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Lorry Driver job in <->Cambridge<-> Category C with tractor driving experience

Farm TypeOther

NIAB is a leading UK centre for plant science, crop evaluation and agronomy, delivering work from its regional network and headquarters in Cambridge.  Our field crop research and impartial information is widely utilised by the agricultural community.

We are seeking a conscientious and enthusiastic person who enjoys a variety of work to join our trials services team at our Headquarters in Cambridge.

You will be driving our rigid HGV lorry, working under tachograph regulations, delivering trial equipment around our 10 regional centres within the UK.  You will be expected to self-load agricultural equipment and plan your working day/week to achieve this. You will also be expected to operate agricultural equipment at certain times of the year and assist other internal company teams with general duties which can be physically demanding.

Applicants should have a good standard of education and a Category C UK driving licence with Driver CPC (full hours).  Experience of Agricultural equipment and workshop skills would be an advantage.  The company offers a career progression matrix for those wanting to develop their position within the team.

Starting salary is £9.63 to £10.70 per hour based 37 hours working week  £18,532 to £20,591 pa, dependent on skills, experience and qualifications. You will be expected to work overtime which will be paid at 1.5 x normal salary.

AreaEast & East Anglia
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/12/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeOther
Accommodation Available?No
Accommodation TypeNo accommodation available
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Distance from shops and amenities
Smokers Accepted?
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One year fixed term in first instance. 

Closing date for applications is 15th October 2017.

Ref.  SV/A1167

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