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Title:  Driver Trainer

City:  Market Drayton
Department:  Logistics & Supply Chain & Transport

Market Drayton, GB, TF9 3UY


Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by the Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 24,000 people throughout Europe.

In the UK, Müller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from more than 1,700 British farmers.

The Müller brand is ranked at No.7 in The Grocer's Top 100 list of Britain's Biggest Brands, and is also the 7th most chosen brand in the UK.


We’re recruiting … HGV Class 1 Driver Trainers


We are recruiting in our Market Drayton Depot for HGV Class 1 Driver Trainers.


The purpose of the role is to support drivers in their role, to improve their knowledge and understanding whilst allowing them to perform their duties in a safe, responsible manner. The successful candidates will be site based and will have added responsibilities that will include supporting the site with all aspects of driver training, coaching, mentoring, driver CPC training & delivery, driver development, auditing, and HGV Class 1 Driving.


As a Driver Trainer your objective is to promote best practice in all aspects of logistics, training and driver development. This involves maintaining the highest standards at all times, whilst supporting our transport team in achieving our logistics benchmark.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Carry out driving assessments for new and existing drivers
  • Delivery of driver CPC Training
  • Provide support for on-route learning & delivery point familiarisation
  • Monitor Tachograph Infringement trends, providing support and manual entry training as required
  • Coaching on Safe Driving, Accident & Fuel Focus Development
  • Mentor Warehouse to Wheels and other training scheme candidates
  • Delivering milk products to customer stores and regional distribution centres
  • Puts safety first and respects all other road users
  • Diligent in ensuring driver and vehicle checks are completed correctly 


Key skills & experience


  • Hold a full and current Category 1 Licence for at least 3 years
  • Be a good communicator with the ability to engage colleagues
  • Have a full understanding of Drivers Hours and Tachograph Legislation
  • Have a full understanding of Road Transport Working Time Directive (RTWTD) Legislation
  • Be prepared to deliver Driver CPC training
  • Have a good understanding of the English Language
  • Basic computer skills required
  • Remain polite and professional at all times, whilst maintaining a high level of customer service
  • Have good timekeeping and attendance records
  • Versatile and flexible on hours to suit the business needs and efficiencies
  • Be prepared to undertake training to increase own skill levels
  • Be an advocate for the business, promoting best practice processes 


Salary & Benefits


  • Competitive Salary
  • Weekly Paid
  • Various shift patterns available
  • 28 Days Holiday
  • Benefits Package
  • Company Pension Scheme


Contact Details:

F.A.O. Hire To Retire Recruitment, Müller UK & Ireland, Donnington Wood Business Park, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 7GJ

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