Labourer/Driver

Salary: Competitive

Locations: Ludlow, Dartford

Job Type: Permanent

Labourer with Towing

About Clee Hill Plant

Established in 1965, employing over 190 staff and with a turnover in excess of £20m, Clee Hill is the largest compaction and surface dressing hire company in the UK. We also operate a ‘general purpose’ fleet of compact and mid-range sized construction and materials handling equipment across the UK. We have been operating over 55 years which is a testament to our culture of “committed to service in everything we do.”

Clee Hill Plant has a nationwide network of 9 depots (Glasgow, Darlington, Stoke, Chesterfield, Ludlow, Corby, Andover, Dartford and Newton Abbot) with a Plant and Machinery fleet of over 2,500 machines.

The role

We have a vacancy for a Labourer/Driver. Basic hours are 8:00am until 4:30pm Monday to Friday (40 hours per week). Overtime opportunities are also available.

Reporting to the Workshop Manager the main purpose of the role is to deliver and collect plant equipment ranging from small Rollers to Welfare Units. Therefore, it is essential the successful candidate has a valid driving licence which enables you to tow (BE).

You will be required to deliver and collect plant from customer sites in an effective and safe manner and to collect parts when required. You will also be required to clean off plant and equipment ready for hire and carry out repair and maintenance work.

Key Duties:

  • To clean and prepare plant and equipment ready for hire.
  • Monitor the condition and ensure roadworthiness of the vehicle while driving. Ensure a Pre-Tow Checklist Form is completed prior to any Towing duties taking place. Under no circumstances to operate any vehicle that is not fully roadworthy.

Full Job Description is available upon request.

Candidate Profile:

It is preferred that the successful candidate will have previous experience as a Labourer.

Essential Skills and Qualities:

  • A valid driving licence with the licence to tow (BE)
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Keen to learn and progress within an engineering environment
  • Flexible attitude
  • Customer Service focused

Benefits include:

  • Competitive hourly rate and annual bonus scheme
  • Overtime at an enhanced rate
  • Employer contributory pension
  • 21 days annual leave plus bank holidays with service enhancements