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Class 1 Driver

Logistics done differently.


£1,000 joining bonus paid after completing 13 weeks at site.


Here at GXO, we’re looking for Class 1 Drivers to join our team in Tamworth, partnering with our customer, Premier Foods. Whether you’re an experienced HGV Driver with C+E entitlement or you’re newly qualified and looking for an organisation to provide coaching and development this role is perfect for you! The role is a ‘clean’ driving job, only completing factory clearances and DC deliveries, there is no requirement to unload manually at delivery points. Keep reading to find out more!


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re currently able to guarantee a minimum of 40 hours per week covering a Wednesday to Saturday, with start times between 15:00 & 21:00. For this shift pattern, your minimum weekly earnings will be £896, with a maximum weekly earning potential of £1319.


If afternoons are not for you, we can also offer a Friday to Monday shift, guaranteeing you a minimum of 40 hours per week but with start times between 00:00 and 03:00. For this shift, your minimum weekly earnings will be £839, with a maximum weekly earning potential of £1254.


In addition, we offer on-going CPC training, 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 including access to GXO University – an online learning platform meaning your development will never end – sounds good right?


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Delivering a variation of ambient goods to a mix of both distribution centres and cash & carry’s
  • You’ll be conducting between 1 and 3 drops per day depending on your dedicated route
  • Conduct relevant vehicle safety checks prior to leaving the depot to ensure your truck is safe for operation
  • Ensure all delivery paperwork is completed accurately and on-time


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • A full UK driving licence with C+E entitlement
  • An up to date CPC and digital tachograph
  • A maximum of 6 penalty points (no IN, DR, DD, or DG endorsements)
  • Adaptable and flexible in your approach


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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