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HGV Driver

Job Description

A Fine Art Shipping company are seeking to hire an experienced HGV Driver to join their team in London.

The main responsibilities include:
  • Carefully packing and wrapping artworks, antiques and furniture ready for transportation.
  • Safely load the goods onto the vehicles and ensure they are fitted securely.
  • Carry out the safe transportation of all goods in UK and abroad when required.
  • Carry out thorough checks when preparing goods for dispatch to ensure the packing methods are appropriate for the goods and the route.
  • Completing all relevant paperwork such as the bills of lading, labelling, timesheets and detailed condition reports with photos in a timely manner.
  • Ensure that any issues are reported to supervisors on site.
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures.

The main skills required include:
  • Previous experience as HGV driver, transporting goods around the UK and beyond.
  • Strong fine art handling, packing and wrapping skills are beneficial but not essential. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.