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Shunter Drivers

  • Castle Donington
  • £13.63 - £23.86 per hour

Staffline are recruiting for Shunter Drivers to join us at our clients state of the art distribution warehouse, based in Castle Donington

Current pay rates:

Normal Rate 2 Shunter Days £13.63
Normal Rate 4 Shunter Nights £17.04
Overtime 2 Shunter Days OT £20.45
Overtime 4 Shunter Nights OT £23.86


Working as part of the transport team at the M&S Distribution Centre in Castle Donington, you will be responsible for ensuring that all yard movements are completed punctually and in a safe manner, thus ensuring our carriers leave on time and ultimately delivering our customer proposition. Please note this vacancy is to work permanent nights, you will work 4 nights per week on a rota basis.

About the role
Your key accountabilities will include:

  • Liaising with warehouse and transport teams to ensure that the correct equipment / trailers are positioned on and off the trailer bays
  • Ensuring that work flow is maintained and inform the transport admin team when equipment storage will affect loading
  • Completing pre-load checks for defects and ensure equipment is correctly prepared prior to moving trailers onto bays, plus carrying out full yard checks, completing all required documentation
  • Working in partnership with the Transport admin teams to ensure that we meet carrier requirements and minimising missed promise orders
  • Consistently operating within Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Risk assessments, as well as ensuring H&S is considered
  • Working towards and consistently achieving operationally determined productivity and accuracy targets
  • Working as part of a team in a physically demanding environment, applying correct manual handling procedures

About you
Your skills and experience will include:

  • Class 1 (C&E) License
  • Health and Safety Awareness
  • Previous experience of driving HGV vehicles (Terberg specific experience desirable)
  • Basic reading, writing in English language with the ability to read, understand and follow directions/instruction
  • Ability to count accurately and to perform simple mathematical calculation
  • Basic computer/handheld device experience
  • Ability to work individually towards team targets whilst following work procedures and safety rules
  • Ability to move product which may require bending, stretching, stooping, stepping, reaching and/or lifting, in line with Health & Safety regulations. Ability to lift to 17.5 kg required
  • Have appropriate hand, eye and foot co-ordination to effectively use mechanical handling equipment.

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( June 29th, 2018 )

Amended on: June 29th, 2018


( June 29th, 2018 )

Amended on: June 29th, 2018

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