HGV/LGV Driver/Yard Operative

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Permanent Full Time
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Closing Date

We want you to build a career with us – because as a HGV/LGV Driver/Yard Operative no two days are ever the same!

Because it’s all about making sure our customers get the best experience, your role includes:

  • driving the branch lorries, making deliveries
  • working in the yard when required
  • ensuring that your vehicle is road worthy
  • ensuring orders are correctly loaded onto your vehicle
  • building effective working relationships with customers
  • supporting your team mates

You need to:

  • hold a class 2 driving licence
  • hold a forklift truck licence (ideally)
  • preferably hold a HIAB licence
  • have a really positive attitude
  • be reliable and enthusiastic
  • be happy to muck-in and do whatever needs doing
  • enjoy talking to lots of different people
  • be happy to work in all types of weather

In return we offer great benefits like:

  • buying extra holiday or a brand new car through our salary sacrifice schemes (subject to the terms and conditions of your contract)
  • a fantastic discounted shopping website
  • a generous staff discount scheme
  • a company bonus scheme
  • a range of training and development programmes to help you progress your career

As part of the Grafton Group Plc a FTSE 250 company, Buildbase is one of the UK's fastest growing builders merchants. All of our branches are long established companies which have been serving local trades people for many years, with knowledge and experience to match. We believe strongly in understanding the needs of the trade professional and our business is developed specifically to meet those demands - massive stocks, top quality products, competitive pricing, reliable delivery, specialist staff and exceptional customer service. 


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