Aligra, a renowned recruitment agency, is representing our client who is seeking experienced Tipper Drivers to join their team in Portishead. This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals who have a passion for driving, a strong work ethic, and a desire to work in the logistics industry.
As a Tipper Driver, you will be responsible for operating a tipper truck to transport materials such as aggregates, soil, and other construction materials. You will be based in Portishead and will work from 05:30/06:00 am to 16:30/17:00 pm, Monday to Friday on a temporary to permanent basis.
- Safely and efficiently operate a tipper truck to transport materials to and from construction sites
- Perform daily vehicle inspections to ensure roadworthiness and report any defects or issues promptly
- Load and unload materials using hydraulic mechanisms and follow proper safety procedures
- Adhere to all relevant traffic laws, regulations, and company policies to ensure compliance and safe driving practices
- Maintain accurate records of deliveries and complete necessary paperwork in a timely manner
- Communicate effectively with site personnel, colleagues, and customers in a professional and courteous manner
- Report any accidents, incidents, or near misses immediately to the appropriate authorities and line manager
- Conduct routine maintenance and cleaning of the vehicle to ensure its proper functioning and appearance
- Follow health and safety guidelines to maintain a safe working environment for yourself and others
- Minimum 1 year experience as a tipper driver
- Valid CPC qualification and clean driving license with a maximum of 6 points and no major codes
- Excellent driving skills with a strong focus on safety and attention to detail
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills
- Physically fit and able to handle manual tasks associated with the role
- Flexible with working hours and willing to work overtime if required
- To be considered for this role, You should hold a valid CPC qualification and possess a clean driving license with a maximum of 6 points and no major codes.
Our client offers a competitive salary ranging from £32,500 to £37,500 per annum, based on experience. Additionally, as a temporary to permanent position, there is potential for career progression within the company.
Aligra has been a leading recruitment agency since 2007, specializing in talent management for various sectors including Automotive and Engineering, Driving and Industrial, Hospitality, and Professional and Executive. By partnering with the UK’s leading logistics companies, we ensure that we provide our clients with the best candidates for their specific needs.