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Class 1 Driver

Date: 19-May-2021

Location: Tamworth, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.


Are you an HGV Driver with C+E entitlement? Perhaps you’re newly qualified and looking for an organisation to provide coaching and development? Or maybe you’re an experienced Driver but want full-time, permanent working hours so you know exactly when your next shift is?


Here at XPO, we’re looking for Class 1 Drivers to join our team in Tamworth, partnering with our customer, Premier Foods. You’ll be working a minimum of 48 hours per week on either an ‘any 5 from 7’ shift pattern or a fixed shift of Friday to Monday – whichever you’d prefer!


Pay, benefits and more:


In return for your hard work, we're offering competitive OTE earnings of between £41.5k and £44k per annum dependant on shift. 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 XPO University – an online learning platform meaning your development will never end – sounds good right?


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Delivering a variety 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 XPO:


  • 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.


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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