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Class 1 - 3 Car Transporter Driver - Bedford

£28,000 plus overtime and Bonus - OTE up to £35k

Job summary & purpose

We have an exciting opportunity for a Class 1 - 3 Car Transporter Drivers to join our fleet based out of our Bedford Yard.

The role holder is responsible for the appraising/inspecting, loading, driving and delivery of customer owned motor vehicles to dealer outlets, auctions, refurbishment centres and other commercial locations in a safe, compliant and timely manner. You will be based from our Rockingham site so it would beneficial to be living within close travelling distance.

This role will be predominantly Monday to Friday 45 hours p/w, but more paid hours per week at peak times. will include some weekends where required,

You will however benefit from our internal Inspection/tablet and Fleet Plus training, also full winch and loading training.

Key responsibilities

·In conjunction with the Transport Allocator, plan the delivery of the load in the most efficient manner, maximising delivery opportunities

·Undertake an effective appraisal and inspection of every vehicle and upload to the Fleet Plus system

·Report all vehicle damage accurately and immediately to the Transport Manager

·Load each motor vehicle in accordance with procedures, ensuing they are secured safely

·Avoid damage to vehicles, car transporter, customer and public property

·Undertake a full vehicle daily defect check of the transporter before every movement and record accordingly. Raise any vehicle defects immediately to the Transport Manager.

·Abide by the regulations relating to tachograph, driver hours and Working Time Regulations

·Drive safely and professionally with due care and attention to other road users, abiding by the Highway Code/Road Traffic Act.

·Keep all documentation legible, paying attention to detail

·Display a positive attitude towards your work, behave professionally and maintain a clean and tidy image.

It Fleet Automotive is built on experience gained through managing the used car programmes of several major manufacturers. The IT Fleet Automotive management team has over 120 years combined industry experience covering transport, vehicle refurbishment, fleet management and auction sales. Through organic growth and acquisition, the company has become one of the UK’s leading automotive service providers.

Please call Recruitment 01473 898729

Mission

IT Fleet Automotive has a dynamic approach to business so we can ensure our clients are our main priority.  We offer an exceptional client experience, with staff that are committed to delivering an excellent customer service, a support network to ensure our staff receives the continual support and training required to give a consistent high level of customer service.

Interested in this vacancy?

To apply for this vacancy please email careers@fleetplusrecruitment.co.uk making sure you attach your CV to the email.

Working with IT Fleet

Values

Live the organisational values of It Fleet Automotive at all times whilst at work and when representing the organisation externally.

Equality & diversity

Promote and protect the equality, diversity, rights and responsibilities of individuals and adhere to IT Fleet Automotive’s Equality and Dignity at Work and Diversity policies.

Health & safety

Adhere to all health and safety policies of the organisation and take responsibility for the health and safety of yourself and others.

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