Fuel Driver

Location Gillingham, Kent

Duration Full Time, Permanent

Salary £19.25 per hour | Overtime paid at 1.5 times hourly rate

Hours Rolling Shift Pattern; 5days on 3days off, average 39.5hrs per week. Working weekends and bank holidays is a requirement.

About us

MEMS Power Generation is one of the leading generator rental suppliers in the UK, specialising in temporary power solutions with over 45 years of experience. Operating 24/7, they supply temporary power solutions for a diverse range of customers, including small businesses through to blue-chip multinational organisations and utility companies. They are the supplier of choice in the UK power rental market focused on sustainability, with a mission to be the company that best understands their customers’ needs for temporary power solutions while providing superior service levels.

About you

You must hold a current HGV2 licence with ADR and your CPC. You will have a history of excellent customer service and a “can do” attitude with safe, courteous, considerate and economic driving at all times.


About the role

Our fuel delivery drivers keep our hire fleet of generators running with deliveries of fuel using various vehicles depending on site conditions and fuel quantities required.


  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Generous holiday allowance increasing through company loyalty program
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Paid volunteering days
  • Wellbeing related benefits
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Length of Service Awards
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Free Parking & Refreshments


Key responsibilities

  • Effective route planning to ensure all jobs completed efficiently
  • Completing daily vehicle checks to ensure the vehicles are in good repair
  • Carry out risk assessments prior to offload
  • Assist customers with advice on use of fuel and safe storage
  • The refuel of generators with both tanker and browsers
  • Recording all fuel dispensed
  • Yard refuels as and when required
  • Ensuring vehicles are replenished and ready for work after use
  • Assist in yard duties as required
  • Assisting other departments when workloads require
  • Carrying out repairs to vehicles as required
  • Keeping lorry and other vehicles clean and tidy

This is an exciting opportunity for a Tanker / Fuel Driver who is looking for a challenge and to work for a progressive company at the forefront of power generation.

Working outside of normal working hours will be a requirement as this is an emergency support business. Due to the nature of our business, overtime is routinely available and paid at 1.5 times the hourly rate.

We aim to employ motivated people to continue to represent MEMS as an employer of choice whilst delivering exceptional service to our customers. If you believe you have the attributes to join our team, please click here to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Please note that all employees complete our screening process which includes a criminal check.

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