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HGV Class 1 Night Shunter

Date: 17-Jun-2022

Location: Braunstone, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.


Are you an HGV driver fed up with not knowing when you’re working next, or when your work will die down? Are you an experienced night yard shunter looking for work in a stable industry during these strange times?? If you answered yes, then look no further - XPO Logistics is recruiting! We’re looking for a full-time, permanent Class 1 HGV Shunter Driver to join us based on our site in Braunstone, Leicester


Pay, benefits and more.


You’ll be working as a Yard Shunter on site 4 on 4 off nights (1700 to 0500Hrs). In return for your hard work, we’ll offer you a competitive salary of £26,000. You’ll also have access to a variety of high street discounts, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension, holiday pay, and many other perks including ongoing training.


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • You’ll be performing trailer movements in our busy regional yard
  • You will be driving a Tug on-site so previous experience would be an advantage
  • All work is yard based, no road work is expected
  • You must have shunting experience as some manoeuvres are in confined spaces


What you need to succeed at XPO:


  • Ideally LGV / HGV C+E / Class 1 Entitlement on your licence   
  • If a trained yard shunter without HGV Class 1, we will look to upskill your current licence       
  • No more than 6 points, with no DD or DR endorsements present
  • CPC and Digital Tacho card


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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