HGV Class 1 Driver (Stafford & Lichfield)


Job Details


UK Stafford Screwfix - 11491

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Up to £35,000 per annum + Company & Salary Benefits

Closing Date

19/01/2021 12:00

About the role…

We are currently recruiting for HGV Class 1 drivers, to join our busy transport team in the Lichfield & Stafford area. You’ll be required to cover journeys across the UK to Screwfix Trade counters delivering retail products.

This is a permanent position, working 5 days out of 7 based on 51 hours per week.

Shifts Available:

  • Fixed Thursday – Monday (starting between 10.00am – 12.00pm per shift)
  • Shift premiums are included and are added on top of the £35,000 per annum salary.

What you’ll be doing…

  • 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 ensure that all training (especially related to Health and Safety) is adhered to at all times.
  • 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.
  • Ensure you are the driving force behind delivering exceptional customer service.

About you…

  • Class 1 Licence and full CPC.
  • Have over 1 years’ experience driving Class 1
  • 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.

Our Company...

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.”

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!

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



Your place in our world

Transport Operations Manager
HGV Class 1 Driver (Stafford & Lichfield)