HGV Drivers (Winter Maintenance) Brompton on Swale

Location: Richmond, North Yorkshire Salary: £12 - £14 per hour + day/night rate + callout
Sector: Highways & Highways Electricals Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Brogan McPake

We are currently seeking a HGV Driver to take part in the Winter Maintenance programme, driving Gritters for the North Yorkshire PFI.

This is a seasonal contract role running for the next 6 months from Brompton on Swale. You will be based as near to you as possible.

The HGV Driver contract will start with training at the end of September, for those that don't possess their Winter Maintenance tickets. Once you have completed this training, it is valid for 5 years and you can use for future works.

The contract will begin the first week in October and finish April 2018.

Minimum Certificates & Qualifications Required
* Class 2 HGV Licence

Desirable Extra Certification & Qualifications
* Winter Maintenance Certification
* Telehandler Certification

You will be on a call out rota, where you will be paid £90 per week, even if you don't get called out.

Any time that you do get called out, night or day, you will be paid a minimum of 4hrs at the below rates:
* Days £12/hr
* Nights £14/hr

**This contract is weather dependent, for the first two months we don't think there will be much snow or ice, therefore you may just be earning money for nothing; once the cold weather comes in you will be required to work up to 9 hours driving per day/night at the above rates, from previous years this will be around 16 weeks of solid work from November to mid-February. **

** Domestic rules don't apply, so you can work outside of tacho regulations **

This role will suit someone that is either retired, semi-retired, part time, currently temping, currently contracting, looking to earn extra qualifications at no cost or can commit to the terms and period above.

If you are interested in this role or know someone that might be then please get in contact with a copy of your cv, likewise if you have any questions then please get in touch! I look forward to hearing from you!

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