HGV Driver

  • Department / Function :
  • Logistics / Supply Chain
  • Location :
  • Heston, London
  • Contract Type :
  • Permanent
  • Salary :
  • Competitive + Benefits
  • Working Pattern :
  • Full-time
  • Job Advert Description :
  • An excellent opportunity has arisen for an HGV Driver to join Matthew Clark and the wider C&C family.  

    Matthew Clark employs over 1,500 people at 14 depots across the UK with Customer Services Centres based in Bristol and Glasgow.

    Your role will be to deliver our products to customers premises within a geographical radius from the depot with support from a Driver's mate. Excellent customer service is essential to our business needs as the customer is at the heart of everything we do, every order should be delivered with care, in a friendly manner and on-time.

    We can only consider your application if you are older than 21 years old due to insurance regulations and will undertake due diligence checks on your licence through the DVLA.

    What your working day will look like:

    • Undertake vehicle inspection checks, ensure customer orders are secured and packaged correctly for delivery prior to departure
    • Liaise with your Driver’s mate to provide a download of the running sheet and customer orders  
    • Inform the customer of any order delays, stock shortages or problems
    • Assist with the unloading of customer orders from the vehicle to the customer premises
    • Collect empty kegs/pallets and returns - when back at Depot ensure they are handled and stored correctly within the Warehouse or yard. 
    • Ensure health and safety procedures are adhered to  
    • Complete all paperwork/EPOD tasks and any administration tasks
    • Liaise with Transport Management re. vehicle issues/delays
    • Ensure full compliance with Tachograph legislation

    About you:

    • Great knowledge of the local road network
    • Hold a valid HGV driving licence and CPC licence
    • Experience of providing great customer service
    • Good communication skills
    • Dealing with Multi-Drops is preferred but not essential

    We offer a great working facility with a competitive salary which may include skills supplement top-up’s subject to skill set and job-and-finish is available during your shift. You have the option to develop within C&C Group as over 100 apprenticeships are available from Customer Service to Management.  

    Matthew Clark is part of C&C Group plc, a premium drinks company which owns, manufactures, markets and distributes a unique portfolio of beer and cider brands in its home markets and across the globe. You probably know us best from brands like Bulmers, Magners and Tennent’s.

    Matthew Clark (part of C&C Group) is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their ethnicity, gender, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

    C&C Group (and inclusive companies) do not accept unsolicited CV’s from recruiters or employment agencies in response to any of our roles – we will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee relating to unsolicited CVs including those submitted to hiring managers. C&C Group explicitly reserves the right to hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.
  • Full job description :
  • HGV_Driver_Class_2.docx