Heavy Recovery Driver


Customer Support Operator required

 Heavy Recovery Driver

We are seeking applications for Heavy Recovery Operators to work from our Head Office based in Burwell, Cambridgeshire.

Applicants will be required to work within a shift system which includes nights & weekends on a call out basis.

Duties include:

  • Attending broken down or accident damaged vehicles, preparing them for recovery prior to towing to a predetermined destination
  • Lift & tow of commercial vehicles, coaches & motor homes.
  • Slide bed recovery of cars and light commercials
  • Winching of stranded vehicles.
  • Completion of required job sheets, utilising APEX
  • a level of understanding regarding tachograph /domestic driving regulations.
  • a high level of customer care skills.

The ideal Candidate:

  • Previous experience in commercial recovery preferred however full training can be offered to the right candidate.
  • Full HGV Class 1 required
  • CPC
  • Digital Tachograph
  • Preferably hold IVR or equivalent training records for light and/or heavy recovery
  • A proven track record as references will be required.
  • Strong commitment to health & safety.
  • Mechanical experience required.
  • Vetting checks will be carried out on successful candidates

Remuneration is dependent on experience.

Service Van

31 days holiday inclusive of BH (pro rata’d accordingly, dependent on shift pattern)

Company Pension

Personal Protective equipment provided

To apply, please send your CV to hr@manchetts.co.uk or call 07534 898218 for an informal chat.


Interested candidates should email a CV to hr@manchetts.co.uk or call Jeni, HR Manager on 07534 898218 for an informal chat.

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