Class 1 Bulk Tank Relief Driver


Job Details


Breedon Hope Valley

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Up to £31,178.88

Closing Date

31/12/2020 23:45

Role Profile

Wincanton are recruiting Class 1 LGV Bulk Tank Relief Drivers, to join our Breedon contract in Hope Valley, Derby.

  • £31,178.88 per annum - Based on 48 hours and 2 nights out per week
  • £28,788.88 per annum – Based on 48 hours a week and no uplifts
  • £11.53 per hour 
  • Start times between 04:00 – 06:00
  • Monday - Friday +1 Saturday in 4 (rota)
  • Minimum 2 nights out per week

Premiums and Overtime:

  • £14.42 - Saturday rate
  • £17.93 - Sunday & Bank holiday rate
  • Bank holidays worked is a day off in lieu
  • £25.00 per night out allowance

Benefits include:

  • Permanent 48 hour a week contract
  • Essential DCPC training
  • Full bulk tanker training provided
  • Paid holiday entitlement
  • Full uniform provided
  • Company pension scheme
  • Child care vouchers
  • RAC discount
  • High street, Online Stores and Restaurant Discounts
  • £500 for recommending a lorry driver friend and your friend also gets £250!

What we expect from our drivers

  • You will support several depots in the Hope Valley / North Midland areas to deliver Bulk Cement to construction sites.
  • You will be responsible for the accurate and timely movement and delivery of our customers’ products, servicing the Construction sector.
  • Ensuring all documentation is completed accurately with attention to detail.
  • Adhering to safe working practices to ensure the safety of yourself and others at all times.
  • Complying with all relevant legislation in line with Drivers Hours and Working Time Directive requirements (opt out available).
  • Keep truck clean at all times.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Must hold a valid HGV LGV Class 1 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
  • Minimum 12 months Class 1 driving experience required.
  • Must be fully flexible on working hours.
  • Possess excellent customer facing awareness.
  • Good timekeeper and able to work unsupervised.
  • Enthusiastic and reliable with a commitment to delivering 1st class customer service.
  • Must have good communication skills and a flexible ‘can do’ attitude to work.
  • Must have a good geographical knowledge.

We really value our people and offer a friendly working environment, a focus on developing your skills and a competitive salary. Benefits include 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!

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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