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Location:
Cullompton, UK
Type:
Permanent
Closing Date:
27 May 2019

LGV Driver

The Role & Key Responsibilities
Effectively and safely perform animal feed deliveries to our customers.  Maximise efficiency, service and feed consistency while ensuring that feed safety and health and safety standards are never compromised. 
 
• Adhere to all site and Company Health and Safety regulations.  To be familiar with the requirements and implications of the Health and     Safety at Work Act
• Completion of daily walk round checks in accordance with the ABN Drivers Handbook before leaving site and or commencing shift
• Ensure that the achievement of food safety is always a priority
• Completion of defect paperwork in line with Company procedures
• Drive responsibly within speed limits and staying within parameters of EU Drivers hours and Road Transport Directive working time regulations
• Loading and unloading of the vehicles as instructed with regard to gross weight, axle weight, road safety and product quality
• Conduct feed deliveries accurately and efficiently
• Ensure all delivery paperwork is completed as required by Company procedures• Liaising with management to ensure the needs of the        customers are met• Maintain vehicle hygiene in accordance with Company procedures• To ensure all bio-security procedures and legislation,    and the associated paperwork is completed 

 

Skills & Experience

          • HGV Class 1 and Driver CPC - E
          • Weighbridge Operations - D
          • Experienced in agri-based deliveries - E
          • Food Manufacturing - D
          • Experience with the use of blowing equipment - D
          • Basic IT skills - D
          • Organisation/prioritisation skills - E
          • Communications to groups and all levels in business - E
          • Responds positively to changing business priorities - E
          • Keeps their head whilst others lose theirs. - E
          • Innovative - E
          • Resilient - E
          • Applies discretion; communicates to the right people about the right things - E
          • Recognises when to persist and when to change course - E
          • Hours to do the role, which will vary according to business priorities - E
 

About The Company

ABN is the UK’s leading manufacturer of pig and poultry compound feed providing products and complementary solutions to the livestock industries. Eleven feed mills nationwide manufacture more than 2 million tonnes of feed every year. ABN is part of AB Agri, an animal nutrition and agricultural services business, part of Associated British Foods plc. For more information please visit www.abn.co.uk

Our commitment to Equality, Diversity & Inclusion

We are proud to be an inclusive, equal opportunity employer and seek to attract, develop and retain the best people from the widest possible talent pool. We’re committed to ensuring that all candidates are treated fairly, and with respect and dignity throughout the recruitment process.

Should you be successful after application, to be moved forward for an interview, please discuss with your AB Agri contact any reasonable adjustments to the interview process that you may require.

See our Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Policy