Class 1 Bulk & Bagged Driver - Nights


Job Details


UK Ashbourne

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Up to £36,001 per annum

Closing Date

25/06/2021 22:45

Role Profile

Wincanton are recruiting for Class 1 LGV Bulk Cement Drivers (nights) to join our Lafarge contract parking in Ashbourne.

Permanent Role – Up to £36,001 per annum - Monday – Friday - NIGHTS

  • £34,694.40 per annum basic based on 48 hours per week
  • £36,001 per annum based on an average 50 hours per week
  • £13.90 - hourly rate
  • Monday to Friday
  • Start times between 16:00 – 18:00

Benefits include:

  • Weekly pay
  • Permanent 48 hour a week contract
  • Essential DCPC training
  • Full bulk tanker training provided
  • 24 days paid holiday entitlement
  • Access to company pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • RAC discount
  • High street, Online Stores and Restaurant Discounts
  • £500 for recommending a lorry driver friend and your friend also gets £250!


You will be required to deliver powdered bulk cement to construction sites within the UK.

This is a permanent position contracted to 48 hours per week (minus breaks) however you may be required to work an average of 50 - 55 hours.

Working Monday to Friday with start times between 16:00 and 18:00.

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).
  • Always keep truck clean.
  • 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 attitude to work.
  • Must have a good geographical knowledge.

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
  • Minimum 12 months Class 1 driving experience required
  • Must be fully flexible on working hours
  • Possess excellent customer facing awareness

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.



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.

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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