Class 1 Night Driver


Job Details


UK Newark British Sugar - 12562

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


28,290.60 per annum

Closing Date

31/01/2020 12:00

Role Profile

Permanent role – Monday - Friday – £28,290.60 per annum

Class 1 Night Drivers needed for the UK’s leading supply chain provider based out of Newark, working on the prestigious British Sugar contract.

You will be required to transport construction, food, retail and manufacturing products.

  • Monday to Friday
  • 12-hour shifts
  • Starting times between 15.00 – 22.00
  • Permanent 45 hour a week contract
  • Overtime available

Must be flexible to night out if required.

  • £12.09 per hour - Hourly rate
  • £13.25 per hour - Hours worked between 18.00-04.00hrs
  • £13.30 per hour - Hours worked between 00.01 Saturday – 00.01 Monday.
  • £14.39 per hour - Bank Holiday working
  • £24.70 - Night out allowance per shift
  • £30.00 - Sixth shift payment per shift

Key responsibilities

  • To advise the depot of any problems, changes to schedule etc.
  • To ensure the organisation and accurate completion of all related paperwork.
  • Log in daily using a mobile phone tracking system
  • To participate in driver de-brief sessions at the end of each shift.
  • To ensure compliance with all transport driver legislation and with company and site policies and procedures.
  • To avoid stock damage in line with company and site procedures.
  • To undertake the necessary training to carry out your role in a safe and efficient manner.
  • To ensure that all training (especially related to Health and Safety) is adhered to always.
  • To appropriately report any personal injury, accident or damage to any equipment, Machinery, premises or stock.
  • To be flexible in the undertaking of your duties as may be reasonably required for the effective operation of the function.
  • To contribute towards the improvement of processes/methods of operating practices.
  • Ensure you are the driving force behind delivering exceptional customer service.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Must hold a valid in date Class 1
  • Must hold a valid in date CPC card
  • Must hold a Digi/Taco Card
  • Must not have more than 6 points on driving licence
  • You will need to be enthusiastic, reliable, helpful and organised.
  • Flexibility and the will to learn new skills and to undertake new challenges.
  • You will have a proactive and committed approach towards all aspects of the job and ensure high standards in health and safety, customer service and legal compliance are met and exceeded.
  • Able to navigate your way around the UK and plan your day accordingly.

Incentive scheme:

If you feel that you have what it takes to support us in delivering the best service, we would love to hear from you.

£500 for recommending a driver friend and your friend also gets £250



About Us

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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