Share this Job

HGV Class 1 Driver Days / Tramping Newport

Date: 19-Jul-2022

Location: Newport, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.


 We are currently hiring HGV Class 1 Drivers to work from our Newport depot. We can provide guaranteed hours with flexible start times, and not only do you get to work with a great bunch of people, but weekends and bank holidays  are all yours too! Don’t worry, if you don’t want them to yourself though, XPO always has opportunities for you to support other contracts!


Newly qualified?


That’s great!  We can’t wait to develop you from driving school to an experienced driver, with mentoring, nursery routes to help those new into the industry get used to making deliveries with easy to navigate locations, and regular training updates.


Pay, benefits and more.


In return for your hard work, we offer loads of amazing benefits including;


  • Monday to Friday 
  • Guaranteed 50 hours per week
  • On target earnings of £34,016
  • This includes weekly retention bonus of £82.50 per week.
  • Plus an additional £25.50 per night away
  • Ongoing CPC training
  • Regularly updated fleet and trailers, with units including fridges
  • Access to a variety of high street discounts; from a new car to meals out
  • Learning with the XPO University from Level 2 to up to Level 7 courses
  • Career prospects that could take you from the truck into management, or training roles
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Automatic enrolment on our Workplace Pension Scheme
  • Potential to upskill to operate the Moffett


 Work life balance role:

Weekends off AND a Christmas shutdown - ever heard of such a thing! we have and we do!


Not only will you benefit from all the above, and more, you will also be joining a great team that is dedicated to getting Timber products to the people of Great Britain.


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • start time 0500 daily with a finish planned scheduled between 15-1600
  • You will be making on average 1-6 drops at Jewson branches across Wales and the South West


  • You will be delivering Timber products for mechanical offload

What you need to succeed at XPO:


  • A maximum of no more than 6 points on your license
  • Up to date CPC and Digital Tacho Card
  • No DD, DR points on your license



XPO is a leading provider of world-class 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. Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 

Job Segment: Bank, Banking, Finance