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HGV Class 1 Driver

Date: Feb 19, 2021

Location: Kent, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.


Are you a Class 1 Driver looking for the security of guaranteed full-time hours and a permanent contract? Do you like the idea of working for one of the most forward-thinking and fast-growing logistics companies out there? Are you a newly qualified class 1 driver looking for a new position?


We’re looking for full-time, permanent Class 1 Drivers to join us at our XPO site in Dover. Shift rota of 4 on 3 off and 4 on 5 off rotating between days and nights. Days start time between 6-10am and nights 6-10pm. Contracted hours are 38.5 per week but overtime available with 40 hours per week guaranteed. Additional monthly payments on top of annual salary for a FLT licence. Newly passed drivers welcome.   


Pay, benefits and more:


In return for your hard work, we are offering an hourly rate of £11.85 per hour and additional monthly payments for a FLT licence. You’ll also receive holiday pay, access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Ensure that all collections and deliveries are made in a safe, secure and timely manner
  • Flexible in your approach to ensure all customer expectations are met and exceeded
  • Adhere to and keep up to date with various transport and driving regulations
  • Always comply with company’s health and safety procedures


What you need to succeed at XPO:


  • Full UK driving licence (with C&E entitlement)
  • Driver CPC
  • Must be security checked- SC clearance required by start date
  • Must be able to supply a 5-year checkable work history
  • No more than six points on your licence (as well as no DD, DR or IN endorsements)


Be part of something big.


XPO 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 XPO 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.

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