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Large Goods Vehicle Drivers

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About this career

£36,694

Median salary

New workers start around £23,867.72. Normal pay is £36,694 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £48,671.54.
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Jobs

Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

Daily Tasks

  • Undertakes minor repairs and notifies supervisor of any mechanical faults.
  • Maintains records of journey times, mileage and hours worked.
  • Drives vehicle to destination in accordance with schedule.
  • Assists with loading/unloading and ensures that load is evenly distributed and safely secured.
  • Agrees delivery schedule and route with transport management.
  • Drives vehicle from depot to loading/unloading point.
  • Checks tyres, brakes, lights, oil, water and fuel levels and general condition of the vehicle.

Skills

Job postings

Reading Comprehension
57
Critical Thinking
52
Speaking
50
Learning Strategies
49
Mathematics
48
Active Listening
46
Writing
45
Active Learning
42
Monitoring
36
Science
25