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Drivers - Artic/Rigid

Location: Naas, Co. Kildare

Main Purpose of Job:

To handle and transport cargo in a safe, efficient manner in accordance with company quality procedures and statutory requirements.

Key Tasks:

  • Load/transfer cargo onto vehicle, storing and packing in accordance with any specified instructions or customer requirements, and without damage.
  • Ensure cargo is packed/arranged in vehicle safely and securely ensuring no damage is incurred.Unload cargo in a safe manner ensuring no damage, and in accordance with customer requirements.
  • Ensure all required documents/paperwork/ are completed in accordance with company customer and statutory requirements
  • Comply with all legislation/requirements on all cargo types, in particular hazardous cargo.
  • Communicate with office/designated location as necessary particularly on advice of delays, arrivals, manifests, refusals, problems, etc.
  • Ensure that checks are carried out on the vehicle to company and statutory requirements, advising the supervisor/operator of any faults and checking that reported faults are rectified.
  • Operate vehicle in a legal, safe, responsible and considerate manner and ensure driver documents including tachograph are processed in accordance with company and statutory requirements.
  • Ensure all information pertaining to collections and deliveries is updated to scanners 

Quality:

DSV has a principal goal to improve quality, health, safety and environmental sustainability with our community. All employees must make an active effort  to continue the momentum towards minimising work related injuries, illness and the possible impact on the environment.  They are required to stay committed to provide the highest quality of work to colleagues and our clients in a timely manner and in accordance with the principles of our management system standards of work and approved working standards

Work experience:

2-3 years experience is essential.

Skills required:

  • Candidates must have an Artic/Rigid Drivers licence.
  • Good communication and strategic planning skills.
  • Be customer focused.
  • ADR Training advantageous.
  • Ability to problem solve.

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