We have an exciting opportunity arise for experienced HGV2 Drivers within the Milton Keynes Area to start immediately for one of the UK’s most prestigious food produce companies.
We are currently hiring for Class 2 Drivers to join our team! This is a very important role as it ensures the accurate, safe and timely delivery of food ingredients to Stores throughout the UK whilst maintaining an excellent level of customer service. We expect drivers to comply with road laws and regulations as well as making sure the relevant vehicle checks are complete before the start of every shift.
We’re looking for HGV2 drivers with the following attributes:
- Holding a good understanding of Health and Safety Legislation for Food Safety Standards.
- Good geographic knowledge of UK roads.
- A full UK Category C license with no more than 6 penalty points. New passes are welcome!
- Valid CPC and Digital Tachograph cards are a must.
- Must be physically fit as heavy lifting can be involved.
- Good Time keeping skills.
Ideally you will have at least 1 years current driving experience with multi-drop delivery experience but this isn’t compulsory. It’s beneficial if you have existing knowledge/experience in the chilled food industry as well as being able to deal with heavy goods, you will have the ability to build and maintain good working relationships with customers, colleagues and managers with the ability to work within a team to achieve daily targets.
Full training, induction and support will be provided to candidates for the first 2 Months.
Shift patterns vary between 04:00am to 08:00am and 16:00pm – 19:00pm depending on volumes. Our client operate 7 days a week and would be expected to complete 4 x 10/12 hour shifts a week!
Pay rates vary from £16.00 to £17.08 per hour basic with overtime rates paid in excess of £25.00 per hour after 48 hours. Full time contracts offered to suitable candidates which include health care plans, license entitlement progression, free on site parking and company discounts on food and products.
If you’re interested and would like to know more, please apply below or contact us between 08:00am – 17:00pm Monday to Friday.