Job Opportunity – Shunter Driver – Longford

Shunter Driver – Granard, Co. Longford


Pat the Baker currently has a vacancy for a full-time Shunter Driver working with our Dispatch Department in Granard Co. Longford. If you have a full clean C + E licence, good timekeeping and have experience working to strict health and safety regulations, please apply!


Reporting to: Dispatch Supervisor


Hours: 39 hours per week, shift work


Purpose of Role: The transfer of all products from the bakery plant to dispatch in a timely and professional manner.


Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for moving trucks and trailers around a busy yard
  • Deliver trailers to loading bay
  • Moving trailers to park area ensuring they are safety parked
  • Drive in a safe and efficient manner, ensuring adherence to parking, speed and road signage
  • Assist dispatch in other duties as and when required
  • At all times carry out all operational aspects of job with regard to documented company policies, procedures and health and safety information contained in Company documents.
  • Avoid loss or damage to goods or property
  • Participate in all company training and awareness programmes



Education and Skills

  • Due to our insurance requirements applicants must be a minimum of 25 years old
  • Good written and spoken English
  • Good communication skills
  • Full, clean C + E Licence and previous driving experience
  • Valid Digital Tachograph Card
  • Up to date CPC’s


This job description may be amended and additional duties may be added from time to time

Applications can be made by sending your CV to

All applications will be treated with the strictest of confidence and in compliance with the Data Protection Act 2018.

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