LGV C+E Class 1 Lorry Drivers


Job Details


UK Northampton Sainsburys - 11464

Contract Type

Fixed Term

Working Pattern

Full Time


£14.07 per hr

Closing Date

24/11/2019 12:00

Role Profile

Now recruiting LGV C+E Class 1 Lorry Drivers to join our busy Sainsbury’s depot based out of Northampton on Fixed Term Christmas contracts with £66 a week BONUS!

  • Any 5 out of 7
  • £14.07ph
  • £15.85ph - for hours worked between 18.00 - 06.00
  • £21.10ph - for overtime hours worked
  • £66 a week BONUS
  • Various start times available
  • Weekend work required
  • Days and Nights

Benefits Include:

  • Subsidised canteen on site
  • Gymnasium on site
  • Full uniform provided
  • Essential DCPC training
  • High street, Online Stores and Restaurant Discounts

As a key member of our friendly workforce you will be delivering to national supermarkets and convenience stores in our fleet of LGV Class 1 trucks. Products will be delivered in roller cages; therefore, cage manoeuvring is required.

Due to the nature of the work movement of roller cages is required, it is therefore essential that the successful applicant is capable to carry out these duties.

What we expect from our drivers:

  • Ownership for the safe and timely delivery of our customers’ products.
  • Securing caged loads and carrying out its transfer from depot to store.
  • Operation of point of delivery technology, the completion of driver checks and documentation.
  • Carrying out multi-drops within depot region.
  • Adhering to Driving legislation and professional competence standards.
  • Undertaking professional development.
  • Investing in our award-winning health and safety standards
  • Commitment to delivering excellent customer service

Experience and Qualifications

Experience & Qualifications

  • Must hold a valid HGV Class 1 (C+E) licence
  • Must hold a valid Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (DCPC Card)
  • Must hold a Digital Tachograph card
  • Must not have more than 6 points on your licence
  • 9 months Class 1 experience is essential
  • A flexible approach to working patterns and start times to meet business needs
  • Motivated and committed with high personal and professional standards
  • Possess excellent communication skills, understand and follow both verbal and written information.
  • Able to work within set timescales to meet customers service requirements.

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



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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