Class 1 Driver

London, Greenford
Up to £14.77 per hour
Closing date
5 Oct 2021

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Class 1 Driver (Days)

£14.77 per hour



Role Profile

Wincanton are looking for a Class 1 Drivers who have a passion for customer service to join our team in Greenford carrying out store deliveries for our Screwfix contract.

  • £14.77 per hour - basic
  • £36,481.90 per annum - basic
  • 47.5 hours per week contract
  • Any 5 out of 7 starting between 0300 and 0400
  • £15.93 per hour - hours worked between 1800 and 0400
  • £15.98 per hour - hours worked between Saturday 0001 and Sunday 2359
  • £17.10 per hour - hours worked on a bank holiday
  • £17.14 per hour - hours worked on weekend plus night premium
  • £30 - one off payment for 6th shift working on top of hourly rate for shift
  • Newly qualified & inexperienced Class 1 drivers will be considered
  • Part time opportunities also available

Average earnings of up to £43,000 per annum based on 52.5 hours per week and premiums.

Benefits include:

  • 28 days holiday
  • Uniform and PPE
  • Access to pension scheme
  • Share incentive plan
  • Discounts including breakdown cover, airport parking and EE Network
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Medical cash plans
  • £500 for recommending a lorry driver friend and your friend also gets £250!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring you are compliant with all relevant legislation in line with Drivers Hours and Working Time Directive
  • You will Adhere to Safe Working Practices
  • You will commit to safe and efficient handling of vehicles - optimising fuel usage and taking responsibility for the cleanliness of vehicles
  • You will also undertake other such duties as may be reasonably required for the effective operation of the Transport function or to support our customer
  • Following socially distanced conditions in line with government guidelines regarding Covid-19.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Must hold a valid Class 1 licence
  • Must hold a valid Digital Tachograph Card
  • Must hold a valid Driver Qualification Card (Driver CPC)
  • Must have 0 - 6 points on your licence
  • Have a positive, flexible attitude to work
  • Good timekeeper, with the ability to work unsupervised

We really value our people and offer a friendly working environment, a focus on developing your skills and a competitive salary.

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.


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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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