Find a Branch

Lawsons are the largest independent timber, building & fencing merchants in London and the South East of England. Established in 1921 Lawsons now have a number of branches offering the complete range of building materials.

Find Your Nearest Branch

HGV Driver - Whetstone Branch

Lawsons Whetstone branch are looking to recruit a qualified HGV Driver. This is a full time, permanent position.

As a Driver for the company, you will provide a first class delivery service, whilst projecting an efficient and conscientious company image.


Key Task Requirements

  • Continually projecting and promoting the company image of service and quality
  • Assist with loading both own and other company vehicles efficiently and safely.
  • Check for load safety and security and conformity with the Law.
  • Scheduling journeys effectively and delivering materials in accordance with instructions from Management.
  • Unload / assist with unloading customers materials on site efficiently and safely.
  • Ensure company payment procedures are correctly carried out when instructed to collect payment from site.
  • Report all customer service issues accurately and promptly to Management.
  • Daily and weekly vehicle checks to be submitted to Management.

The Job Package

  • Competitive Salary
  • 22 Days Annual Leave (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Death In Service Benefit
  • Employee Assisted Programme
  • Staff Discount (qualifying period of 3 months)
  • Staff Uniform
  • Additional Staff benefits and training

Key Skill Requirements

  • Hold a valid Class 2 (Category C) Licence
  • Hold a Digital Tachograph
  • DCPC (at least 28 qualifying hours)
  • Able to work on your own initiative and work as part of an established team
  • Presentable, positive attitude and polite
  • Enthusiastic approach to work
  • Possess basic literacy and numeracy skills
  • Reasonable level of fitness
  • Courteous to other road users
  • Previous experience within a similar environment an advantage

Additional training will be provided


If you feel that you are suitably qualified and have the skills and attributes necessary to fulfil this role, then please apply in writing to, enclosing your C.V.

 Please quote Reference Whetstone/HGV on your application


Closing Date for applications Monday 6th August 2018