LGV HGV Class 1 Driver

Full Time Permanent

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Company Description

Fowler Welch – a multi-award winning logistics provider who deliver a range of products and services to retailers and wholesalers across the nation. We live by a simple set of values: to delight our customers, maximise our efficiency, be socially responsible and promote being an employer of choice.

We are now recruiting for LGV HGV Class 1 Drivers on a full time, permanent basis at our Hilsea site.

General haulage work consisting of collections and delivering fresh produce into RDC's.

Average day is around 12.5 hours (in line with working time directive)

Nights out available but not compulsory

Job Description


* Wednesday to Saturday – 10.00 and 13.00 and 23.59 start times

* Tuesday to Saturday – 13.00 and 18.00 start times

* Thursday to Monday – 23.00 start

* Friday to Monday – 12.00 start

* Friday to Tuesday – 23.59 start

* 4 on 4 off – 10.00, 11.00 and 12.00 start

* Friday – Saturday – 10.00 start

* Thursday – Saturday – 12.00 start

Salary: rates per shift (dependent on hours worked)

OTE yearly earning of: £35k – 40k

AM starts:

* Monday to Friday rates: £123.00 – £163.00

* Saturday rates: £149.00 – £189.00

* Sunday rates: £182.00 – £233.00

PM starts:

* Monday to Friday rates: £158.00 – £190.00

* Saturday rates: £184.00 – £218.00

* Sunday rates: £227.00 – £270.00

**£250 quarterly paid performance bonus scheme**


* Possession of LGV Class 1 Licence

* Current CPC

* Knowledge of Road Transport Directive and current drivers’ hours.

* Excellent communication skills

* Ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure.

* Effectively prioritise workload in order to meet set deadline

Additional Information

In return, we offer:

* Fully funded CPC training that takes place on a paid working day

* Fowler Welch ‘Safedrive’ Scheme – we reward our drivers on safe, efficient and legally compliant driving, with the potential of earning an extra £1,000 a year!

* Fowler Welch ‘Collision Free Year’ awards and associated yearly prize draws

* Coveted ‘Driver of the Year’ accolade – highlighting our very best drivers and rewarding them with prizes including £500 of vouchers

* Free Fowler Welch Healthcare Cash Plan

* Free Life Insurance as a Fowler Welch employee equal to three times your basic salary

* Competitive Pension Scheme

* Recognition schemes for our exceptional employees – monthly winners receive £100 of shopping vouchers

When our staff have passion for what they do they work with more care and attention which is reflected to our clients, Click APPLY NOW to #JoinOurWinningTeam and begin your career today

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