Class 1 Driver

Employer
Wincanton
Location
Gloucestershire, Gloucester
Salary
£29652.00 - £33231.75 per annum
Closing date
13 Aug 2021

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Job Details

Class 1 Driver
Up to £33,231.75 per annum
Permanent
Brockworth

Role Profile
Wincanton are recruiting Class 1 Drivers to join our General Haulage team based out of Brockworth, Gloucester carrying out deliveries for our general haulage contract.

* £29,652 per annum - basic annual salary
* Working 5 out of 7
* £0.94 - additional hourly allowance between 1400 and 1800
* £1.08 - additional hourly allowance between 1800 and 2200
* £2.13 - additional hourly allowance between 2200 and 0600
* £2.26 - meal allowance per day
* £23.94 per night out
* Working an average of 48 hours per week

Shifts available
* Sunday to Thursday starting between 1400 and 2000
* Tuesday to Saturday starting between 1400 and 2000

Potential earnings - based on shifts on offer
* £33,231.75 - based on average 48 hours per week starting at 1700

You will be delivering and collecting from several sites with an average of 2 to 3 drops per day across the UK in accordance with customer requirements on time critical deliveries and collections.

Due to the nature of the role, nights out may be required on occasions.

If you are flexible and keen to join our General Haulage team - GET IN TOUCH TODAY!

Benefits include:
* Essential DCPC training
* Paid holiday entitlement
* Company pension scheme
* Childcare vouchers
* RAC discount
* High street, Online Stores and Restaurant Discounts
* £500 for recommending a driver friend and your friend also gets £250

Key Responsibilities:
* To advise the depot of any problems, changes to schedule etc.
* To ensure the organisation and accurate completion of all related paperwork.
* To participate in driver de-brief sessions at the end of each shift.
* To ensure compliance with all transport driver legislation and with company and site policies and procedures
* To avoid stock damage in line with company and site procedures
* To undertake the necessary training in order to carry out your role in a safe and efficient manner
* To appropriately report any personal injury, accident or damage to any equipment, Machinery, premises or stock.
* To be flexible in the undertaking of your duties as may be reasonably required for the effective operation of the function.
* To contribute towards the improvement of processes/methods of operating practices
* Following socially distanced conditions in line with government guidelines regarding Covid-19

Experience and Qualifications
* Must hold a valid Class 1 license
* 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 license
* New drivers will be considered
* Must be fully flexible on working hours
* Possess excellent customer facing awareness

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.

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.

Company

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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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