Class 1 Driver


Job Details


UK Doncaster - Howden

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£28,290.60 per annum

Closing Date

25/06/2021 22:45

Role Profile

PERMANENT ROLE – Monday to Friday  Basic Salary £28,290.60pa


We have an exciting opportunity for Class 1 Drivers to join our depot in Doncaster on £12.09ph with the below premiums:   

  • £28,290.60pa – Basic Salary
  • Start Times between: 03:00 – 07:00
  • £13.30ph – Hourly rate for hours worked between 00:01 Saturday – 00:01 Monday
  • £12.09ph and a £30.00 payment – Sixth Shift Allowance
  • Contracted to 45 hours per week
  • Monthly Pay

Available Fixed Shift Patterns:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Tuesday to Saturday

You will be delivering high end fitted kitchen, appliances and joinery products to stores.

This will be ridged multi drop work.

What we expect from our drivers:

  • Responsible for the accurate, timely movement and delivery of our customers’ products
  • Adhering to safe working practices to ensure the safety of yourself and others at all times
  • Securing load of the trailer to ensure products are safely secured to minimise chances of damage.
  • Provide excellent customer service at all times and to take ownership of customer issues on delivery
  • Carry out multi-drop deliveries within the delivery window in a safe manner.
  • Be aware of the vehicle defects and bring to the attention of Transport Office as necessary.
  • Attend essential training in order to carry out the Driver role.
  • To provide support in the Yard as required by the Transport Office

Benefits Include:

  • Essential DCPC training
  • Permanent 45 hour a week contract 
  • Paid holiday entitlement
  • Company pension scheme
  • Child care vouchers
  • RAC discount
  • High street, Online Stores and Restaurant Discounts
  • £500 for recommending a driver friend and your friend also gets £250



Experience & Qualifications

  • Must hold an in date valid Class 1 Licence
  • Must hold an in date valid CPC licence
  • Must hold a Tachograph card
  • No more than 6 points on your licence
  • Minimum 2 years Class 2 experience   
  • A good timekeeper and ability to work unsupervised
  • Excellent geographical knowledge as deliveries throughout the British Isles
  • Enthusiastic and reliable willing to go the extra mile for customer service
  • Adhere and promote Health & Safety values

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.

If you feel that you have what it takes to support our client 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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