Class 1 Driver - Breedon - Dagenham

Employer
Wincanton
Location
England
Salary
£33146.88 - £37636.88 per annum
Closing date
18 Jun 2021

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Job Details

Class 1
£33,146.88 per annum
Permanent
Dagenham

Role Profile

Wincanton are recruiting Class 1 Bulk Tank/Curtain-side Driver's, to join our Breedon contract in Dagenham. Carrying out deliveries for our Breedon team, whilst following socially distanced conditions in line with government guidelines regarding Covid-19.

For driver's living further away, this role has the additional benefit of having parking locations in Barking and Basildon.


* £37,636.88 per annum - Based on 48 average hours and 4 nights out per week
* £33,146.88 per annum - Based on 48 hours a week and no uplifts
* £13.28 per hour
* Start times between 04:00 - 06:00
* Monday - Friday +1 Saturday in 4 (rota) as required
* Tramping as required

Premiums and Overtime:
* £19.92 - Saturday rate
* £26.56 - Sunday & Bank holiday rate
* Day off in lieu for any bank holidays worked
* £26.50 per night out allowance

Benefits include:
* Permanent 40 hour a week contract
* Essential DCPC training
* Full bulk tanker training provided
* Paid holiday entitlement - 22 days plus 8 bank holidays
* A Week off at Christmas, 3 days from your holiday allocation
* Full uniform provided
* Company pension scheme
* Childcare vouchers
* RAC discount
* High street, Online Stores and Restaurant Discounts
* £500 for recommending a lorry driver friend and your friend also gets £250!

Key Responsibilities:
* Deliveries of bulk and palletised cement from Dagenham.
* You will need to be comfortable delivering bulk powder products on tankers and also delivering palletised products on curtain-siders.
* You will be responsible for the accurate and timely movement and delivery of our customers' products, servicing the Construction sector.
* Ensuring all documentation is completed accurately with attention to detail.
* Adhering to safe working practices to ensure the safety of yourself and others at all times.
* Complying with all relevant legislation in line with Drivers Hours and Working Time Directive requirements (opt out available).
* Keep truck clean at all times.

Experience & Qualifications:
* Must hold a valid HGV LGV Class 1 licence
* Must hold a valid Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (DCPC Card)
* Must hold a Digital Tachograph card
* Must not have more than 6 points on your licence
* Minimum 12 months Class 1 driving experience required.
* Must be fully flexible on working hours.
* Possess excellent customer facing awareness.
* Good timekeeper and able to work unsupervised.
* Enthusiastic and reliable with a commitment to delivering 1st class customer service.
* Must have good communication skills and a flexible 'can do' attitude to work.
* Must have a good geographical knowledge.

We really value our people and offer a friendly working environment, a focus on developing your skills and a competitive salary. Access to a company pension scheme with employer contributions and other optional schemes you may wish to join. These are just some of the reasons which make Wincanton a great place to work!

If you feel that you have what it takes to support Wincanton in delivering the best service, we would love to hear from you.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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About Us
Wincanton is a leading third party logistics (3PL) and supply chain solutions provider in the UK and Ireland. As the largest British logistics company, we work in industry sectors as diverse as milk, defence, energy, retail, consumer goods and construction, supporting every stage of development and adding value through our supply chain expertise and innovative approach to logistics challenges. With over 17,000 colleagues across more than 200 sites and a 3,400 strong fleet of vehicles, we put our customers at the heart of everything we do, and our mission is "to make our customers business's better, every day."
Our people are at the core of our business and what makes Wincanton great. That's why we provide significant opportunities for career progress, as well as training enrichment and multi-skilling, in a dynamic working environment.

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Wincanton is a leading supply chain partner for British business, providing supply chain solutions up and down the country with 19,100 colleagues working across more than 200 sites. and have a 3,500-strong fleet of vehicles.

We are great people delivering sustainable supply chain value.

Our Culture:

Our culture comes from a shared set of ideas, beliefs and values as to what is important to us as a company, and what drives value for our customers. For us, making our customers’ business better – every day, is our aim.

Driving Roles:

Working with organisations across our many sectors, we have various driver opportunities across the country. We offer a friendly working environment, a focus on developing your skills and a competitive salary. You will also receive some great company paid benefits including:

  • Company pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Loss of LGV licence insurance

In addition, you will have access to some great tax efficient benefits and discounts such as:

  • Share incentive plan
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Medical cash plans
  • Discounts including breakdown cover, airport parking, EE Network

We have a number of great driver opportunities across the country.

We are recruiting now, so to find out more about joining our winning team by applying for one of the jobs below:

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