Culina Group

Culina Group is a market leading food and drink logistics provider across the chilled and ambient temperature regimes, providing warehousing, distribution, contract packing and a series of value added solutions: a true Total Logistics offering.

Culina entered the food and drink logistics arena in 1994, beginning as a modest single site operation with a year one turnover of £7m. However, a responsible growth strategy has seen the company develop an enviable network spanning the UK and Ireland, while it now presents an impressive £400m+ turnover.

Culina Group is proud to work with some of the world's leading brands and manufacturers, plus a multitude of own-label producers and developing companies. Importantly, Culina Groups strategic focus is on food and drink logistics within a shared-user environment, which is driven by volume and critical mass. This ultimately delivers an efficient and cost effective solution for clients.

Culina Group is committed to future proofing its business by investing in its people, network, systems, sector and the environment, which will ensure it continues to provide clients with a robust supply chain platform that can be trusted to perform in a challenging and dynamic industry.

Culina Group Bristol, United Kingdom
11/01/2018
Full time
LGV/HGV C+E Class 1 Driver Location: Bristol   Reporting to: Transport Manager     Do  you  want to work for an award winning, successful Company?   Then look no further - Culina Group, Motor Transport Award winner 2014 is now recruiting.   Culina Group a well established leader in the logistics market is recruiting for a  LGV/HGV C+E Class 1 Driver  on permanent basis at our  Bristol  depot.     The role holder will be responsible for but not limited to the following:   - Report to the Transport Planner/ Transport Coordinator at the start of shift. - Adhere to signing in and out procedure and ensure correct and thorough completion of paperwork. - Observe and adhere to company rules and procedures, including all aspects of health, safety and hygiene. - Maintain a good working knowledge of operations within the transport department. - Maintain a high standard of behaviour and appearance. - Effectively manage own working time in line with the Road Transport Directive. - Adhere to tachograph rules and regulations at all times. - Ensure daily vehicle checks are completed in line with company procedure. - Responsible for unit and trailer, including temperature checks. - Make deliveries to customers’ premises, acting in a professional manner at all times. - Immediately report any problems regarding delivery arrival times, delays or discrepancies with loads. - Ensure proof of deliveries (PODs) are signed and returned to the Transport Office after delivery. - Exchange pallets on a one for one basis or gain a PVC from customer. - Ensure regular communication with the Transport Office. - Observe and adhere to site procedures at each delivery point. - Ensure correct completion of a defect report as and when required. - Any other duties as reasonably required.     Competence Requirements:   - Possession of LGV Class 1 Licence. - Excellent attention to detail. - Ability to work without direct supervision. - Adaptable and methodical approach to work/ training. - Conscientious and reliable. - Professional and approachable. - Excellent communication skills - Ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure. - Effectively prioritise work load in order to meet set deadlines. - Able to work using own initiative or as part of a team. - Knowledge of Road Transport Directive and current drivers’ hours.   Shifts : Various available   Click  APPLY NOW t o kick-start your application and become one step closer to becoming part of the award winning logistics company that is Culina Group. 
Culina Group Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
11/01/2018
Full time
LGV/HGV C+E Class 1 Driver   Location: Milton Keynes   Reporting to: Transport Manager Do you want to work for an award winning, successful Company?   Then look no further - Culina Group, Motor Transport Award winner 2014 is now recruiting.   Culina Group a well established leader in the logistics market is recruiting for a LGV/HGV C+E Class 1 Driver on permanent basis at our Milton Keynes  depot.   The role holder will be responsible for but not limited to the following:   - Report to the Transport Planner/ Transport Coordinator at the start of shift. - Adhere to signing in and out procedure and ensure correct and thorough completion of paperwork. - Observe and adhere to company rules and procedures, including all aspects of health, safety and hygiene. - Maintain a good working knowledge of operations within the transport department. - Maintain a high standard of behaviour and appearance. - Effectively manage own working time in line with the Road Transport Directive. - Adhere to tachograph rules and regulations at all times. - Ensure daily vehicle checks are completed in line with company procedure. - Responsible for unit and trailer, including temperature checks. - Make deliveries to customers’ premises, acting in a professional manner at all times. - Immediately report any problems regarding delivery arrival times, delays or discrepancies with loads. - Ensure proof of deliveries (PODs) are signed and returned to the Transport Office after delivery. - Exchange pallets on a one for one basis or gain a PVC from customer. - Ensure regular communication with the Transport Office. - Observe and adhere to site procedures at each delivery point. - Ensure correct completion of a defect report as and when required. - Any other duties as reasonably required.   