• Job Reference: 5440
  • Date Posted: 7 January 2021
  • Employer: DHL Supply Chain
  • Location: Thirsk, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £30,758 Per Month
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description


Job Type: Class 1 Driver - Trunking
Salary: £30,750 (Late/Night shift)
Contract Type: Permanent and Full Time 50 hour contract (breaks included)
Shift Pattern: Monday-Friday
Customer: Inspired Pet Nutrition

Easily accessible from the A168

This site is one of DHL's newest and is equipped with up to date equipment including a fleet of brand new vehicles!

Are you a motivated, organized individual seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity in a fast-paced environment?  Would you enjoy being part of a dedicated team that works together to create a relevant, memorable difference in the lives of our customers and employees?  If you're looking for change, and you're ready to make changes … we're looking for you.

At DHL our business is logistics, but people are our passion. With over 500,000 team members in 220 countries, we attract and retain great talent. We are one of the most innovative, most culturally diverse companies on the planet. We provide unmatched opportunities for personal and professional development. We really are a, “Best Place to Work.”

If this sounds like a team you'd like to join … keep reading.

We make promises to our customers, and we'll make promises to you too.  The key responsibilities in this role include;

  • A night shift is available with start times between 15.00-18.00
  • Trunking animal feed between customers depots and DHL depots
  • Ensure all Company documents relating to loads are fully completed in line with internal procedures
  • Assist with the loading and unloading

You won't find another job like the one you'll find with DHL Supply Chain.  Now, here's what we need from you:

  • Hold a valid Driving License (Catergory C+E)
  • Hold a Driver CPC qualification and Digital Tachograph Card
  • Drive in a safe and efficient manner, ensuring adherence to parking, speed and road signage
  • Work safely within the Health and safety environmental guidelines, and ensure all vehicle checks are carried out prior to commencement of work
  • Are flexible in approach to work, and work effectively as part of a team, providing support in resolving problems and have a can do, right first time and passionate approach
  • Work within all legal parameters of drivers hours and working time directive legislation, being fully compliant with tachograph and break requirements
  • Have basic mechanical understanding

What will you get in return?

As a part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of our excellent benefits which could include; 25 days holiday, pension scheme, medical cover, retail discounts, flexible working, training, development and secondments opportunities and MANY MORE.

What you'll need to do next?

If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.

We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the UK. We want to ensure that the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.

The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organisation.