HGV Class 2/ Installation Operative

UK and Congleton

HGV Class 2/ Installation Operative

Job description

Pulse Fitness has provided customised solutions to more than 30,000 leisure facilities in 30 countries across six continents, alongside private clubs, leisure centres, fitness centres, hotels, spas, rehabilitation centres, corporate gyms, universities, professional sports facilities and more. The range includes over 450 pieces of award-winning equipment. We cover everything which includes innovative cardiovascular, stylish strength machines, functional, free weights, plate loaded, high-performance group cycles and hi-tech gym management software.

Due to our continued success, we are looking for self-motivated and committed team player in the role of HGV Class 2 Driver/ Installation Operative to join our Installation Team.

As a HGV Class 2 Driver/ Installation Operative you will provide safe, compliant, reliable and effective delivery and installation of our commercial fitness equipment nationwide. Training will be provided. You will be part of a team and on average, over a 12 month period, the job is 50% driving and 50% install.

You will be conscientious, hardworking, have good customer service skills and be prepared to travel the UK (including the occasional night away). Typically working a minimum 39hrs per week + overtime, Monday to Friday.

The successful candidate must hold a full clean driving licence and HGV Class 2 licence.

An annual salary of £28,000 plus overtime and 25 days holiday plus bank holidays.

Example of average earnings with over time is £32,000 to £40,000.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

Working within a team you will;

  • Efficiently and safely load commercial fitness equipment into Pulse delivery vehicles. Ensuring the load is safe, secure and meets regulations
  • To drive in a safe and courteous manner adhering to driving legislation
  • To efficiently and safely unload commercial fitness equipment at the site
  • To undertake risk assessments ensuring the venue is safe to work, bringing any risks to the attention of management
  • Where required there may be a need to dismantle machines, carry into the fitness suite and reassemble
  • To be polite, courteous and liaise with all customers, third party suppliers and tradesmen advising on work plans and reporting any problems to relevant personnel
  • To collect and return unwanted stock to warehouse
  • To ensure all paperwork is available, reviewed and understood for each installation prior to departure from HQ
  • To complete all necessary job sheets, time sheets, daily vehicle checks and other documents.
  • To install all commercial fitness equipment in line with company standards and health & safety regulations
  • To complete all post installation and commissioning checks on all equipment
  • To install non-Pulse equipment when required
  • To keep in good working order any tools, equipment and vehicles supplied by Pulse.
  • To report any faults, breakages, equipment failures or vehicle defects to your line manager
  • And any other job deemed necessary to meet the requirements of the company business


  • To be flexible in working hours, days of week including nights away
  • To support working with other departments as business demands
  • To attend all meetings and training as advised

Person Specification

  • Flexible working attitude including ability to travel with nights away
  • A reliable team player
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Able to read drawings and plans
  • To be of good physical health and able to lift heavy machinery
  • Willingness to learn new skills and technologies
  • Understanding and or interest in fitness equipment
  • Full clean driving license
  • HGV class 1/LGV C+E or HGV class 2/LGV C+E digital tachograph licence
  • Desirable
  • Valid and dated CRB (if not one will be completed for you by Pulse)

Benefits include:

  • On-site parking
  • Early finish on a Friday
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Ongoing training
  • Christmas close down
  • On-site Gym membership

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Schedule: Monday to Friday

Work Location: In person

If you are a self-motivated individual team player and enjoy travel and variation of work, please apply now!

Please send us a covering letter letting us know a bit about yourself and why you think you’d be a good fit for this role.

HGV Class 2/ Installation Operative - Pulse Fitness