Relief HGV Driver – Stockton and Bishop Auckland – James Burrell Builders Merchants

James Burrell Builders Merchants

Relief HGV Driver

Location – Stockton and Bishop Auckland

Salary – £22,968


You will be required to provide holiday and sickness cover for the HGV Drivers at 2 of our branches, Stockton and Bishop Auckland.  When driving you will ensure that materials are delivered accurately to customer locations as well as doing daily vehicle safety checks.

When driving not required you would be working in the Stockton Warehouse.

This is a permanent full time role where you will be driving for at least 32 weeks in a year, taking into account holidays this will leave a maximum of 15 weeks where you would be required to work in the Stockton Warehouse.

CANDIDATE: We are seeking a reliable and well-presented person who has good knowledge of the area as well as good product knowledge on a range of building materials. An ideal background would be someone with builders merchant experience.

QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate must have a LGV Category C Licence (previously known as Class 2), digital tachograph and Driver CPC and current HIAB licence.

We offer a salary of £22,968 per annum and benefits which include 27 days holiday plus bank holidays, annual PRP Bonus, option to buy or sell holidays and life assurance among others. The normal working week will be Monday to Friday.

THE COMPANY: James Burrell Ltd is an independent builders merchant which was established in 1877.  We currently have eight branches servicing our trading area of Northumberland down to South Yorkshire, our 9th branch is due to open in Morpeth this year.  We are a leading distributor of building materials, civils products, insulation and timber.

As an independent builders merchants we are a family run company with a culture which is friendly and team orientated.  You would be joining a team where the majority of people have long term service many of who have joined at more junior positions and have developed a long term career with us.

How to Apply

Applications will be treated with the strictest of confidence; please forward your covering letter and CV to HR Manager, James Burrell Ltd, Deptford Road, Gateshead, NE8 2BR or email via the link below.

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