Class 1 Driver

Employer
Wincanton
Location
Derbyshire, Ashbourne
Salary
£14.00 per hour
Closing date
23 Sep 2021

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Job Details

Class 1 Bulk & Bagged (Days & Tramping)

£14.00 per hour

Permanent

Ashbourne

Role Profile

Wincanton are recruiting for Class 1 LGV Lorry Drivers to join our team carrying out deliveries for our Aggregate Industries contract based out of Ashbourne.

  • £14.00 per hour
  • £34,944 per annum
  • Monday to Friday starting between 0400 and 0600
  • Permanent 48 hours per week contract
  • Day drivers wanted
  • Trampers wanted (tramping out 4 nights per week)

Premiums:

  • £25 per night out
  • £17.50ph – for hours worked on a Saturday
  • £21.00ph – for hours worked on a Sunday

Potential earnings of up to £40,704 per annum based on 50 hours per week and 4 nights out

Benefits include:

  • Weekly pay
  • Essential DCPC training
  • Full bulk tanker training provided
  • 24 days paid holiday entitlement
  • Access to company pension scheme
  • Child care vouchers
  • RAC discount
  • High street, Online Stores and Restaurant Discounts
  • £500 for recommending a lorry driver friend and your friend also gets £250!

Our fleet consists of both bulk powder vehicles and curtain sides.  Predominantly you will be delivering Powdered Bulk and on occasions Bagged Cement to construction sites within the UK, either working days or tramping out 4 nights per week.

Key responsibilities:

  • 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)
  • Always keep truck clean
  • 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

Experience and Qualifications

  • Must hold a valid Class 1 driving licence
  • Must hold a valid Driver CPC
  • Must hold a Digital Tachograph card
  • Must have 6 or less points on your licence
  • Minimum 12 months Class 1 driving experience required
  • 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. Benefits include 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.

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.

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.

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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