Are you looking for stability in a role offering great benefits and regular hours? Then we want you!
We are looking for LGV Drivers (Class 1) to join us on one of the following shifts:
05:00 Start - Thursday, Friday, Saturday 07:00 Start - All days available - please specify your preference (M/T/W/T/F/S/S) 17:00 Start - Thursday, Friday, Saturday 19:00 Start - All days available - please specify your preference (M/T/W/T/F/S/S) 21:00 Start - Sunday and Monday
These shift patterns would be ideal for those wanting to reduce their current working hours or work around other responsibilities. Please let us know which shift you would be interested in when you apply. If you are wanting casual work on an ad hoc basis, please let us know.
We are Fowler Welch – a multi-award winning logistics provider who deliver a range of products and services to retailers and wholesalers across the nation. We live by a simple set of values: to delight our customers, maximise our efficiency, be socially responsible and promote being an employer of choice.
Most importantly, we wouldn’t be able to deliver the highest quality service to our customers without dedicated, knowledgeable and experienced staff. This is why we strive to create a working environment that is enjoyable for all.
In your role as an LGV Driver, you will be operating refrigerated articulated vehicles, delivering and collecting chilled stock from Local and Regional Distribution Centres, as well as Farms and Packhouses across the UK.
As a Fowler Welch LGV Driver, you will receive a competitive basic salary with increased shift premiums for weekend and night hours. Overtime opportunities will be available to increase your earning potential, as well as occasional nights out.
In return for your hard work and dedication, we offer the added bonus of an excellent benefits package, which include – but are not limited to – the following:
- Fully funded CPC training that takes place on a paid working day - Fowler Welch ‘Safedrive’ Scheme – we reward our drivers on safe, efficient and legally compliant driving, with the potential of earning an extra £1,000 a year! - Fowler Welch ‘Collision Free Year’ awards and associated yearly prize draws - Coveted ‘Driver of the Year’ accolade – highlighting our very best drivers and rewarding them with prizes including £500 of vouchers and Jet2 flight tickets - Free exclusive motoring discounts on servicing, MOTs and tyres at our carefully selected garages - Free Legal Insurance and Protection as a Fowler Welch Commercial Vehicle Driver - Free Fowler Welch Health Cash Plan. We fund a care plan for our employees that covers an array of medical fees including dental and optical - with no cost for you! You even have the option to increase your totals or add family members to the plan for a small monthly fee - Free Life Insurance as a Fowler Welch employee equal to three times your basic salary - Auto enrolment onto our competitive pension scheme - ‘Cycle 2 Work’ Scheme – save up to 42% on the cost of a new bike and necessary equipment - Recognition schemes for our exceptional employees – monthly winners receive £100 of shopping vouchers - Exclusive discounts on a range of package holidays with Jet2Holidays - Discounted gym memberships at over 2,500 gyms across the UK
To be considered as an LGV Driver, we need you to have the following:
- Cat C+E Licence (Class 1) - A good understanding of the legal requirements regarding tachograph and driving hours - A professional manner and conduct when dealing with our customers
Other companies may call this role Class 1 Driver, HGV Driver, Lorry Driver, Large Goods Vehicle Driver, Delivery Driver or Driver.
Previous experience within a similar driving role is not a requirement for us – we will take on newly qualified drivers with a hard-working attitude and a willingness to learn.
To be considered for the role of an LGV Driver, please apply via the button shown. Apply today and join us on the road to success!
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