Class 1 Driver (Trunking) - Nights


Job Details


UK Portbury Shared User - Screwfix

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£30,809.52 per annum

Closing Date

30/10/2020 17:00

Role Profile

We currently are recruiting for committed and reliable Class 1 Drivers, for an exciting opportunity to work for our prestigious Screwfix contract, driving out of Portbury, Bristol.

  • Holidays – 20 days basic, Lieu days earned for working bank holidays

  • 50 hr Salaried Role
  • Sun-Thur shift pattern including bank holidays
  • Flexible start times between 16:00 & 18:00
  • Trunking to Stafford, our main distribution centre
  • Trailer swaps, occasional live loading
  • Occasional plan to collect multiple trailers on the same night using a mid point.
  • Multiple trailer types, Arctic, Double Deck, Urban, Rear Steer.

Manual handling required as you will be carrying items into the store with staff.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring you are compliant with all relevant legislation in line with Drivers Hours and Working Time Directive.
  • You will Adhere to Safe Working Practices.
  • You will commit to safe and efficient handling of vehicles – optimising fuel usage and taking responsibility for the cleanliness of vehicles.
  • You will also undertake other such duties as may be reasonably required for the effective operation of the Transport function or to support our customer.

Person Profile

  • Minimum 2 years C+E experience
  • full UK HGV 1 (category C+E) driving licence
  • Valid UK CPC and tacho card
  • no more than 6 points on your driving licence
  • no DD, DR, IN10 endorsement codes on your driving licence
  • High level of customer service required
  • Previous retail delivery experience desirable

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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