Class 1 Drawbar HIAB Driver

Ashbourne, Derbyshire
£33581.60 - £40466.40 per annum
Closing date
23 Dec 2021

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Class 1 Drawbar HIAB Driver - Days

£33,581.60 (minimum) salary



Role Profile

Wincanton are looking for committed and reliable Class 1 Drawbar HIAB Drivers, to join our Aggregate Industries contract based out of Hulland Ward, Ashbourne, Derbyshire to deliver Block paving and general concrete products to construction sites and depots within the UK driving a Class 1 Drawbar Vehicle with HIAB Crane.

  • £33,581.60 min salary for guaranteed hours (including weekly HIAB bonus)
  • £40,466.40 average salary for 55 hours a week (including weekly HIAB bonus)
  • £13.24 per hour
  • 45 hours a week guaranteed
  • Start times between 05.00 - 06:00
  • Shift pattern - Monday to Friday
  • Tramping also available (Minimum of 2 nights out per week, however 4 nights out a week would be ideal)

Additional Premiums:

  • £14.38 per hour for hours before 6am and after 6pm
  • Optional sixth shift payment of £30 plus normal hourly rate
  • £2,600 annual HIAB (MOL) bonus of £50 a week
  • £26.00 - Per night out

Benefits Include:

  • Weekly pay
  • Permanent 45 hour a week contract
  • Essential DCPC training
  • 23 days + Bank Holidays paid holiday entitlement
  • Access to company pension scheme
  • RAC discount
  • High street, Online Stores and Restaurant Discounts
  • For every driver that you refer, you can earn an impressive £1,000

Key Responsibilities:

  • Delivering to merchants and private homes using HIAB (Brick Grab) Crane
  • 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).
  • Operate your vehicle efficiently and have a good geographical knowledge of the area
  • Be punctual and have good communication skills with our clients
  • Be willing to learn new skills and attend all company training programmes
  • Wear driver uniform and PPE to be worn
  • Be an ambassador for the company and Wincanton brand
  • Carry out deliveries for our contract, whilst following socially distanced conditions in line with government guidelines regarding Covid-19.

Experience & Qualifications

  • Must hold a valid Class 1 licence
  • Must hold a valid driver CPC and Digital tacho card.
  • Must not have more than 6 points on licence.
  • Must be fully flexible on working hours.
  • Must have good geographical knowledge.
  • Ideally you will have a minimum of 6 months Class 1 Drawbar driving experience, however new Class 1 passes will be considered if you have solid Driving experience on other HGV / PSV licences
  • In addition, you will ideally already possess an ALLMI HIAB certificate, but cross training will be offered to Candidates with other HIAB certs
  • Full HIAB training can be offered to experienced Class 1 Drawbar Drivers

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.


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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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