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LGV Driver - Tramper

Join Esken Renewables as LGV Driver - Tramper in Pollington, UK. Drive for the UK's top biomass fuel supplier, contributing to renewable energy generation. Full training provided.

Esken Renewables
Esken Renewables
Pollington, United Kingdom  UTC+00:00   On-site   Full Time   51-100   More than 3 months ago

Esken Renewables is part of the Esken Group, we are on the lookout for top talent, to join our innovative and results-oriented team.

Esken Renewables is the UK’s number one supplier of biomass fuel! It has long-term contracts in place to supply nearly 2 million tonnes of fuel to Energy Recovery Facilities, generating renewable energy equivalent to the annual domestic electricity needs of 2% of the UK population.

Working as a part of a winning team, we look for people who can spot the opportunity to do things better and have the ability and initiative to put excellent ideas into practice. We take pride in our dedication to delivering our best every day. We bring a can-do attitude - we just get on with it. Our culture is open and honest, agile, and flexible, and we are empowered to look for solutions and bring ideas. We are accountable, we take ownership and focus and commit to our colleagues and customers. We take care, always focus on improving, owning it together and stay connected.

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Esken Renewables is the UK’s number one supplier of biomass fuel! It has long-term contracts in place to supply nearly 2 million tonnes of fuel to Energy Recovery Facilities, generating renewable energy equivalent to the annual domestic electricity needs of 2% of the UK population.

Working as a part of a winning team, we look for people who can spot the opportunity to do things better and have the ability and initiative to put excellent ideas into practice. We take pride in our dedication to delivering our best every day. We bring a can-do attitude - we just get on with it. Our culture is open and honest, agile, and flexible, and we are empowered to look for solutions and bring ideas. We are accountable, we take ownership and focus and commit to our colleagues and customers. We take care, always focus on improving, owning it together and stay connected.

What is the job?

Join our team and make it happen! We’re recruiting for LGV Class 1 Tramper drivers based at our Pollington location.

Collecting and delivering various products in our supply chain, you’ll be pivotal in continuing Esken Renewables success as the UK’s number one supplier of biomass fuel! We have long-term contracts in place to supply nearly 2 million tonnes of fuel to Energy Recovery Facilities, generating renewable energy equivalent to the annual domestic electricity needs of 2% of the UK population.

Working Schedule: Monday to Friday, 50 hours per week

How we do things

  • We have outstanding legal compliance.
  • We treat all of our employees with dignity and respect.
  • We recognise that vocational licences belong to our drivers, not the company.
  • We listen to our drivers and never ask that they undertake any duty which they deem to be unsafe.
  • We provide full training including our own in-house DCPC.
  • We provide regular two-way briefing sessions with our drivers on matters of safety and legislation – we really do welcome your input!
  • We’re always on hand to help and support you.

What we need from you

  • LGV C+E (Class 1) licence with a maximum of 6 penalty points
  • Have good geographical knowledge of the UK road network
  • Good understanding of EU Drivers’ Hours and Working Time Directive legislation
  • Hold valid DQC and Digital Tachograph Card
  • Live within 1 hour of the depot

Don’t worry if you’ve no experience of bulk work. Our driver trainers will ensure you’re comfortable with our equipment before you start!

And if you join us…

  • Communicate efficiently with Planners and Operations to ensure smooth running of the operation
  • Comply to Drivers’ Hours Regulations and Working Time Directive at all times
  • Uphold the company values and brand image including, uniform / vehicle cleanliness and standards
  • Follow the training you have been given

Other Benefits include

  • Scania R-series or Volvo FH
  • 28 days paid holiday per year rising to 33 days
  • Free uniform and PPE
  • Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Access to many High Street discounts
  • Company-funded digital tachograph card renewal
  • Employee forum
  • Driver Representatives
  • Personal development opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free eye tests

Why work for us?

Joining Esken Renewables will provide you with the opportunity to join an ever growing business, you'll receive benefits such as an employee assistance programme, life assurance, cycle to work scheme, employee referral bonus of up to £150 and a people forum that enables employees to connect over shared experiences and remain engaged with the business.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Esken Renewables reserves the right to withdraw this advert following sufficient applications.

No Agencies please.

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About the role

Nov 15, 2023

Full Time

Company

May 12, 2024

On-site

Pollington, United Kingdom

Mid-Level

UTC+00:00

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