LGV Driver/Operator

** This vacancy has now been filled **

FGS Agri are looking for a LGV Driver/Operator to join our team based at Kemsley Mill in Sittingbourne, Kent.

The main duties of this role include:

  • The operation of rigid tipping vehicles and other vehicles as instructed by management. The geographic area to be covered will predominately be the South East. Your main working base will be our Kemsley Mill depot but there may be times where you will have to temporarily work from one of our group company premises.
  • To drive Category C vehicle safely, legally and efficiently as required.
  • To comply with all drivers hours and Road Transport Directive legislation.
  • To maintain driving and plant operation qualifications.
  • To load and unload vehicle and maintain safety and security of load at all times.
  • To carry out all necessary checks to ensure vehicle is safe, legal and to follow appropriate procedures if it is not.
  • To act as company ambassador when dealing with customers.
  • To complete all paperwork promptly and accurately as required.
  • To plan and adapt routes as necessary and feedback to the office on any issues around load planning and routing.
  • To operate all vehicle systems including sheeting systems, tipper systems, vacuum sludge pumps and water discharge pumps etc.
  • Experienced in all aspects of driving LGVs – Drivers CPC required.
  • Thorough knowledge of drivers hours legislation, tachograph procedures and other legal obligations.
  • Demonstrable route planning and map reading ability.

This is a full time, permanent position.

** This vacancy has now been filled **