LGV Class 1 Driver - Westbury

24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
At Arla, we do so much more than make some of the world's favourite dairy products. We make healthy taste delicious, mornings worth getting up for and family dinners unforgettable. Cravendale??, Anchor??, Lurpak?? and Tickler?? - names like these make us a vital, natural part of modern life in over 100 countries around the world. We are 4,000 UK and 19,000 global employees at the heart of it. Every single one of us plays an important role and together we build on our 10bn Euros turnover and establish our position as one of the largest dairy companies in the world.

We have a number of vacancies for LGV Drivers to work on our Bulk Farm collection operation, based from our Westbury transport hub. You will be responsible for the collection of milk from farms within a local radius of Westbury, and delivery either back to the depot or to an Arla dairy.

You will be responsible for collecting milk within specified schedules to meet company requirements, completing all relevant documentation. You will undertake vehicle checks, wash and fuel the vehicle as well as comply with vehicle maintenance procedures.

As Arla is a farmer owned co-operative, you will be liaising with our owners on a daily basis and will be expected to present a professional and positive image at all times

To be considered for this role, you must be an experienced driver holding a Class 1 licence and possess excellent communication skills. The position is on a 5 on, 2 off shift pattern

In addition to quiet country roads and friendly farmers, we can offer a competitive salary, night shift premium when worked, overtime, regular start times, PPE and a full induction and training programme provided by our on site Driver Trainer