Competence Requirements:   - Possession of LGV Class 1 Licence. - Excellent attention to detail. - Ability to work without direct supervision. - Adaptable and methodical approach to work/ training. - Conscientious and reliable. - Professional and approachable. - Excellent communication skills - Ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure. - Effectively prioritise work load in order to meet set deadlines. - Able to work using own initiative or as part of a team. - Knowledge of Road Transport Directive and current drivers’ hours.   Shifts : Various start windows available   Click APPLY NOW t o kick-start your application and become one step closer to becoming part of the award winning logistics
Culina Group Sheffield, United Kingdom
11/01/2018
Part time
Casual LGV Drivers  Site: Sheffield Core Days :    Any 5 from 7 Core Hours:  Days and nights shifts available, however due to the nature of the role you will be expected to adopt a flexible approach to your working hours      Key Responsibilities   - Accurately and safely delivering customer product within the specified delivery area. - Regularly liaising with the Transport Office to report and update any challenges, reportable matters and completion of run. - Undertaking multi drop delivery, collection or trunking as required. - Recording deliveries and following specific instructions for each customer site. - Maintaining good working order of Great Bear vehicles and any equipment on board, ensuring that any service requirements are reported as they occur. - Completing daily vehicle checks. - Ensuring that reasonable care is taken at all times and that Health and Safety Policies are adhered to.     This list is not exhaustive and the successful position holder may be required to carry out any task which the Company might reasonably require you to do.      Transferrable Skills   - Digi-Card and Class 1 Driving Licence, with no more than 6 points on licence. - Current Driver CPC Card Required. - Must be a team player and must be considerate of his/her colleagues. - The successful candidate will also drive to the highest standards putting the safety of themselves and other road users at the forefront of their driving actions. - Must adopt a flexible approach to working.
Culina Group Hereford, United Kingdom
11/01/2018
Full time
Casual LGV Class 1 Driver Location: Hereford Reporting to: Transport Shift Manager Do you want to work for an award winning, successful Company? Then look no further - Culina Group, Motor Transport Award winner 2014 is now recruiting.   Culina Group a well established leader in the logistics market is recruiting for a Casual LGV Class 1 Driver at our Hereford depot.   The role holder will be responsible for but not limited to the following: -    Adhering to the signing in and out procedure and ensuring correct and thorough completion of paperwork -    Observing and adhering to all company rules and procedures, including all aspects of Health, Safety and Hygiene -    Maintaining a good working knowledge of Culina Logistics and operations within the Transport Department -    Maintaining a high standard of behaviour and appearance that upholds and enhances to Company image -    Effectively managing own working time in line with the Road Transport Directive -    Ensuring you carry the required number of completed tachographs at all times and adhering to tachograph rules and EU Driver hours regulations at all times -    Ensuring completion of daily vehicle checks in line with Company procedure -    Maintaining unit and trailer, checking temperature of trailer as per customer EFFSIS requirements -    Making deliveries to customers’ premises, acting in a professional manner at all times -    Reporting immediately any problems regarding delivery arrival times or delays or discrepancies with the load to the Transport Shift Manager as per Driver’s manual -    Ensuring all Proof of Deliveries (PODs) are signed and returned to the transport office after delivery -    Ensuring regular communication with the Transport Office -    Observing and adhering to site procedures at each delivery point -    Ensuring that all PODs are signed and all required documentation i.e. timesheets is correctly completed -    Ensuring correct procedure for defect reporting  Competence Requirements: -    Possession of LGV Class 1 Licence -    Excellent attention to detail. Excellent communication skills -    Ability to work without direct supervision -    Adaptable and methodical approach to work/ training -    Conscientious and reliable. Professional and approachable   -    Ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure -    Effectively prioritise work load in order to meet set deadlines -    Able to work using own initiative or as part of a team -    Knowledge of Road Transport Directive and current drivers’ hours -    Professional, approachable and helpful to ensure smooth running of the general operation