Driver Administrator / Driver Trainer - Reading

  • Location: Reading, United Kingdom
  • Closing Date: 31 October 2019
  • Job Type: Permanent, Full-time
  • Reference: DA/DT-Reading

Maritime Transport is one of the most successful transport companies in the UK today. We are the market leader in container transport and have an expanding and successful distribution network.

We are now looking for the very best distribution professionals to play a major part in our future success. If you want a challenging and rewarding career with a leading, privately-owned transport company, offering one of the most dynamic working environments and prospects to progress in the industry, apply today.

Working as part of a very successful team, you will be a bright, sharp and confident individual, with excellent communication skills, experience of dealing computerised traffic systems, a knowledge of driving hours regulations and dealing with HGV drivers on a daily basis. A working knowledge of computers and Microsoft Excel is also essential.

You will also be responsible for providing all driver training requirements and meeting our commitment to Driver CPC, under our JAUPT-approved training scheme.

As a highly experienced HGV1 Driver Trainer with a working knowledge of container transport and distribution operations, you will be required to assess drivers and provide training, 'on the road', to ensure best practice is adopted at all times, in particular in defensive driving, fuel economy and proper use of vehicles and trailers. The role requires flexibility to be able to coordinate with driver workloads. Travel to other depots and weekend working may be required.

The successful applicant will enjoy a great starting salary and benefits package and a progressive career with continuous opportunities and excellent financial rewards.

If you think this is the role for you, please apply online today.