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Hicks Logistics is family owned, with over 50 years experience in the haulage business. Our strength lies in our first-class team, they enjoy the best vehicles, office facilities and working conditions.
Our in-house CPC approved driver training facility, coupled with our apprenticeship and work placement schemes, allow us to provide our team with excellent career development opportunities. We’re always searching for the best and brightest in new recruits, so whether you’re a school leaver or have twenty years experience in transport, if you have enthusiasm, team spirit and a positive attitude, you could be the right person for us.

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HGV Mechanic

We are looking for an experienced HGV Mechanic to join our busy maintenance workshop in Caldicot Monmouthshire. Work is undertaken on both our own and customer vehicles and trailers including PMI, MOT, Servicing Fabrication and refurbishment, Diagnostics, Engine Work and Hydraulics.
Hicks Logistics has a 3 bay fully equipped workshop complete with its own roller brake tester and Wash bay. The company has been running over 50 years and is still very much a family company with 3 generations of family actively involved in the business.
So if you live or want to relocate to the area and this meets your skill set please get in touch.
Responsibilities and Duties For HGV Mechanics
Key Task Requirements For HGV mechanics
• Provide a high quality of workmanship to maintain own and customer vehicles to DVSA standards.
• Present vehicles and trailers for MOT.
• Able to work in a team or on own initiative.
• Good communicational and organisational skills.
• Report any issues effectively and promptly to management
• Be able to work to a productive nature
• Ensure all paperwork is kept up to date and in a tidy manner.
Qualifications and Skills For HGV Mechanic
Key Skill Requirements for HGV Mechanic
• Level 3 city and guilds qualification in HGV mechanics (or equivalent)
• Own hand tools required
• Possess basic literacy and numeracy skills.
• Have a reasonable level of fitness
• Presentable, good attitude and polite.
• Be able to use technology such as tablets for digital capture
• HGV licence preferable
• Understanding of diagnostic equipment - benefit
• Fabrication and refurbishment skills - benefit but not essential
• Hydraulic skills - beneficial
• Engine knowledge - beneficial
Benefits for HGV Mechanic
Job Package for HGV Mechanic
• Competitive hourly pay + guaranteed overtime (increased rate)
• 20 day annual leave + Bank Holidays
• Company Pension Scheme
• PPE and overalls and uniform supplied
• Additional pay benefits
• Health Insurance Scheme
• Additional training provided

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HGV Driver Class 1 Tramper

We are looking for an experienced HGV Class 1 driver to join our General Haulage department. Drivers will be expected to travel around the country to deliver customer goods in a safe an professional manner. This job will require tramping
• Deliver customers goods in a professional and friendly manner
• Ensure the most direct truck friendly route is taken
• Ensure the vehicle is safe and fit to be on the road by carrying out adequate daily checks.
• Work within the tachograph and working time directive laws
• Ensure all PODs are captured accurately
• Able to work on own initiative and part of a team
• Report any issues effectively and promptly to management
• Be able to work to a productive nature.
Qualifications and Skills For driver
Key Skill Requirements for driver
• Full driving licence
• In date driver CPC and digital tachograph
• Sound geographical knowledge of UK and be able to use a road atlas.
• Possess good literacy and numeracy skills.
• Have a reasonable level of fitness
• Presentable, good attitude and polite.
• Moffett/ Lorry loader experience of benefit but not essential
• Netting and sheeting experience of benefit but not essential
• ADR benefit but not essential
• Tail lift experience benefit but not essential
Benefits for Driver
Job Package for Driver
• Competitive Salary
• Breaks Paid
• 20 day annual leave + Bank Holidays
• Company Pension Scheme
• PPE and uniform supplied
• Health Insurance Scheme
• Ongoing training provided - CPC, specialist training
• Secure parking

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HGV - Brick and Block drawbar

We are currently looking for HGV drivers to join our brick and block division. The job would entail driving a draw bar outfit around the country to deliver building materials to building sites and builders merchants by means of crane offload. As the product is delivered throughout the country tramping would be required.
The position is full time based from Caldicot or North Devon.
Salary Hourly, PPE and Uniform supplied, Company Pension Scheme and Health Cash Plan benefit.
Requirements - C+E Vocation, Driver CPC, ALLMI card or equivalent (Preferred but not essential - training provided for the right candidate)
Immediate start.

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HGV Technician

We are looking for a HGV technician to join our team in Caldicot. We undertake all forms maintenance on our own vehicles and trailers as well as customers including PMI and MOT, Servicing, Clutch replacements, Emission faults and engine rebuilds. We have fully equipped workshop although own hand tools will need to be supplied. The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of vehicle maintenance with 7 plus years of experience behind them.

Preferred but not required HGV C+E Licence
Salary – Hourly + Overtime rates.
Uniform and PPE supplied
Company Pension Scheme and Health cash plan

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COVID 19 update.
We are still open for business and available to deliver goods around the country to keep the all supply chains operating.
Please call for availability.
We are abiding by government guidelines and ensuring high hygiene levels and strictly abiding by the social distancing measures.
Drivers where possible will have minimal interaction with other staff to protect themselves.