physically fit as you will be responsible for managing your own jobs as well as loading goods on and off your vehicle. An understanding of safe loading and towing processes would be highly beneficial.
It is also essential that you are a qualified driver and that you have the correct industry-specific licensing, so you must have all (or some) of the following:
Finally, we want you to be a successful part of our team portraying a professional, smart appearance to all customers, potential customers and other people you meet in the course of your work, taking a pride in yourself and your vehicle.
This is a full time position offering a competitive hourly rate to match HGV 2 license status.
Working hours are: Monday to Friday: 08:00am – 17:00pm (flexibility required). 2 out of 4 Saturdays you will be required to work.
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent