Class 1 Driver

Hemel Hempstead
£31000 - £36000 per annum, Benefits: competitive salary and excellent benefits
02 Aug 2018
30 Aug 2018
Sue Arnold
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Client is looking for Class 1 Drivers for their Hemel Hempstead Depot who are interested in working for a multi customer, market leading Logistics company on a permanent basis.
Applications are also invited from Novice Drivers (Less than 1 Years’ Experience) providing you pass the company’s specific driving assessment.

Offering a competitive salary of £31,000 - £36,000 + OTE with associated premiums, we are looking for hard working and dedicated individuals to join a friendly team who are looking to get fully involved and make a difference every day.

Other benefits include:
  • Contracts of up to 40 hours a week
  • Weekend working and evening shifts available
  • Premiums for unsocial and weekend hours
  • Lots of overtime opportunities
  • 24 days Annual Leave per annum
  • 8 Bank Holidays per annum
  • Healthcare Cash plan
  • Pension
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Retail discounts
  • Opportunities to earn a Christmas bonus
  • Rota provided in advance
  • Canteen serving hot and cold food
  • Free On-Site Car Parking
  • Bicycle Park
  • Free Uniform and PPE provided
  • Lockers provided
  • TV’s and pool table in employee rest areas
  • Life Assurance 4 x Basic Salary
  • Development Opportunities for New Drivers
  • Career Progression opportunities throughout our network
This organisation prides itself on being the first choice for their customers and focuses on delivering excellence in everything they do.  They have an established high performance culture and ensure that their employees have the opportunity to be fully involved and feel that they can influence their environment every day.

The Role:

You will work as part of a dedicated team delivering products from their Hemel Hempstead Depot to multiple M&S Stores across the South East whereby you will be involved with the customer, unloading and delivery of product. You will also work to collect products from their Suppliers and other Depots to deliver these to their distribution centre.

Working as part of a close knit team, we are offering any 5 in 7 shift patterns full time opportunities.

In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, we are able to offer the following:

  • Regular start times
  • Overtime opportunities
  • A Customer centric job role
 You will ensure that you achieve:
  • On time delivery
  • Secure and safe working practices
  • Be an active part of the team
Key Skills
  • The ability to communicate well with those around you
  • A safety first approach to driving
  • Focus and dedication to quality service at all times
  • LGV Class 1 (HGV C+E)
  • CPC qualified
  • Preferably 12 months experience
  • No more than 3 points on your license
This Company is always focused on developing their people to enable them to reach their full potential, including help Novice Drivers develop and grow. If you have the drive, aspiration and flexibility required, you will be offered excellent development opportunities to ensure you build a successful and rewarding career with them.

If you would like to apply for this position please send you CV to the email address on this job board.

They recognise that the key to their success is their people. For them to deliver the best service to their customers, maintain a strong reputation and continue to grow they need to recruit and develop the right people.

Operating in a wide range of commercial and industrial sectors, including grocery, food service and gas, they work in partnership with customers such as Starbucks, EAT, Marks and Spencer, Tesco, Morrisons and 2 Sisters Food Group.


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