Here at Elite, we know that finding the best HGV drivers is essential to our success. That’s why we take a comprehensive approach to finding and hiring the best drivers in the business.
Here are a few of the things we do to find the best HGV drivers:
We start with a clear vetting process.
Our job descriptions are clear and concise, and they highlight the skills and experience that we’re looking for in a driver. We also make sure to include necessary ID’s, licenses & forms required.
We use social media to our advantage.
We post our job openings on social media platforms like LinkedIn and Facebook, and we use targeted ads to reach drivers who are interested in the types of jobs that we have available.
We attend industry events.
Attending industry events is a great way to network with potential candidates and learn more about the HGV industry. We can also use these events to hand out our business cards and collect contact information from potential candidates.
We build honest relationships.
The Elite team work hard to build open and honest relationships with HGV drivers to truly understand their skills and availabilities. This helps us keep our finger on the pulse so we can supply staff at short notice.
By following these steps, we’ve been able to find and hire some of the best HGV drivers in the business. If you’re looking for a new HGV transport agency, we encourage you to contact us today. We’d be happy to help you find the perfect driver for your needs.
Here are some additional tips for nurturing the HGV drivers for your company:
- Be prepared to invest in your drivers. Hiring and training a new HGV driver can be a costly investment. However, the long-term benefits of having a qualified and experienced driver on your team can be significant.
- Create a positive work environment. HGV drivers are often away from home for long periods of time. Make sure that your company culture is supportive and welcoming, so that your drivers feel valued and appreciated.
- Show your appreciation. HGV drivers play an essential role in the transportation industry. Let them know how much you appreciate their hard work and dedication.