HGV Driver

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our team and work as part of a growing business that is prepared to invest in your future.

Job Title:

HGV Driver

Reporting To:

Production Supervisor



Starting salary commensurate with experience and qualifications

This role is based at Kilwaughter, Co. Antrim


This is a fantastic opportunity to join our team and work as part of a business that is prepared to invest in your future.

We currently have an opportunity for an HGV Driver to join our Operations team. As part of our transport team you will be responsible for all external deliveries and internal driving operations, incorporating additional duties as required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for your own Health and Safety and that of your colleagues.
  • Drive company lorry to transport and deliver materials in line with customer and operational demands, and according to operational procedures.
  • Operate and load pressurised vessel for delivery of bulk powders.
  • Ensure appropriate paperwork is completed and returned to the Logistics department in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Clean and inspect the vehicle, complete pre-driving checks and ensure any defects and accidents are reported immediately.
  • Effective material waste management through compliance with the company environmental system.
  • Ensure driving licence and training certification is up to date and is appropriate for the vehicle provided.
  • Assist with improvements in efficiencies and customer service levels.
  • Provide an excellent level of service and support to the customer at all stages of the customer experience.
  • Carry out internal driving and general yard duties as required by your manager/supervisor.
  • Undertake any other duties considered by the company to be within the competence of an HGV Driver.
  • Establish, develop, and maintain effective working relationships with all work colleagues to ensure a ‘one team approach’ to deliver the company’s performance standards and the business objectives.

Job Title: HGV Driver





  • HGV Class1 (HGV C + E)
  • GCSE qualification in Maths & English or equivalent

Forklift truck licence


  • Minimum 3 years’ HGV Class 1 (HGV C + E) driving experience
  • Experience of working to ISO 9001/ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 Standards
  • Tanker blower operational experience (Via a PTO) and/or independent blower operational experience

Skills and Competences

Excellent driving skills

Thorough knowledge of the Highway Code

Good geographical knowledge

Strong team player with excellent communication skills, both oral and written

Good analytical and problem-solving skills

Ability to work on own initiative

Computer literate

Knowledge and implementation of Health & Safety

Desire for personal and professional development


  • Able to work flexible hours as required, overtime and a shift pattern
  • Normal colour vision
  • Clean driving licence
  • Digital Tacho Card

Personality Fit:

  • Ambitious & passionate about our brand, our reputation, and our customers
  • An ambassador for our company values and someone who leads by example
  • Enthusiastic & knowledgeable about all things Kilwaugher
  • A self-motivated relationship builder with a positive outlook
  • Determined and driven by results whilst eager to work at pace

Interested in working for Kilwaughter Minerals? Get in touch.

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