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Class 1 Driver Days - Manchester (4 on 4 off)

Job details
Posting date: 15 September 2022
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 14 October 2022
Location: Manchester, M17
Company: Wincanton
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 66

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PERMANENT ROLE – Working Days 4 on 4 off – £30,910.88 per annum

Class 1 Drivers needed as part of our general haulage supply chain based out of Trafford Park

  • £14.00 per hour
  • £30,910.88 based on average over the year which is 2207.92 hours per annum
  • 4 on 4 off, start time at 06:00
  • Average 42.46 hours per week (excluding meal breaks)
  • £15.29 – hours worked between 18:00 and 04:00
  • £17.50 – overtime rate for hours worked over 188 hours
  • £19.00 – for hours worked on 5th shift
  • £23.50 - for hours worked on 6th shift
  • £23.50 - for hours worked on Bank Holiday
  • £26.20 - night out allowance
  • 20.5 days annual leave; this includes statutory public holidays
  • For every driver that you refer, you can earn an impressive £1,000 (subject to conditions)

Working on behalf of multiple clients, delivering to DCs, cash and carries, collection from breweries across the UK (majority Northern region). On occasions delivering/performing duties to construction sites.

Curtain pulling and ensuring load has been secured.

Average of up to 4 drops and collections per day (depending on distance)

Using app tracking system for registering arrival and departure

How will you contribute?

  • 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.

What will you bring?

  • Must have valid in date Class 1 licence
  • Must have valid in date CPC
  • Must hold Digital tachograph card
  • Must not have more than 6 points on licence
  • 12 months Class 1 driving experience preferred however 6 months Class 1 driving experience will be considered
  • Possess excellent customer facing awareness skills
  • 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

What do we offer?

We really value our people and offer a friendly working environment, a focus on developing your skills and a competitive salary. Benefits include full uniform, safety equipment, customer discount card, 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!

For every driver that you refer, you can earn an impressive £1,000 (subject to conditions)

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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If you feel that you have what it takes to support Wincanton in delivering the best service, we would love to hear from you. Please apply by following the links and uploading your CV. We are a fast-moving organisation so we may not always wait until the closing date to review applications. As a result, you should submit your CV as soon as possible!

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