Vacancy Details

We are an equal opportunities employer and pride ourselves on a fair and transparent process. We welcome applications from everyone and if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process please let one of our recruiters know so we can help and advise.

Whatever the assessment process you will be given guidance from our Recruitment Team as to what to expect and prepare, we are always on hand to answer your questions.

HGV Driver Trainer


Location : Cardiff
Region : South Wales
Posted : Jun 22, 2018
Closing Date : Jul 18, 2018


We are currently recruiting for a HGV Driver Trainer, based in South Wales, to join us as part of our Driver Academy.

As a HGV Driver Trainer at Certas Energy you’ll have access to:

  • A competitive salary
  • Company car or car allowance
  • Industry leading safety standards and support
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Pension scheme
  • Brand discount scheme

As a market leading supplier and many years in the field, we are extremely proud of our heritage within the fuel and lubricants industry and want to ensure our drivers to be provided with training that will uphold and continue to build on our standards. 

As a HGV Driver Training Instructor, you will provide direct training to our driver workforce in terms of classroom based training for our South Wales depots, including CPC and PDP courses, as part of the Certas Energy Driver Academy.

We’re looking for:

  • Past experience of driving HGVs, current HGV and ADR licence would be beneficial
  • Strong communication skills
  • Knowledge of transport systems and compliance is desirable
  • Fuel industry experience would be beneficial
  • Good organisation skills an ability to prioritise
  • High degree of self motivation
  • Good working application of health and safety principles

Company Information

We employ 2,500 colleagues based across our depots around the UK from the highlands of Scotland to the Channel Islands. We recruit sales people to sell our fuel, oils and lubricants as well as drivers to deliver the products to our customers who may be individual home owners, farmers, small or large businesses! Also essential to our business are our management teams and colleagues within, Marketing, HR, Finance, IT, Health and Safety and Legal. In addition, we have a dedicated team of service engineers who work within Team Energy. Key to our success are our people and our learning and development team ensure we can nurture our talent and support colleagues with their aspirations and growth through programmes such as Inspire, our WOW training courses and apprenticeships.

It’s also worth noting we are part of the wider DCC PLC group which is a FTSE 100 company. Being part of the group gives our colleagues opportunities to work alongside other businesses to share best practice and develop into roles across the businesses in the group.

Our Mission

We work as one team, making our energy expertise and outstanding service count for all our customers.

Shortlisted candidates will be notified within 2 weeks after the closing date. If you are not contacted, you should assume that you have not been shortlisted.

Job Reference Number : 1468

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