LGV / HGV Cat C+E / Class 1 Driver Nights Motherwell

£11 - £12 hourly
  • XPO Logistics (Transport)
  • Motherwell, United Kingdom
  • 18/12/2017
Full time Multi drop

Job Description

Vacancy Details

Position LGV / HGV Cat C+E / Class 1 Driver Nights

Reference 13202

Location Motherwell

Salary £11.68

Hours 45

Job description

DRIVERS - CLASS 1 (CAT C+E) - Motherwell

XPO Logistics is an international transport, logistics and freight forwarding company, with annual turnover of €9.2 billion in 2014. XPO Logistics develops high added value solutions in its three business units all across the world, and places sustainable development at the heart of all its activities. It is established in 27 countries, employs 52,000 people and has the largest fleet in Europe.

XPO Logistics is a success story and we`d like to tell you a bit about us and our permanent, full time opportunities for Class 1 Drivers in Motherwell.

XPO Logistics is growing. We`ve recently won some prestigious contracts and have over 200 sites in the UK. In fact we`re the 2nd largest logistics company in the UK and currently have over 1250 drivers working for us. We have a new contract kicking off and we need the best available Class 1 drivers. Ideally you will also possess a Counterbalance FLT licence, but don`t worry if you don`t,one of the things we pride our-self on is our training, so you will soon have one!

The contract is working nights, you work starting around 0100 driving to client sites on a multi drop basis. This though is not like your ordinary roles, but one with responsibility, You will be a key holder at each site, and you will utilise the customers counter balance forklifts to unload the pallets for them and then lock up and move to the next site, typically working on around 9 drops per night.

What does this mean for you?
The role will certainly offer you stability, career progression and the opportunity to be part of our success story. We are looking for drivers who are professional in their approach and have a strong customer facing skills. In return, you are guaranteed 40 hours per week plus a host of other advantages including the company`s `your choice` benefit scheme.

A bit about you
You`ll relish a challenge and be determined to provide the best service to all of our customers
You`ll possess a Class 1 licence with no more than 6 penalty points
Ideally you will hold a RTITB Counterbalance ticket (but this can be trained)
Good Knowledge of the UK road network
Good Knowledge of drivers hours rule and road traffic regulations.

What we can offer you in return
An attractive holiday package
Quality uniform provided
Discounts for holidays, airport parking, high street retailers, supermarkets, cinemas and theme parks
Job stability in a growing, dynamic business that puts people at the heart of everything we do
Funded training and development through our training team, including ongoing CPC training.

We are a leading global player in the supply chain industry. Our services range from managing the e-commerce operation for major high street retailers to handling the distribution for renowned blue chip businesses. With over 14,000 employees in the UK and over 52,000 across the World we are continuing to grow and go from strength to strength throughout our business.

We have a compelling vision for the future and need exceptional talent to achieve this - which is where you come in.

If you are interested please click apply below.

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