HGV Mixer / Tipper Driver

Vacancy posted: Friday, 7 October 2016

Salary: £DOE
Location: Skye and Lochalsh

We are currently seeking to recruit an HGV Mixer / Tipper Driver – Class 2 to be based at Torrin Quarry, Skye.

Main Tasks

Ensure daily compliance to Drivers Hours and Working Time Regulations.

Ensure Tachographs and Digital cards maintained at all times.

Ensure daily safety checks are carried out and recorded in the vehicle inspection book.

Ensure defects are reported immediately to your supervisor.

Ensure the vehicle is driven and operated in the manner to which it was designed.

Ensure vehicles are not be overloaded, loads are secured and covers used when appropriate.

Be aware of your environment when carrying out reversing manoeuvres, ensuring a Banksmen is present.

Report any accidents, vehicle damage, near miss or unsafe practice.

Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with company Safe Systems of Work.

Keep vehicles clean inside and out.

Ensure timesheets are completed timeously, properly coded and passed for signing.

Attend training courses (CPC), safety committees, tool box talks or any other such training which the company requires.

Act as an ambassador for the company ensuring visitors, customers and staff are communicated to in a polite and courteous manner.


The main tasks listed above are not exhaustive.

You may be required to work in other sites as required.

You will be required to undertake other duties appropriate to your grade as directed.

All employees have a duty of care and responsibility to ensure the Health, Safety and welfare of themselves and that of others.

Keys for vehicles are the responsibly of the driver, the loss or misplacement of keys must be reported to the Distribution Manager immediately

The post requires to be filled by someone who is a versatile, flexible and willing worker, who has knowledge of the local area and has a clean Class 2 driving licence. You will require a sound understanding of the EU rules on drivers hours and be fully conversant with tachograph charts and digital cards.

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Contact Name Nichola Greig
Address Rigifa
Aberdeen, AB12 3LR

About Leiths

Leiths broadly operates in four divisions, Production, Plant and Transport, Construction and Surfacing and Support Services. Combined with our sister companies, we can offer the total 'one stop shop' solution for your entire project.

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