Class 1 LGV Bulk Tank Driver


Job Details


UK Featherstone

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£11.53 per hour + premiums

Closing Date

25/06/2021 22:45

Role Profile

Are you looking for a permanent driving role which is Monday to Friday with bank holidays and Christmas off, then we have the job for you!

Wincanton are recruiting Class 1 LGV Bulk Tank Driver, to join our Breedon contract parking location in Featherstone, West Yorkshire.

Full bulk tanker training provided!

  • £11.53 per hour 
  • Start times between 04:00 – 06:00
  • Monday - Friday +1 Saturday in 4 (rota)
  • £25 weekly relief allowance
  • Tramping 4 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 40 hour a week contract, overtime available
  • Essential DCPC training
  • Full bulk tanker training provided
  • Paid holiday entitlement – 22 days plus 8 bank holidays
  • A Week off at Christmas, 3 days from your holiday allocation
  • 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
  • Ideally 12 months Class 1 driving experience required however new drivers considered, you can join our new and inexperienced driver programme
  • Must hold a valid Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (DCPC Card)
  • Must hold a Digital Tachograph card
  • 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.

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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