Class 2 HGV Relief Driver St Albans

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Job Description

The Lawsons Group incorporates 15 Lawsons branches and 2 Crowthorne branches. We our proud of our extensive modern fleet, including the UK’s first Gas/Electric powered Merchant vehicle. 

Joining the Lawsons family, comes with a host of opportunities to progress and further your career, should you wish to do so. You could up skill to a CAT C+E (Class 1) or increase your crane skills to become one of our elite Loft Lift Crane operators.

As a driver for the company, you will provide a friendly and professional service in a safe and efficient manner, both on and off company premises. As a relief driver, you will be based predominately at Colney Heath, however you will be covering other local branches in the group whenever required.  

Key Accountabilities:

Drive in accordance with the law, safely and courteously

Comply with current legislation

Ensure safe and efficient loading and unloading

cultivate and maintain exceptional standards of customer service and ensure Lawsons Best Practice, Standards and Company policies are met.

Build rapport, be polite and courteous to customers

proactively contribute, by seeking out potential company sales

Be vigilant to prevent loss or damage of product of vehicle

Be vigilant and report any Health & Safety issues to the Line manager immediately

Person Profile:

Demonstrates a positive and friendly attitude

Is prepared to develop a knowledge of the company, it’s products and the elements required to be successfully employed in the business

Excellent communication skills, attention to detail and methodical

Ability to work under pressure, be self-motivated and adaptable

Excellent time management skills

Good interpersonal skills, confidence and ability to approach customers

Someone who will promote and adhere to the company’s cultures, values and professionalism

Knowledge, Experience, Qualifications:

Hold a valid Class 2 (Category C) HGV Licence

Hold a Digital Tachograph

DCPC (at least 28 qualifying hours)

English Speaking