Class 1 Driver (Curtainside)


Job Details



Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Up to £37,342.24 per annum

Closing Date

25/06/2021 22:45

Role Profile

PERMANENT ROLE - Monday to Friday – up to £37,342.24 per annum


We are looking for a committed and reliable Class 1 Driver's, to join our Aggregate Industries contract based out of Ashbourne.

This is a permanent role paying £11.91ph with the following:

  • £14.18ph – For hours worked on Bank Holidays
  • £24.70 – Per night out
  • Start times between 05:00 – 06:00
  • Shift pattern - Monday to Friday
  • 23 days holiday
  • Minimum of 2 nights out per week, however 4 nights out a week would be IDEAL

You will be required to deliver Block paving and general concrete products to construction sites within the UK driving a curtainside vehicle.

Basic Salary - £27,869.40pa – Based on 45 hours a week only and no uplifts

Potential Salary - £34,773.44pa – Based on 52 hours and 2 nights out per week

Potential Salary - £37,342.24pa - Based on 52 hours and 4 nights out per week

What we expect from our drivers

  • 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).

Experience & Qualifications

  • Must hold a valid Class 1/HGV1 licence
  • Must hold a valid driver CPC and Digi tacho card..
  • Must be fully flexible on working hours.
  • Must have a good geographical knowledge.
  • Minimum 6 months HGV Class 1 driving experience required

£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 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.

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

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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