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HGV Class 1 Driver

Date: 18-Jul-2021

Location: Newport, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.


Are you an LGV C+E Driver looking for Monday to Friday work? Would you like to be part of a close-knit team of specialist drivers? Do you have previous experience transporting timber, or would you like to get into this industry? If the answers are yes, then please read one. We have both Day and Night work for this site.


Pay, benefits and more.


You will be working from our customer site in Alexandra Docks, Newport, delivering timber across the West and South West of the UK. You will work Monday to Friday, 50 hours per week with the hourly rate being £11.00 (Plus Nights Premium if working Night Shift). You’ll have access to a variety of high street discount cycle to work schemes, a workplace pension, and ongoing CPC training, always keeping you up to date.


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • You will be delivering across the Southern Region to a network of stores
  • You will be fully trained in the loading and strapping of the specialist product
  • You will work 1 to 2 nights out per week
  • Joining a team of specialist drivers, you will become an expert in the delivery of wood products
  • The night role will be trunking working Monday to Friday Nights


What you need to succeed at XPO:


  • Maximum of 6 points on your licence with no DD or DR endorsements
  • Valid CPC and Tacho Card
  • LGV C+E Licence entitlement


It’d be great if you also have:


  • Previous experience of timber transport would be a benefit


Be part of something big.


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. 

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