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HGV Class 1 Driver Barrow Upon Soar

Date: 28-Sep-2021

Location: Barrow Upon Soar, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

Would you like to work Monday to Friday, on our day shift? with weekends, bank holidays and even Christmas off? You will be driving one of our modern fleet of vehicles and trailers and will be opening the curtains for the customers to offload the goods. Fancy doing only 2 to 3 drops per day then back to base. Perhaps you have recently passed your Class 1 licence and you are looking for your first driving job, with a company that won’t just throw you a set of keys and hope for the best, but who will develop you into a professional career driver? If all the above sounds good, then please read on!

Pay, benefits and more.


We are currently recruiting LGV CE Drivers to join our team in Barrow Upon Soar, working in partnership with British Gypsum. 


  • Guaranteed 48hrs per week
  • Average 55hrs worked: Mon-Fri: £44,000
  • Additional shifts available for overtime: £19.50 Sat, £26.00 Sun
  • Tramping available, Mon-Fri: £50,000+
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays all paid at an average pay


Free ongoing training including annual CPC. Access to learning through the XPO University. Pensions scheme, Death in service payments, thousands of discounts on the high street through our Your Choice service. Cycle to work scheme, discounted Will writing services and much more. Not only all of this you will be working with a great team, from drivers to Transport ops and even the managers!


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • You will be safely driving our HGV Class 1 Vehicles in a courteous manner
  • Delivering Gypsum products to customers making 2 to 3 drops per day
  • Making sure all goods are correctly strapped before commencing journeys
  • Driving the latest equipment and operating to FORS Silver level safety standards


What you need to succeed at XPO:

  • Valid LGV C+E Licence
  • An up to date CPC and DIGI card
  • No more than 6 points on your licence
  • No DD, DR or IN endorsements showing on your licence

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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