HGV Multi Drop Driver

  • Job Reference: 431360139-2
  • Date Posted: 25 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Bidfood
  • Location: Chepstow, Gwent
  • Salary: £33,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Driving, Transport
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Would you like to work for a growing and stable company? Do you hold a Class C LGV driving license and have experience in multi drop deliveries? If yes, please read on!

HGV Multi Drop Driver (Home every evening)
Chepstow, NP16 6UD
£33,000 per Annum
Full Time - 48 hours p/w Monday - Friday (optional overtime at enhanced rate for Saturdays)

The chances are you'll have eaten our food, so why not share our success and come and work for us?

We're a great company to work for and we have permanent opportunities for drivers to become part of the transport department in our Chepstow Depot. At our depots we make over 5,000 deliveries to our customers each week, we have a number of teams who work together to deliver service excellence to our customers every day.

Our Drivers make our customers' lives easier. We return the favour.

This is a role for Drivers who enjoy meeting people - and delivering a service that makes their customers' lives easier. Whilst you're caring for our customers, we'll be caring for you. We'll give you supportive, flexible managers, who understand your role, and what you need from them, as well as great tech and equipment. You'll also be home every night, and able to work the majority of your shifts Monday to Friday, with only some Saturday working. We're proud of the way we treat our drivers - from the training we give, to the fact that during the pandemic we've kept our driving teams together.

About the HGV Multi Drop Driver role:

This isn't a lonely, long-distance driving role. You'll be delivering great food and other catering products to a huge range of customers, from restaurants, pubs, and schools, to care homes and hospitals all across Wales, Gloucester, Swindon, Bristol and surrounding areas.

Our vehicles are all kitted out with the latest tech, including telematics, but you'll have to use plenty of initiative to find the drop off points. Once there, you'll be delivering the goods straight to the chefs and managers who make the orders - so building up a good rapport with them is important. You'll also be the one transferring the goods from your lorry to the customer - on cages and pallets. Some orders can be large, so it's a job with a real physical element.

About the Successful HGV Multi-Drop Driver Candidate:

Efficient and organised, you need to enjoy the challenge of being given a lorry full of goods and getting it to the right people at the right time. Personality is key. You'll interact with the customers at every drop off - so you'll need to enjoy meeting them, and doing all you can to make their life easier. Plus, you need to able to move cages and pallets that can be heavy.

Qualifications-wise, you need a category C LGV License. You'll also have your digital tachograph driver card and your Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC), or be willing to train for it. We'll pay for ongoing CPC development to help you keep these qualifications up to date.

Benefits of the HGV Multi-Drop Driver Role at Bidfood:

You'll be home every night. It's a 5 shifts in 7 days model, but the majority of your shifts will fall Monday to Friday, with occasional Saturday working.

Then there's:

  • 33 days' paid holiday
  • Great healthcare benefits
  • Pension
  • Exclusive range of over 4,000 high street discounts.

How to apply for the HGV Multi Drop Driver role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this Driver job, just click "apply" today and watch out for an email giving you more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any other supporting documents you may have.

You must be eligible to work in the UK.

Other suitable skills and experience includes: HGV, Multiple drop Driver, Multiple Location Driver, Food Delivery, Multi Temperature Driver, Class C Delivery Driver, Ambient Temperature Driver, Class C Driver Chepstow, LGV Driver.