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HGV Class 1 Driver - Reading (Nights)

Posted: 18 Sep 2021 Closes: 18 Oct 2021
Reading, England, United Kingdom Competitive
Permanent & Full-time -444516785

Area: Region 7
Department: Linehaul - West Midlands
Shift Pattern: 5 out of 7
Working Pattern: Nights Only (Monday - Friday Only)
Company Description

DPD is one of the fastest growing express parcel delivery companies in the UK, with a turnover of£1.9billion. As a multi award-winning company that has beenvoted the nation's favourite parcel carrier for eight years running, we have a very clear strategy to support our enviable position. We will deliver the best service, use the best technology, recruit and retain the best people in the industry and be the UK's most sustainable delivery company.

Job Description

As a Class 1 trunking driver you'll be making bulk collections & deliveries between various DPD sites and customers nationwide. You will be driving a modern fleet on an agreed shift pattern delivering palette loads to HGV friendly locations

Qualifications

  • A valid UK Class 1 Driving Licence

  • A valid UK CPC Card

  • A valid UK Digital Tachograph Card

Additional Information

As a Class 1 Driver you:
  • Will work any 5 out of 7 shifts with variable start and finish times

  • Will be prepared to be flexible with start / finish times in line with company requirements

  • Occasionally may be required to assist with loading and unloading

  • Will be customer focused, friendly and have a enthusiastic approach
As an employee of DPD you will benefit from:
  • An excellent pay structure with a potential for overtime

  • A a generous company benefits package including retail discounts, access to medical & dental cover and many more

  • A company pension scheme

  • An excellent annual leave entitlement rising with length of service

  • Career stability with development opportunities

  • Free company uniform

  • Full and unique training and induction

  • Fully funded CPC renewal

  • Modern and well maintained fleet
DPD is a Valuable 500 company and a Disability Confident Employer

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