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.
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
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)