HGV 1 Trainer/Assessor

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Job Type Permanent
Salary negotiable
Published about 1 year ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Martina Seeley
Job Ref CHS000357P

Job Description

Our Client, based in Duncrue, is looking for an experienced Part Time Trainer/Assessor who will be responsible for ensuring all goods vehicle drivers are trained competently and in line with company standards.

Duties will include:

  • Conducting Driver assessments and ensuring that driver training is completed and up to date for DriversandShunters:
    • TACHO Training Drivers Hours
    • Manual Lifting
    • Fire Training
    • H&S Checks
    • Driver CPC
    • Yearly refresher training
  • Delivering Chill, Produce and Ambient products to Stores
  • Accurately record all activities in line with legislation and company requirements
  • Work within the remits of the European Drivers Hours regulations
  • Work within the remits of the Working Time Directive.
  • Follow fuel efficient driving standards
  • Assist with unloading at the store
  • Carry out pre and post checks on Vehicles
  • Adherence and contribution to Health, Safety and the Environmental standards
  • Completion of all tasks in line with agreed performance targets.
  • Embrace new technologies e.g. telematics

Essential Criteria:

  • HGV (C+ E) Licence with maximum of 6 penalty points at any one time.
  • Full and valid UK or EU Driving licence to be held
  • Minimum of one year LGV driving experience
  • Have no driving convictions other than for minor traffic offences.
  • Up to date Driver Certificate of Professional Competence
  • Ability to follow work procedures and safety rules.
  • Working knowledge of Transport
  • Experience of delivering training to drivers
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines & targets.
  • Excellent Organisational and Communication Skills
  • Health & Safety awareness


  • 2 years previous experience in a similar role
  • Previous experience of working in a refrigerated delivery environment.
  • RTITB Master driver certificate or similar

If you have the necessary experience, please contact Martina at Grafton on 02890242824 or email your CV to