HGV Driver Trainer

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£15.05 per hour + weekly £20 uplift
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HGV Driver Trainer - Avonmouth, Bristol

Monday to Friday 0700 - 1700.  (with some flexibility in line with training needs)

£15.05 per hour + weekly £20 uplift


Great opportunity to utilize you’re driving skill and knowledge.

We are looking for C+E driver trainer based onsite in Avonmouth, with the ability to work in Severnside when required.

The candidate must be flexible and able to cover a range of shifts and days.

You will be working for one of the UK largest transport groups

You may be required to work as a Class 1 driver during busy periods, such as Christmas and the summer holidays, so a Class 1 licence is required to apply for this role.

Knowledge & Experience Required.

  • Hold a full and current cat C+E driving Licence for at least 3 years.
  • Be a good communicator with the ability to engage colleagues.
  • Have a full understanding of Drivers Hours and Tachograph Legislation.
  • Have a full understanding of Road Transport Working Time Directive (RTWTD) Legislation.
  • Be prepared to deliver Driver CPC training.
  • Have a good understanding of the English Language.
  • Basic computer skills required.
  • Remain polite and professional at all times, whilst maintaining a high level of customer service.
  • Have good timekeeping and attendance records.
  • Versatile and flexible on hours to suit the business needs and efficiencies.
  • Be prepared to undertake training to increase own skill levels.
  • Be an advocate for the business, promoting best practice processes.

 Duties will include (non-exhaustive list)

  • Carry out driving assessments for new and existing drivers.
  • Delivery of driver CPC Training.
  • Provide support for on-route learning & delivery point familiarisation.
  • Monitor Tachograph Infringement trends, providing support and manual entry training as required.
  • Coaching on Safe Driving, Accident & Fuel Focus Development.
  • Mentor Warehouse to Wheels and other training scheme candidates.
  • Be prepared to carry out general driving duties / delivering produce if required.


Full Training, Support & Career Development will be provided to any successful candidates