Full time or Part Time Position
Truck Driving with Cross
Due to Covid-19, Cross Agricultural Engineering no longer have the work for a full time truck driver. This is due to all trade shows Europe wide being cancelled.
Cross Agricultural Engineering are offering however a full time job which will consist of truck driving, getting machines ready for delivery and forklift driving.
Some weeks will have full time truck driving delivering Cross products around mostly Ireland and the UK. Other weeks will have the rest of the full time position made up of collecting parts for the factory with Van & Trailer, helping the assembly team get machines ready for delivery and forklift yard duties.
This will develop into a full time truck driving position when the trade shows resume.
See details below
Job Title: Truck Driver/ Machine operator
Payment: Discussed at interview stages
Terms : Full time
Cross Agricultural Engineering Ltd. are currently seeking a truck driver and machinery operator to deliver machinery. This is a full time position and is based at the Cross factory in Rathangan Co.Kildare.
About the Company: Cross is a leading Engineering company who specialize in the design and manufacturing of Farm, Biogas, commercial and food processing machinery. We currently deliver all our own machinery to customers and would like to continue providing that service. We also attend 5 Trade shows in the UK and 2 in Ireland per year. We would like a truck driver to bring the machines to these trade shows and help us set up the stands (this area of the job will not take place until 2021 due to Covid-19).
About the Job: At Cross we pride ourselves in offering top of the range equipment to our drivers. The new driver will be given a 2016 Volvo FH Globetrotter and a stretchable Nooteboom trailer.
The driver will be doing the following roles:
Ireland and UK work
Delivering to customers and trade shows we are attending
When there is no driving to be done the driver will be doing the following work:
Helping in the assembly shop to get machines ready for loading and delivery
Driving tractors for demonstrating machines to customers
Setting up machines on farms for customers
Setting up show stands with other staff when you get to the show
Driving the Company van to collect parts in Dublin
Driver will not be put cleaning the yard
The truck driver will be allowed run the trucking side of things him/herself. The driver will be given an address and he/she will be responsible for loading, booking boats, keeping time of deliveries.
Pay: At Cross we agree payment at the interview stage. We can confirm that this is a very generous salary.
The job also comes with a company credit card to pay for any food when out in the truck and pay for truck stops (driver will never sleep on the side of a road).
Full Artic licence
CPC up to date
Digital Tacho card
Mechanical experience with machinery is an advantage but not essential
Low loader experience is an advantage but not essential.
History of tying down loads is an advantage but not essential.
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