Permanent Relief Driver, Humber

Job description

Den Hartogh Logistics is a leading bulk Logistics Service Provider to the Chemical, Gas, Polymer and Dry Bulk Food industry. We have integrated our Logistic Services in four Business Units: Liquid Logistics, Global Logistics, Gas Logistics, and Dry Bulk Logistics. Safety and Operational Excellence are embedded in our culture. We understand the value of networks and partnerships, and therefore focus on developing SMART logistic solutions together with our customers and suppliers. We have a global presence, with more than 1,700 employees located in 42 offices within 23 countries. Our modern equipment includes more than 18,000 tank containers, 6,500 dry bulk containers and specialised dry bulk trailers, 400 tank trailers and almost 600 trucks.


About the Team

To support this continued growth, Den Hartogh is looking to recruit permanent relief Drivers for our Dry Bulk Business Unit based in the Humber region. We have a dedicated, experienced Planning Team supporting our Dry Bulk activities in the UK. The successful candidate will become part of our UK Trucking company with more than 100 drivers who are passionate about the job.

At Den Hartogh we pride ourselves on being a great place to work, we care about people, their safety and wellbeing which makes us an employer of choice.
We want professional, ambitious drivers, who are looking for the scope and opportunity to invest their future, to build expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.



About the Role

This is a full-time, permanent relief role, based on a minimum of 48 hours per week (plus overtime), with a variety of shift patterns available. Nights out will be required as part of this role.

You will be driving in Volvo FM trucks that are part of our expanding Dry Bulk fleet. Your main duties will be to carry out tip and reloads of Dry Bulk Bag-in-Box containers to our customers throughout the UK.



Job requirements

About You

You will work to the highest safety standards whilst executing your duties. The key skills required for the role are:

• Category C+E licence
• CPC Driver Qualification card
• Good knowledge and experience of health & safety at work
• Good communication skills
• Previous experience of Dry Bulk Bag-in-Box work would be advantageous but is not essential
• Willingness to learn new skills


What we offer

• Permanent contract
• Competitive rate of pay
• Full in-house training
• Performance and referral bonuses
• Excellent benefits package including Pension scheme, Life Assurance scheme and Employee Assistance Programme
• Holiday entitlement starting at 22 days with opportunity to increase


The successful candidate will be joining a growing and vibrant organisation with ambitious goals. Den Hartogh prides itself on a working environment that promises openness and respect and provides opportunities for personal growth as well as ongoing career development.


How to apply
Please apply via the link on this page.  The closing date for applications is 9 April 2021. For any queries please contact Sarah Langridge, HR Co-ordinator (slangridge@denhartogh.com)