Class 1 Driver

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  • Member
  • AFI-Group
  • Reference Number
  • SEP20205250
  • Location
  • Birmingham
  • Closing Date
  • 19/10/2020
  • Job Description
  • Class 1 Driver – Birmingham
    Salary – £11.28 per hour + overtime + benefits

    Do you want to work for a fast-paced growing National company, with excellent career stability and 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 HGV Driver based from our Birmingham depot, where you will deliver and collect machines for hire at our customer sites.

    The role in brief and 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
    • IPAF operators 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
    • Experience of loading/unloading plant would be favourable, but again is not essential
    • 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 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 27 hire locations across the UK and over 5,000 machines, AFI has a strong emphasis on Health and Safety and is proud to hold various accreditations (ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO18001, 5* Achilles BuildingConfidence, 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
    • AFI Rewards

    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.

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