Container Driver Class 1

Saint Ives

Job Details


Containers St Ives

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Up to Avg. £34,715 per annum (inc. bonus meal allowance & ADR)

Closing Date

29/10/2020 12:00


Due to the expansion of the Wincanton Containers network throughout the UK, we are looking for Day & Night drivers in St Ives, Cambridgeshire.

Average earnings:

  • Days - £29,931 per annum
  • Nights - £34,715.24 per annum
  • *The above are based on meal allowance, weekly bonus & ADR payments.

You must hold:

  • A current Class 1 Licence
  • A valid Driver CPC licence
  • A digital tachograph card

You must have good communication skills and a flexible can-do attitude

An ADR Licence is beneficial

At least 6 months driving experience is preferred but not essential

Full uniform and PPE provided

All roles are permanent, full time and we offer training!

Incentive scheme

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

We really value our people and offer a friendly working environment, a focus on developing your skills and a competitive salary. Benefits include full uniform, work mobile phone, safety equipment, 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!




Nights £621.37 per week basic ( includes Attendance Night Allowance £91.99) 

Days £529.38 per week basic

Overtime Rates between £10.50 per hour - £14.00 per hour

You can also receive a further:

£23.50* per night for nights out *Tax Free

£25 a week if you hold an ADR licence - an extra £2 payable per load for all full ADR licence holders

up to £624 per annum via our bonus scheme depending on criteria and performance

£480* per annum meal allowance *Tax Free

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