Job title: Telehandler/HGV Driver
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Building and Construction
Functional Expertise: Haulage
Location: Buncrana
Job published: 12-03-2024
Job ID: 32284

Job Description

Job Title: HGV Driver with Telehandler Experience -

Requirement: Must have Telehandler / Teleporter /Telescopic Forklift Experience

Duties include but not limited to:

Checks tyres, brakes, lights, oil, water and fuel levels and general condition of the vehicle.
Drive vehicle from depot to loading/unloading point.
Agrees delivery schedule and route with transport management.
Haulage of soil and stone to and from building sites and registered trips.
Drives vehicle to destination in accordance with schedule.
Maintains records of journey times, mileage and hours worked.
Undertakes minor repairs and notifies supervisor of any mechanical faults.

Telehandler Experience: Teleporter/telescopic forklift - 12metre to 18metre.
General duties on construction site for placement of material.
Will also be required to work outside of the machine to assist with housekeeping on site.
Loading and off-loading of trailers/deliveries.
Person will be required to complete daily checks and daily maintenance/upkeep of the machine.
Required to do other duties and on the site as needed.

HGV Drivers License and experience on HGV Telehandler Essential.
Additional training will be provided. 
Further learning required to qualify. The Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS). 
If you wish to attend a CSCS Programme you must meet certain criteria for the specific skills category related to the SOLAS registration card.


€34,476 at 39 hours per week. (€17 per hour)
Saturday work required at time and a half rate. 
Flight Costs - Will assist with flight costs. (claw back over an agreed period of time) 
Assistance with 1 month rental free.
Assistance in cost of Ireland Residence Card. 
Assistance with Driver Licence exchange costs. 
Will cover Work Permit Application Costs.