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Class 1 Driver

Logistics done differently.


Do you have a full UK driving licence with C+E entitlement? Maybe you’re newly qualified, looking for an organisation to kickstart your career with? Or maybe, you have a wealth of experience and just want to join a fantastic team, where you know you’ll be fully supported? Sound interesting so far? Read on! We have a role for you.


Here at GXO, working together with Waitrose, we’re looking for Class 1 Drivers to join our team in Leyland, working in partnership with one of our prestigious grocery customers. You’ll be working a minimum of 45 hours per week, covering an ‘any 5 from 7’ shift pattern.


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re looking to offer a basic hourly rate of £15.00, plus a 25% shift premium for hours worked between 18:00 – 22:00, increasing to 33.33% for hours worked between 22:00 – 06:00. Based on a basic 45-hour week your target earnings could range between £34,000 - £43,000 per annum, depending on whether you cover days or nights. We’re also offering a £1,000 bonus which will be payable after 6 months service! In addition, we offer holiday pay, access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension, and many other perks! Unique to the Leyland site, you'll have access to a subsidised on-site gym, subsidised staff shop and a subsidised canteen serving hot and cold food options, as well as ongoing CPC training!


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Conduct temperature-controlled deliveries to retail stores involving the use of tail and scissor lifts – all training will be provided
  • Provide exemplary customer service when delivering to retail outlets
  • Always ensure the safe and legal operation of your vehicle, reporting any vehicle issues at the earliest opportunity


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • A full UK driving licence with C+E entitlement
  • No more than 6 penalty points (No IN, DD, DR, or DG endorsements)
  • An up to date CPC and digital tachograph


Be part of something big.


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here. 

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