LGV 1 Driver

  • Job Reference: 2100A0U
  • Date Posted: 13 October 2021
  • Employer: DHL Express
  • Website: https://www.dhl.co.uk/en/express.html
  • Location: Derby
  • Remote Working: Temporarily remote due to COVID-19
  • Salary: £33,280
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

LGV 1 Drivers – Great New Rates of Pay Available!
• Location - East Midlands Airport (Derby)
• Flexible Shifts Patterns Available

About us
DHL Express UK is part of the Deutsche Post DHL Group - the world’s most international company. We operate in more than 220 countries and territories worldwide, enabling us to provide exceptional national and international career development opportunities. Within DHL Express’s pursuit to be The Logistics Company of the World we engage in a number of initiatives such as – Go Teach, Go Green and Go Help. Our people values and focus on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion has been certified and DHL Express UK is ranked #1 Great Place to Work Europe and a Global Top Employer

About the Role
We are currently seeking LGV 1 Drivers for our distribution facilities located in East Midlands Airport (Derby)

As a Professional LGV 1 Driver with DHL, you will be the face of the company representing our brand;

You will responsible for:
• Completing daily safety checks, safe loading and securing load of vehicle
• Ensuring correct completion of DHL data and documentation
• Completing scheduled deliveries
• Accurately record working and driving hours
• Adherence to the Health and Safety and Security of cargo requirements

Our Promise to You
• An excellent pay structure, including shift allowance
• Eligibility to participate in the company bonus scheme
• Flexible shift patterns available
•  22 Days Annual leave entitlement increasing per year served (capped to 26 days)
• Family friendly company policies including Enhanced Maternity Leave
• Access to Employee portal offering DHL Exclusive benefits and discounts
• Certified Mental Health First Aiders and access to Virtual Wellbeing Centre
• Access to enhanced company pension
• Internal training and career development programmes
• Work in a rapidly-growing and stable industry
• Free onsite parking
• Full company uniform provided
• Modern and well maintained fleet

Your Profile – Skill sets and Attributes
• Friendly and helpful
• Good communication skills
• Good planning and organisational skills
• Self-motivated with ability to work alone for extended periods
• Prior LGV driving experience would be beneficial with Cat C+E license and DCPC Card but full training is available
• Aged over 21 years

What’s Next?
• Apply now and upload your CV online.
• Please note: Due to the nature of our business we are regulated by the CAA (Civil Aviation Authority), therefore it is compulsory for all applicants once offered employment to provide a full 5 year employment history. Additional to this we are required to carry out a Criminal Record check.